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Ayurvedic Garbha Sanskar, published in 2011, is a guide for parents to conceive, give birth, and nurture a healthy child. This book is a collection of ayurvedic practices that can lead to the well-being of a child’s physical, psychological, and spiritual health. For a baby to be in the pink of health, it is important for the mother to maintain a good lifestyle. Readers of Ayurvedic Garbha Sanskar will be introduced to ayurvedic concepts right from the time of planning the conception to the time the child is two years old.
Preparations should begin about a year before conception. The author advises the use of traditional herbal mixes, music, yoga, mantras, and an ayurvedic diet for the couple. Ayurvedic Garbha Sanskar suggests the use of panchamrut, a health tonic to provide nourishment to reproductive cells. A cleansing process, known as the Ayurvedic Pancha Karma can be done in order to eliminate any toxic buildups in the body. The book also provides guidelines about the time-frame in which attempts to conceive should be made.
Once the woman is pregnant, she must condition her child within the womb. A month-by-month plan is described inAyurvedic Garbha Sanskar that helps in the nourishment of the baby. Yoga, and body massages using herbal oils is highly recommended. A diet plan as well as a list of health tonics for the mother is also included in the book. Tambe has put together behavioural and food precautions that must be followed through the entire pregnancy to ensure the development of a healthy foetus. A child without any deficiencies and illness will be born when both the parents have provided an environment that is peaceful and safe.
Ayurvedic Garbha Sanskar lays emphasis on the need to listen to healing music. The Vira Rasa Sanskar Shloka encourages the unborn child to become brave. Mantras from the Rig, Sama, and Yajur Veda help in the growth and development of organs. This book then prepares the mother for childbirth, and further covers topics on how to take care of the baby till he or she turns two years old.
This book teaches mothers to achieve feminine balance through ayurveda. Ayurvedic Garbha Sanskar should be read and followed by those who are looking forward to having a healthy, intelligent, and beautiful baby. This book was first released in Marathi, and has sold over 120,000 copies since it’s publication in 2007.
About Balaji Tambe
Dr Shri Balaji Tambe is a spiritual guide, Ayurvedic doctor, and an expert in Music and Yoga Therapy.
He is one of the world’s most distinguished Ayurvedic physicians and has been in this field for more than four decades. He is the founder of India’s largest Ayurvedic Healing Centre, known as Atmasantulana Village. He has also established the Balaji Tambe Foundation and the Shri Balaji Health Foundation. The author has created many ayurvedic formulations that are used worldwide for health benefits. Many people all over the world follow Tambe’s spiritual and ayurvedic practices.