Still wondering about the herbs mentioned in Dr. Vasant Lad’s Ayurvedic Perspective on COVID-19?
Whitney is back to describe the benefits of Kapha-balancing tulsi and sitopaladi, and share how to use them.
Both herbs can be purchased from The Ayurvedic Institute:
Looking for even more Ayurvedic advice? Reach out to the Ajara team!
Whitney is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Vedic Astrologer, and Ajara Team Member. She is available for consultations, astrology readings, and herb purchasing. If you are interested in any of these services, you may contact her directly or visit her Facebook page.
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After sharing Dr. Vasant Lad’s Ayurvedic Perspective on COVID-19, we received many requests for additional information. So, Ajara Team Member Whitney is here to address the many excellent questions our community has posed!For more information on daily self-care, be sure to visit the Ajara blog.Whitney is also available for consultations, astrology readings, and herb purchasing. [...]
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