6 TASTES in Ayurveda – An Introduction

6 TASTES in Ayurveda – An Introduction

Six tastes are identified as sweet, sour, salty, astringent, bitter and pungent. Each taste has the power to either balances or aggravates our body-mind constitutions/ Three Doshas, Vata, Pitta and Kapha. 2. Each taste has different properties, and they can be used as...
Can a building cause you to become sick?

Can a building cause you to become sick?

Sick building syndrome (SBS), is becoming a known condition. It is even in the online dictionary and described as “A condition affecting office workers, typically marked by headaches and respiratory problems, attributed to unhealthy or stressful factors in the...
Creating the Munkudil Ecological Paradise

Creating the Munkudil Ecological Paradise

Munkudil Ayurveda Yoga Retreat is the creation of Mr. Jomy Thomas, a Canadian Citizen of Indian Origin. He is passionate about the environment and nature, as well as Ayurveda and Yoga. As a child he grew up just 15 kilometres from Munkudil, and so this place is very...
The Blood Brain Barrier and Ayurveda

The Blood Brain Barrier and Ayurveda

According to Wikipaedia: “The blood–brain barrier (BBB) is a highly selective semipermeable border that separates the circulating blood from the brain and extracellular fluid in the central nervous system. The blood–brain barrier is formed by the endothelial cells of...
Welcome to Munkudil Blog

Welcome to Munkudil Blog

Every month we will share with you what is happening at Munkudil as well as a little of the history of how Munkudil came into being. Stay tuned for our stories. Thanks for stepping in.-Team Munkudil