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Ayurveda & Yoga Cookery Course

You will learn how to cook a balanced meal, how to use spices wisely and how to combine the six tastes.


Yoga Ananda Holistic Centre
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46 Albert Road North, Reigate Surrey, GB RH2 9EL
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Jun 6 to
Jun 7
10:00 amto17:30 pm

Next Ayurveda Cookery Course

4 & 5th July 2015 Special Yoga, London NW



Course costs £199 that includes lunch and all cooking ingredients. A non-refundable £50 is required to secure a place. £25 discount for bookings made by 30 May.

Full Description

Sattva is known as purity so food that is sattvic is pure, clean and wholesome. It gives life, strength, energy, courage and self-determination therefore giving us more than the physical requirements. It is a carrier of prana (the life force) that also effects our consciousness. During this weekend we will be exploring this concept in relation to both Yogic and Ayurvedic diet. We will also look at the Ayurvedic concept of the six tastes of sweet, salty, sour, bitter, pungent and astringent with special reference to its’ association to the doshas and its energetic and the post-digestive effect it has on the tissues.

You will learn how to plan and cook well balanced, nutritious, vegetarian meals to balance the doshas, improve digestion and metabolism, learn the therapeutic use of spices, wheat and meat alternatives, soothe the mind and rejuvenate the senses. A diet that nurtures the body and calms the mind and emotions.


Understanding the concept of the six tastes
The role of Agni (digestive fire) in maintaining mind-body balance
Hands on Cooking common Ayurvedic & Yogic diet menus (sometimes up to 20 dishes a day!!!)
And even Doggy bags