The current podcast unravels Unani Medicine, an ancient and traditional system of medicine. Listen to Dr. Mohammed Zulkifle to understand what Unani is, its origins, its fascinating journey from Egypt to India several centuries ago and how it is now an established system of medicine under AYUSH. Dr. Mohammed Zulkifle is Director-in-charge of National Institute[…]
These days social media posts are filled with photographs of yoga practitioners demonstrating their talents by posing various yoga asanas. Is yoga just about posing in front of a camera showing off your handstand, splits, or leg extension? With many practitioners coming from an artistic background like dance, gymnastics etc yoga asanas are easily[…]
In this episode of The Mindful Initiative Podcast, Introduction to Homeopathy, our guest Dr. Munavvar Shaikh, shares with us nuances, origins and recent developments in the field of Homeopathy. She approaches Homeopathy in a very holistic way by talking about Homeopathy, diet and Yoga. Homeopathy deals with treatment and remedies for various lifestyle[…]
To gain the full benefits of yoga, there are some principles one should follow. Yoga is about treating the body with the deepest respect. To do this, there are principles that were created along with yoga. Remembering that the body you have is the physical manifestation of your being, it is how we are[…]
Have you ever wondered why Yoga and Ayurveda are called sister sciences. Dr. Shubha Chetan breaks it down and explaining how lifestyle diseases like diabetes, high blood pressure etc can be managed through a combination of Yoga and Ayurveda.
There is a need to understand overall well being in a much holistic way specifically by unraveling knowledge passed on to us through Indian scriptures and people. With this podcast series, I will try and bridge the gap of India’s past and its present. Hoping that we can move to being happier and healthier[…]