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Healing with music

Healing with music

Music is the finest of the fine art and so is the poetry. Both are interwoven and form significant segment of India’s cultural opulence. The poem that is sung can soothe, change and redirect energy at the same time almost imperceptibly. Music is regarded as a bridge between the world of matter and the world of spirit. Recognising this mystic connection saints in all religions attuned themselves [...]
Epsom salt bath health benefits

Epsom salt bath health benefits

Epsom salt is not actually salt but a pure mineral compound formed of magnesium and sulfate. This naturally occurring compound offers various health benefits, especially if used for bath.. Other benefits of Epsom salts are related to gardening, skin and beauty, household uses and  treating various ailments.
Does Acupuncture Really Work?

Does Acupuncture Really Work?

Does acupuncture really work? It is a difficult question to answer. There is a body of evidence to support the claims of both camps – that acupuncture is a powerful healing method used for centuries by the Chinese or that it is a sham, and a means for charlatans to make a quick buck. Here is the evidence provided by both camps to enable you decide for yourself.
Bach flower remedies

Bach flower remedies

BACH FLOWER REMEDIES Edward Bach (1880-1936), a physician and graduate of Birmingham University and the University College Hospital, London, became convinced that stress, if unresolved, leads to physical distress. In 1930 he abandoned his practice at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital and went to live in the country. Once there, he identified medicinal healing agents in wild-flowers.
Tips on Fasting

Tips on Fasting

Tips on fasting A question arises, “when does fasting begin?” Fasting begins, not from the time the last meal is taken, but when a meal that is to be taken is omitted, that is, after the previous meal has been digested and the resulting wastes expelled, and hunger for the next meal is felt. This hunger is satisfied by drinking some water, not by eating. In the beginning for a day or two, [...]
Nature and Health

Nature and Health

Decades back, great hearts used to sit and relax under the shade of Banyan tree and they could solve their problems as it provides a positive atmosphere of peace and contentment. People were close to nature, they were healthy and they analyzed the life deeper. But those practices have become rare in today’s busy life, crowded with the running vehicles all around. When we think of our self to [...]
Art therapy benefits

Art therapy benefits

During World War II, art therapy was de­veloped and was used in treating victims of  “shell shock,” a term now referred to as posttraumatic stress syndrome. It was used to help patients express their feelings when words were insufficient. Following the war, the uses of art therapy were broad­ened. It is now used in many different pop­ulations, including traumatized children and adults, [...]
Cold ice packs, compresses and ice massage benefits

Cold ice packs, compresses and ice massage benefits

Cold packs, compresses, and ice massage: local cold applications Ice has a wide range of uses in modern medicine because of its five main effects: 1. Ice reduces sensation by slowing down the messages from local sensory nerve fibers to the brain. The numbing effect of ice is widely used in medicine to reduce discomfort of musculoskeletal injuries, such as bruises, muscle strains, hematomas, and fractures; [...]
Role of music and imagery in healing

Role of music and imagery in healing

A modality that affects physiological changes and, at the same time, expands the boundaries of consciousness to allow for new frames of mind sounds a little like magic. In actuality, it is achieved through the combination of two healing agents from the ancient world-music and imagery.
Self massage Techniques

Self massage Techniques

For centuries oil massage has been part of the routine of Indian households. A ‘keep-fit’ tradition enjoyed by everyone from babies to great grandmothers, it is an excellent way to combat the stress of modern life.
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