- Modern day Ayurveda is not real Ayurveda as written by Charaka
- Charaka is the original Ayurvedic physician and the author of traditional Ayurveda
- Charaka would have a steak with Shawn Baker (one of the main proponents of the carnivore diet)
- Chapter 9, verse 4 of Charaka Samhita says: "Health is known as happiness while disorder is unhappiness. "
- If you are unhappy, you are sick according to Charaka
- Charaka Samhita says the sicker you are, the more cooked meat you should be eating
- Ayurveda was not written by yogis looking for enlightenment
- The rishis who composed Ayurveda wanted to thrive
- The "bible" of modern day's yoga, the Patanjali Sutras is a lot newer than traditional Ayurveda
- For long term thriving, Charaka advocates maintaining a dynamic balance in everything we do
- The term that is repeatedly used by Charaka is "equilibrium"
- Equilibrium of our doshas, dhatus (tissues) and digestive fire
- As humans, we are not meant to sustain extremes for a long period of time
- As humans, we are meant to always adapt in order to maintain an equilibrium that allows "flow"
- If we are not careful, when we try to remove ourselves from one extreme situation, we create its opposite extreme situation
- The carnivore diet is an ayurvedic diet
- Veganism and vegetarianism are not ayurvedic diets
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