Category Archives: CAAP

Benefits of herb Pippali (Piper Longum):

Indian Long Pepper or Pippali is an aromatic, slender and creeping herb found in tropical rain forests. The fruit is more useful and active when it is unripe. It is used after drying it under the sun / sunshade. Pippali is said to have a lot of benefits and is known to be beneficial in respiratory as […]

Naso-bronchial Allergy

Naso-bronchial Allergy Allergy is a hyperactive response of our immune system to substances like food, dust, pets like dogs and cats, pollen, drugs, molds etc. that are collectively called as allergens. Duration of allergies vary from person to person. For some its short time and for others it may continue for longer periods. Ayurveda suggests […]

Recipe of the Month

Ginger Tea Ingredients: ½ inch fresh ginger (thinly sliced) 1 tsp lime juice 1 tbsp honey Preparation: Boil the ginger in water for at least 10 minutes. For a stronger and tangier tea, allow to boil for 20 minutes or more, and use more slices of ginger. You really can’t over do it, so feel […]

10 Tips to Autumn-proof your Skin

Vata skin is characterized as dry, thin, delicate and cool to the touch. It is easily dehydrated, and comes under influence of dry windy weather. It is very important to take care of the skin during fall. Vata skin types, should follow the below mentioned tips for skin care: Eat more warm foods. Favor the sweet, […]

Miracle Herb: Ashwagandha

The name Ashwagandha is derived from Sanskrit language and is a combination of the word “ashva” –  meaning horse, and “gandha” –  meaning smell. Its root has a strong aroma like that of a Horse. Ashwagandha is used to tone, support, and revitalize bodily functions. It has been revered over time for its dual capacity to […]

Flavors of Fall

Fall is a transition season – when the hot summer is slowly transitioning to the cold winter! Dryness, windiness, roughness, and erratic weather are prominent features that fall brings – similar to the properties of vata dosha. When Vata bioenergy increases in our body, then One feels any of following symptoms: