Sahara Rose is the best-selling author of the Idiot's Guide to Ayurveda and Eat Feel Fresh. She has been called “a leading voice for the millennial generation into the new paradigm shift” by Deepak Chopra.  Sahara is a Certified Ayurvedic, Holistic and Sports Nutritionist, wellness blogger and host of the Highest Self Podcast, ranked as the #1 top podcast in the spirituality category on iTunes. Sahara's mission is to awaken people to their innate potential so they can share their gifts and fulfill their purpose on this planet.

Sahara Rose is the best-selling author of the Idiot's Guide to Ayurveda and Eat Feel Fresh. She has been called “a leading voice for the millennial generation into the new paradigm shift” by Deepak Chopra.

Sahara is a Certified Ayurvedic, Holistic and Sports Nutritionist, wellness blogger and host of the Highest Self Podcast, ranked as the #1 top podcast in the spirituality category on iTunes. Sahara's mission is to awaken people to their innate potential so they can share their gifts and fulfill their purpose on this planet.

Sahara Rose, the author of The Idiot’s Guide to Ayurveda & Eat Feel Fresh, was one of the six people featured in the Longevity Now All-Stars episode released a couple weeks back (episode #147). She had so much Ayurvedic wisdom to share that I had to get her back behind the mic a second time while we were at the conference so that I could extract some more of that knowledge and share it with all of you.

If you’re not familiar with Ayurveda, let me give you a quick rundown: It’s the world’s oldest health system, originating in India over 5,000 years ago as a sister science to yoga. A ton of the common sense health practices we do today – and many of the health “trends” popular in the wellness world – can actually be traced back to Ayurveda.

Sahara represents the next step of Ayurvedic tradition and, according to Deepak Chopra, she is leading our generation into a new paradigm shift – a paradigm that reflects the melding of Ayurvedic healing and spiritual wisdom with modern Western nutritional science and psychology.

Need Ayurveda 101? Desperately want to live a life aligned with your purpose? Craving a different perspective on the mind-body connection? Just want better digestion?

Sahara and the Ayurvedic tradition have you covered for all of that and more.


 TOPICS DISCUSSED ON THIS EPISODE:

  • Why Ayurveda is for the common person (unlike its sister science, Yoga)
  • Growing up with two first-generation Indian immigrants & just wanting to fit in
  • When Sahara started consuming Lunchables, Kool-Aid, and other sugary poison
  • Weird alien shit that happens to Sahara’s boyfriend
  • Picking up hot yoga just to gain weight… but getting a whole lot more out of it
  • Living in a jail in Costa Rica at the age of 15 & other on-the-ground volunteer work
  • Becoming a diehard raw vegan & still experiencing health issues
  • How to thoughtfully craft a diet based on where you live & what your body needs
  • What the three Dosha are & how your Dosha affect you
  • How Jennifer Lopez & Donald Trump represent the opposite ends of Pitta
  • Why the dosha in your mind isn’t necessarily the same as the dosha in your body – and what you can do to bring balance to them in different ways
  • Your dosha & your love relationships
  • Why tongue scraping isn’t just a trend – it’s effective
  • Luke’s crazy panchakarma experience and why this is such a powerful detoxification treatment
  • What you can expect from Sahara’s upcoming cookbook, Eat Feel Fresh

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