Yoga Therapy I- Pusti / Homoeostasis and Roga Nirodha / Disease Prevention


Introduction In the following series of articles, of which this present article is the first, we shall explore the theory and practice of disease, its diagnosis and cure, as per Yogic traditions. With the ever increasing interest in the therapeutic benefits of Yoga kriya worldwide, and with Yoga organizations passing all kinds of claims and disclaimers concerning Yoga therapy, it would be proper for us to have an authentic understanding of what Yoga therapy actually means.  It is hoped that the Yoga Therapy series of articles will provide an introductory grounding to those interested in the study and practice of disease [...]