Mental Attitudes

Vegetarian Diet: Staying Healthy and Well – Chapter 6: So what Dosha are You?

So what Dosha are You? by Pip Atherstone-Reid                             KAPHA: EARTH & WATER Larger build Tendency for weight gain Slow to learn, slow to forget Sweet and even tempered Dislikes cold and wet weather Sluggish temperament   Foods: Sluggish and cool Kapha [...]

By | 2018-11-15T11:22:16+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Ayurveda, Healthy Diet, Healthy Food, Mental Attitudes|0 Comments

Yoga and meditation for self-care – our memberships

Yoga and meditation for self-care Spring has sprung, Summer is around the corner and we are all getting ready to be outside and active! This time of year, with all the energy bursting forward and new growth, is the perfect time to embark on a committed journey for our well-being. Well-being and self-care may appear [...]

Vegetarian Diet: Staying Healthy and Well – Chapter 5: Ayurvedic Doshas Simplified

 AYURVEDIC DOSHAS SIMPLIFIED By Pip Atherstone-Reid Doshas are the force or energies that create the physical body and mind. They determine conditions of growth, aging, health and disease.  We are born with Doshas called Prikruti (our constitution) and then the Doshas that are aggravated by our lifestyle and diet; called Vikruti.  In selecting the right [...]

Yoni Steaming – really?

Yoni Steaming - really? by Dr. Leela Klein                 Yes, you did hear correctly – this is really about steaming your vagina, your yoni! Yoni steaming involves exposing the vagina to steam to cleanse it and enhance its health. The practice has recently made the news due to [...]

Astrology Report with Gillian Dwyer

Culmination and Change – Empowering the Feminine and Freeing the Heart This column is being penned just before the electrifying Taurean Full Moon of 25th of October described in my previous column. This is a particularly unpredictable and potent (and potentially insightful) time with retrograde Venus less than a degree from the Sun directly opposite [...]

By | 2018-10-25T12:41:10+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Astrology, Mental Attitudes|0 Comments

Three ways Yoga helps the Nervous System

Three ways Yoga helps the Nervous System by Pip Atherstone-Reid   ‘The nervous system is a network of cells and fibres, which transmits nerve impulses between parts of the body.’ Online Dictionary One of the ways Yoga helps the nervous system is through the balance and regulation of the ultaradian rhythms of the body. The [...]

Yoga and Meditation for Self-Care

Yoga and Meditation for Self-Care with Kundalini House Book classes here! Whether you are a new student or have been with us for a long time, you may have noticed that we focus our practice on self-care, supporting mental, physical and emotional well-being. We recently conducted a survey with you, our wonderful community, to find [...]

Adopting a vegetarian lifestyle

Adopting a vegetarian lifestyle by Pip Atherstone-Reid   One of my teachers, Prof. Wang, used to tell me that being Vegetarian was not only about avoiding meat but was also about your lifestyle. Adopting a Vegetarian lifestyle meant that you practiced Ahimsa; non-violence.  Not just non-violence to the animals by not eating them, but also [...]