Entries by Karin Lakshmi Gunthor

Ayurveda and Endometriosis

Below are the results of Panchkarma treatment at Lakshmi Ayurveda for a client with Endometriosis. Endometriosis is an ailment where the cells normally found lining the uterus are also found in other areas of the body, usually within the pelvis. Endometrial tissue can be found in the ovary where it can form cysts and often […]

Student treatments are now available!

You may recognise Nadia from your visits to the Lakshmi shop. We are so grateful to have her on the Lakshmi team and for her friendly presence to all our clients In addition to her work at the clinic she has been busy studying Ayurveda and marma therapy and has just finished her certification as […]

Tamda Kharal

Preparing from scratch with the help of this essential ancient tool. An authentic Tamda Kharal. A mortar and pestle used for centuries by Vaidya’s to prepare Ayurvedic medicines. The stone is called Tamda and it naturally contains copper which is said to enhance the therapeutic effect when preparing Ayurvedic herbs using it. It’s not a […]

Alice is having a Tarpana treatment!

Have you heard of this unique Ayurvedic treatment before? If you suffer from poor eyesight, dry or puffy eyes, and other eye conditions this might be the right treatment for you. Here at the clinic we stress the importance of taking care of our eyes from a young age to prevent degeneration. Ayurveda has a […]

A Classical Reference about Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha is frequently used in Ayurvedic pharmacology. Based on the prescription from your Ayurvedic practitioner, the powder can be taken with water, milk, honey or in the form of a leyham, making a delicious drink to help calm the nervous system! If you’re interested in learning how Ashwagandha could be beneficial for you, it’s suggested […]