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Ayurvastra: fashion values for the future

Ayurvastra: fashion values for the future

Kerala had ‘Ayurvastra’ researchers practicing centuries old traditional fabric treatment methods. Ayurvedic doctors and researchers prepare dyes, macerations and treatments that infuse the textiles with medicinal characteristics. These include chitrathai (ginger plant), tulsi (wild basil), Madagascar Periwinkle (vinca rosea), the tails of the bell plant and sandalwood, amongst others. The list is a highly curated selection of natural oils and plants that are integral to the science of Ayurvastra.

Q. How are A-type personalities (such as myself) handling the lock down?

Q. How are A-type personalities (such as myself) handling the lock down?

Q. How are A-type personalities (such as myself) handling the lockdown?
A. With utmost grace and serenity, hunkering down, keeping your mouth shut when required to and going with the flow.
Reality: I wish I did that when I could but I didn’t so help me lord, but I’m doing it now.

The Shift : What I Wish People Told Me Before I Embraced Clean Living

The Shift : What I Wish People Told Me Before I Embraced Clean Living

This is an important conversation I’ve wanted to have. And i wish someone had guided me as I took to clean living. A lot of people want to embrace clean living by using more natural products, supplements, diets and traditional techniques, I encourage you to 

The remover of obstacles

The remover of obstacles

Human-wildlife conflict is coming at a terrible cost to elephants. Our World Environment Day Special On World Environment Day I want to speak about how we treat elephants, the embodiment of Lord Ganesha. For years, India has been struggling with human-wildlife conflict. In three years 

The Slow Edit: The Introduction to the Art of Slow Living Workshops

The Slow Edit: The Introduction to the Art of Slow Living Workshops

Beejliving introduces Slow Living Workshops When someone asks you what is the purpose of life, we look for something profound to say. The answer is simple. We are looking for happiness. Pure, unadulterated happiness. So, why aren’t we happy? Because we’re putting too much pressure 

Holistic Ayurvedic beauty: get beautiful skin and hair naturally

Holistic Ayurvedic beauty: get beautiful skin and hair naturally

One way to deal with facial stress is a facial. It is a term used to coin generally a three-step procedure involving a face massage, exfoliation and face masks. Recent research also suggests that regular facials improve the blood flow, stimulate muscles and lift the skin over a period.