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|October 25, 2010||Posted by Dr Monica B Groover under Ancient Healing, Ayurveda, Body Constitution and Lifestyle, Diet, Education, Herbs, Learn Ayurveda, Online Ayurveda Courses, Student Assignments, Study Ayurveda, Theory of Ayurveda, Weight Loss, Yoga||
There are about 2 to 4 million sweat glands situated under the skin. They function mainly for regulation of body temperature and provide an emotional response. The watery secretion produced by these glands make the body moist and helps to cool the body temperature. The glands are under the control of sympathetic nervous system. Sweat contains water and some salts like sodium, chloride, potassium, urea, bicarbonate, calcium and other excretions from the body such as amino acids.
|October 18, 2010||Posted by Dr M Groover under 500 Hr Ayurveda practitioner, Ancient Healing, Distant learning, kallari, Learn Ayurveda, Marma, Online Ayurveda Courses, Student Assignments, Study Ayurveda||
Kallari is an ancient fighting system from Kerala, India. It is often called the “mother of all martial arts”. There are three main styles of Kalarapayattu, northern, southern and central, stemming from these regions of Kerala. Each of them have particular aspects and fighting skills that distinguish them from each other, such as the importance of ‘marmas’ (pressure-points) and the invocation of certain protective deities.