Yastimadhu

Yastimadhu

Yastimadhu {Glycerrhiza glabra} Yastimadhu also know as Liquorice balances Vata and Pitta Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Good for pacifying Vata and Pitta Taste – Sweet Energetics – Cooling Main Traditional Action: Rasayana,  nerve and eye tonic...
Tulsi

Tulsi

Tulsi or Holy Basil  {Ocimum Sanctum} Holy Basil is called Tulsi in Ayurveda and it balances both kapha and vata doshas. Ayurvedic Characteristics and Uses Effect on doshas – Decreases Kapha and Vata; the seeds decrease Pitta Taste  – Pungent, bitter Energetics –...
Turmeric

Turmeric

Turmeric {Curcuma Longa}  Turmeric is referred to in Ayurveda as Haridra and balances all three doshas. Ayurvedic Characteristics and Uses Effect on doshas – Decreases or pacifies Kapha and Vata, and due to its bitter taste it helps pacify Pitta making it a tri-doshic...