Monthly Archives: February 2011

Diversions

Earlier in the week I was feeling a little out of sorts. I was impatient and I was allowing myself to get upset much more easily than usual. By Wednesday I felt that I really needed to do something different … Continue reading

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Making Space

A curious term, “making space”. In physical terms the amount of space we have appears to be finite, but in a psychological/mental  sense it can be boundless. I am starting to understand and appreciate the need for making space for … Continue reading

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Levels of Healing

It is amazing how quickly the physical body heals. I had three surgeries over the summer about a month apart starting in June. By the time of the second surgery in July the actual physical wounds from the first had … Continue reading

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Clearing The Mind

I feel that my mind is constantly in motion. Thinking about work, family, my health issues, what to eat, what not to eat, plans for day, plans for the weekend etc. etc. It is hard honestly to calm the mind … Continue reading

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Getting into the Flow

Like the traffic in the streets the schedule here is pretty fluid. Since the first day I have had about 2 hours of treatments in the morning and about a hour in the afternoon. While that has been consistent, the … Continue reading

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Settling In

2/13/2011 Susan had been to Fairfield Iowa to the Vedic City for Ayurvedic Pancha Karma treatments a couple of times prior to my diagnosis. Ayurveda, which translates to “the science of life” is probably over 3000 years old. It is … Continue reading

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I have arrived!

I arrived today in Hyderabad India.  Although the travel time was only 30 hours or so, the journey to Hyderabad actually started last summer. Last year,  during the first week of June,  my family received two huge set backs. First … Continue reading

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