Food can influence our DNA

What’s already known for many years in Vedic science, the practice of yoga and Ayurveda is also scientifically proven: we can heal our body and mind with food. Like Hippocrates founder of modern medicine once said: ‘Our food should be our medicine, our medicine our food‘. Due to thorough scientific research (epigenetics) we know now … More Food can influence our DNA

Warm winter smoothie

Drinking cold smoothies makes us sometimes feel even colder these winter days, but smoothies are an important part of the Sattvic Yoga Lifestyle. A solution is to add some fresh ginger to your smoothie; this warms you from the inside. Another possibility is to drink a warm smoothie. The one in the picture came out … More Warm winter smoothie

Salad for cold days with avocado, roasted courgette, ginger & pepper

A lovely Sattvic salad for these cold winter days: purslane, tomato and avocado with roasted courgette, ginger and sweat pepper. You can serve it either warm or cold. The ginger in combination with the purslane and pepper will make you feel all warm inside. Together with a cup of hot fresh ginger tea with cinnamon … More Salad for cold days with avocado, roasted courgette, ginger & pepper

Winter dish: Sweat potato with purslane and goat cheese

This typical Sattvic dish is a good alternative for mashed potatoes: it is light, vegetarian, natural & fresh, organic, low-carb and it contains a lot of prana. It has chlorophyll, vitamin C and beta carotene: all amazing antioxidants, which can be found in these season veggies to get us through winter. That is the reason why … More Winter dish: Sweat potato with purslane and goat cheese

Quinoa and zucchini with purslane & coriander dressing

Every recipe on Yoga Lifestyle comes with a Sattvic-learning-element. This lovely meal with quinoa and zucchini-curry and purslane salad with cottage cheese-coriander dressing is a typical Sattvic dinner: it is vegetarian with dairy products, super light, with a lot of green, organic, and the season veggies are still crispy so the prana energy is preserved. … More Quinoa and zucchini with purslane & coriander dressing