Advanced Study - Ayurvedic Books
Texts for further Ayurvedic Study
Atreya Secrets of Ayurvedic Massage, Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 2000.
Crow, David In Search of the Medicine Buddha, Penguin Putnam, Inc., NY, 2000.
Douillard, John The Encyclopedia of Ayurvedic Massage, North Atlantic Books, Berkeley, CA. 2004.
Frawley, David Yoga and Ayurveda: Self-Healing and Self-Realization Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 1999.
Frawley, David, Vasant Lad The Yoga of Herbs,Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 1986.
Frawley, David, Subhash Ranade, Avinash Lele Ayurveda and Marma Therapy Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 2003.
Johari, Harish The Healing Cuisine Healing Arts Press, Rochester, VT 1994.
Johari, Harish Ayurvedic Massage Healing Arts Press, Rochester, VT 1996.
Joshi, Sunil Ayurveda and Panchakarma,Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 1996.
Lad, Vasant Textbook of Ayurveda: Fundamental Principles I The Ayurvedic Press, Albuquerque, NM 2002.
Lad, Vasant Textbook of Ayurveda: Complete Guide to Clinical Assessment II, The Ayurvedic Press, Albuquerque, NM 2006.
Lad, Vasant Secrets of the Pulse: The Ancient Art of Ayurvedic Pulse Diagnosis.
Lele, Avinash, Subhash Ranade, Abbas Qutab Pancha Karma and Ayurvedic Massage International Academy of Ayurveda, Pune, India 1997.
Lele, Avinash, Subhash Ranade, David Frawley The Lost Secrets of Ayurveda: The Secrets of Marma International Academy of Ayurveda, Pune, India 1999.
Pole, Sebastian Ayurvedic Medicine: The Principles of Traditional Practice Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier 2006.
Ranade, Subhash Kayachikitsa Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan, Delhi, India 2001.
Ranade, Subhash*, Sunanda Ranade, Abbas Qutab, Rajendra Deshpande Health and Disease in Ayurveda and Yoga Anmol Prakashan, Pune, India 1997.
Sachs, Robert Health for Life – Secrets of Tibetan Ayurveda, Santa Fe, NM: Clear Light Publishers: 1995.
Svoboda, Robert E. Ayurveda – Life, Health and Longevity, London, England: Penguin Books Ltd: 1992.
Svoboda, Robert E. Ayurveda for Women: A Guide to Virility and Health David and Charles, UK 1999.
Svoboda, Robert E. Prakruti: Your Ayurvedic Constitution Geocom, Albuquerque, NM 1989.
Tierra, Michael Planetary Herbology, Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 1988.
Tierra, Michael The Way of Herbs Pocket Books, NY, NY 1990.
Tiwari, Bri Maya Ayurveda: A Life of Balance Healing Arts Press, Rochester, VT 1995.
Tiwari, Bri Maya The Path of Practice: A Woman's Book of Ayurvedic Healing Ballantine Publishing Group, 2000.
Tiwari, Bri Maya Ayurveda: Secrets of Healing Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI 1995.
*Dr. Subhash Ranade has, along with other colleagues, published a considerable number of Ayurvedic text books, many of which have been published in other languages(see below). To see the complete list in a pdf file, click here .
*The languages in which his books are translated are: English, German, Spanish, Portugese, Italian, Greek, Russian, Polish, Japanese, and Czech. The Indian languages in which they are also available are Hindi, Marathi, and Malayam.
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