Julie Eyres has stayed in spas all over the world. But one place she returns to each year is the Ayurveda Spa in the Orange County Resort in Coorg, India.Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 10:53am
Balance it out25 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
1. Which Australian entertainer sang the alternative Christmas carol Six White Boomers?
2. How many pipers piping did my true love give to me?
3. What was Scrooge's first name?
4. Which Hollywood maverick starred in 2003's Bad Santa?
5. The Maji brought the baby Jesus gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. What is myrrh?21 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
The Elephanta Suite
by Paul Theroux
Penguin, HK$14424 Aug 2008 - 12:00am
Ayurvedic massage - a speciality of India's Kerala state - is familiar to all spa-goers. The body, dripping with hot herbal oils, is kneaded like dough until the toxins and tensions of modern life have been pummelled out of it.7 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
The spa includes the Ayurvedic Sanctuary, which contains a hand-carved Neem Tree bed, thought to be the only one of its kind in Hong Kong. The southern Indian wood it is carved from is said to be the best-known of Ayurvedic medicinal trees and is considered to have healing and antibacterial properties.22 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
DHANANJAY KULKARNI has been practising the ayurveda lifestyle for about four years. He hasn't been to a doctor in that time. 'It's the school of life,' he says. 'It's how you align your body with nature.'9 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
Ayurveda states that the different universal elements - vata, pitta and kapha - are strong at different times of the day, so not only do we need to eat foods corresponding to our doshas, but we also need to eat at suitable times.11 Oct 2004 - 12:00am
A regulatory body to take up the overall administration of traditional Chinese medicine and its practitioners is likely to be set up next year, health chiefs said yesterday.7 Nov 1997 - 12:00am