Prana is the life-force that vitalizes everything in the universe. All systems of natural medicine and healing are based upon an understanding of how to keep this life force in balance.
Atreya, in this book examines the nature of Prana and its functions in body and mind including its relationships with the chakras. He combines yogic techniques to provide a step-by-step guide to maintaining physical and mental balance. Stressing the importance of wellbeing he provides pranic techniques and offers treatments for ailments like asthma, AIDS, bronchitis, back problem, cancer and even cold.
Using modern illustrations to help new students relax and relate to the healing process, this book is therapeutic in itself – a sure cure for whatever ails you.
About the Author:
Atreya was born in Southern Callifornia and has lived most of his adult life in Asia and Europe. For many years he lived in India studying meditation and the healing arts.
Atreya is the author of three books on the healing traditions of India, Purana: The Secrets of Yogic Healing. 1996; Practical Ayurveda: Secrets for Physical, Sexual and spiritual Health 1998; and Ayurvedic Healing for Women, 1999; and Ayurvedic Healing for Women, 1999. He currently lives with his wife in France and is the director of the European Institute of Ayurveda Studies. He offers certified programs in Ayurveda in Europe and with his teachers in India.