All posts by Manju Joshi

About Manju Joshi

Manju Joshi, MA, ERYT500, Diploma in Health and Nutrition, Ayurveda and Holistic coach. Co-founder of Gurukul Yoga Holistic Center in New Jersey. Currently residing in Austin TX. Sharing classical Yoga and Holistic living with the community since 1991. www.gurukulyoga.com
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    Chai Tea for Changing Seasons

    Chai simply means tea in Hindi. Masala Chai or spiced black tea with milk and sugar is a delicious ritual in almost every Indian household around the globe. Now the masala chai, officially called, ‘Chai tea’ has...

    • Posted September 28, 2014
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    8 Promises and Benefits of Hatha Yoga

    Many modern Yoga teachers promote that Yoga reduces weight, makes you happy, healthy, and keeps you in touch with your “inner self.” Well, they are not far away from the truth. The original Sanskrit Hatha Yoga text...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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    Hrudayam: Ayurveda and Yoga for the Heart

    I know it’s not a ‘Heart Health Month’, but really, every month should be a ‘ Heart Month’. Our heart beats every second of every month, doesn’t it? The Sanskrit word for Heart is ‘Hrudayam’ I recently...

    • Posted August 24, 2014
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    Gripe No More with Dill Gripe Water!

    Recently, I was complaining about bloating and unease in the intestinal area to my mother. I said that I had been trying different herbs to ease the discomfort, but nothing seemed to be working. “Did you try...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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    Nourishing Ayurvedic Diet for the ‘Rainy Days of Life’

    Whether it was raining outside or the mood is gloomy, my father recommended to eat ‘Mung khichadi’ and drink ‘Golden Milk’. He called them ‘Ayurvedic Comfort food.’ You see, my father was an Ayurvedic physician who was...

    • Posted June 22, 2014
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    Age Of Vata: Hasten Slowly!

    A wise Ayurvedic Practitioner came to our Yoga Center to talk on Ayurveda. While enlightening the audience, he casually mentioned, ‘This is an age of aggravated Vata, creating unrest everywhere.” “How true it is!” I thought. Vata...

    • Posted June 15, 2014
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