My cooking tonight turned out amazing and definitely worth sharing: some home made courgette pasta, stirfried in olive oil with tomato and finished with pesto, plantbased cream, himalaya salt and pepper. Served with home cooked beans and samphire (and of course with some extra pepper 😋). Completely vegan, organic, light, low carb, Sattvic and super … More Courgette pasta with vegan & creamy samphire
Tahini is a paste of sesame seeds mostly used for humus and is amazingly healthy: it contains a lot of calcium, protein and fibre. One tea spoon of sesame seeds has more calcium than 10 liters of milk! This makes the tahini paste an important ingredient for the vegetarian and vegan kitchen. You can use … More 2 times tahini dressing
These days I have been posting most pictures of recipes on Instagram (@JanayitriBrahmanda), but I could not deny you this one: what a lovely, delicious light dish for our book. I made this bowl purely with my intuition, the Sattvic way, and it turned out amazing. Fits the yoga diet perfectly! First you cook the … More Bowl: pearl couscous with sugarsnaps, rucola and grated mozzarella
Seeing the fact I gained some weight, I started a low carb diet. This is the first time since many years, before I always had to eat carbs to keep my best weight, because of some health problems. So gaining weight is good news for me. Still I love to eat vegan and low carb … More Low carb diet after the holidays: courgette pasta!
According to Vedic knowledge our physical health and our mental wellbeing are strongly connected with each other. Everything is energy and all energy is connected. Healthy food has light energy which gives light thoughts. So our lifestyle can definitely bring us closer to our inner feeling of bliss and happiness. No outside source can make … More 18 tips for a perfect healthy & happy Yoga Lifestyle
Have you ever noticed that there are not many green fruits? There are green apples, limes or grapes, but in those cases only the shell of the fruit is green. Fruits with real green flesh are kiwi and avocado for example and those are amazingly healthy. Both fruits help you to loose weight and detox … More Green fruits are rare and extremely healthy
Everything natural we eat, has health benefits, but the green stuff has even more! The green in the picture came straight from the farm-land, inclusive the little fellow, who I gave a nice new living environment. In my former blog ‘the greener the better‘ I wrote about the mayor benefits of chlorophyll, iron and the life-giving … More 3 greens and their health benefits according to Sattvic philosophy
The Yoga Lifestyle recommends Sattvic food, in particular raw green leaves and green vegetables like broccoli. This is for a reason. Green leaves have a lot of chlorophyll and contain an amazing amount of prana; the life-giving energy which gives good health according to ancient Vedic Science. If this energy is flowing through our energetic … More The greener the better