Dinacharya, the Sanskrit word for daily routine, is a simple and effective way to balance the body. Our daily activities have a profound effect on. Ayurvedic daily schedule for vata, pitta, and kapha. each morning, you might benefit from following a daily Ayurvedic routine, or dinacharya. Dinacharya, or ayurvedic daily routine, has lots of benefits! Kathryn describes how her morning routine cleanses the body and mind.

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Ayurvedic Daily Routine – Dinacharya – Keith on Food

If it squirts out of an ear then something is going wrong! It is also like a reflexology, ayurveidc its surface is like a map of the digestive system. Bathing Bathing is ayirvedic and refreshing. This is an important time to relax and aayurvedic yourself from the rest of the world… at least for a short period.

Likewise, Ayurveda also recommends a seasonal routine or Ritucharya, to be followed across the six seasons for optimal health. It is not a good idea to start the day with tea or coffee, as this drains kidney energy, stresses the adrenals, causes constipation, and is habit-forming. I will definitely follow this above routine. This daily routine is termed as Dinacharya in Sanskrit. It strengthens the bone in the teeth and helps stop bleeding gums. Then drink a glass of room temperature water, preferably from a pure copper cup filled the night before.

Scrape your Tongue Gently scrape the tongue from the back forward, until you have scraped the whole surface for strokes.


Most of us have a cleaning routine in the morning, and with a little ayurvedic knowhow it can be turned into a super daily ayurvedic detox. It is also considered to be a good practice by Ayurveda to walk a bit after lunch. Ideally it is best to start before sunrise, easy in a British winter, but probably only possible for insomniacs in mid summer. Breakfast needs to be substantial and nourishing, but probably not too huge, or it will slow you down for the rest of the morning.

Ayurveda divides a day into two cycles.

The Daily Routine

After this prayer touch the ground with your right hand, then the same hand to the forehead, with great love and respect to Mother Earth. Exercising early in the morning can help remove stagnation in the body and can help recharge and rejuvenate your body and mind for a productive day.

Nasya or Neti Pot is dinacharua recommended to clear your nose and respiratory channels. Scraping removes these toxins, and refreshes the palate so you taste your food better. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Wake Up Early in the Morning It is good to wake up before the sun rises, when there are loving sattvic qualities in nature that bring peace of mind and freshness to the senses. To reduce pitta try Sitali Pranayama the cooling breathing technique.

Great vegan recipe ideas for the festive season https: You are commenting using your Facebook account. Lean your head to the side it should go in through one nostril and out the other. It gives vitality to the body and improves self-esteem. Right after waking, look at your hands for a few moments, then gently move them over your face and chest down to the waist.


As you scrape different parts of the tongue it stimulates digestion. As part of our conscious attempt to understand and implement the simple-yet-effective principles of Ayurveda in our everyday living, we should try and redesign our daily routines on these lines: We all know it is easy to develop bad ones, but dinacharya is about developing good Ayurvedic habits that become effortless and automatic.

Follow this space as next up we will talk about the Ayurvedic Dinacharya in detail. Gold is like the sun so is good for the cool doshas vata and kapha.

After the mouthwash has finished you can gargle with a little fresh sesame oil, at the back of the mouth. You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your WordPress. Post a comment, collect 15 Health points [ 2 Comment s ]. This is considered to be the purest time of the day.

This period is ayufvedic called Brahma-muhurta and is excellent for learning of any kind.