School of Ayurvedic Diet & Digestion

School of Ayurvedic Diet & Digestion

Joyful Belly Menu

FOOD WITH TONIC EFFECT

Print  FOOD WITH TONIC EFFECT
Share on Social Media
Share Content with Friends & Clients

Click one of the buttons above, or cut and paste the following link to share this page with your network. This link will automatically track your referrals to Joyful Belly:

Share URL for FOOD WITH TONIC EFFECT

Copy Link

About Sharing Content & Referrals.

SHOW ALL FOODS
CREATE A DIET
TAKE THE QUIZ TO SEE YOUR RECOMMENDED FOODS
MY SAVED FOODSMY SAVED FOODS LikesMy Edited Recipes LikesCreate a Recipe / Free Recipe Analysis

See Similar Recipes, Similar Products, My Recommendations
Don't know your body type? Take our free Dosha quiz!
TAKE THE QUIZ
full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 5 ratings, 921 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Almond Milk.RECIPES WITH IT

Almond milk is a wonderful soothing drink that builds strength, immunity, and grounded energy. Its cool, heavy sweetness creates a sensation of stability and calm in the body, while offering easily accessible energy. For those suffering from lactose...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 655 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Almonds.RECIPES WITH IT

As the most widely grown tree nut in the world, these crunchy little nuggets are highly revered for building strength and intelligence across many ancient cultures. Originally native to the levant and in Northern Africa as far west as Morocco, almonds...

252 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Beef.RECIPES WITH IT

Red meat strongly rebuilds deficient blood. It is especially useful in late summer and early fall. Red meat increases Pitta and Kapha. Too much red meat clogs the lymphatic system (Kapha blocking Vata in rasa dhatu), and causes blood stangation...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 1 rating, 207 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOOD

Bone Marrow and bone marrow fat are the heaviest and densest of all fats. It is a strong tonic and blood builder used for debilitated clients and those who over-exert their bodies, such as athletes. It is rich in minerals.

102 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOOD

Difficult to digest, heavy and cold. [Ashtanga Hrdayam Su 5:23]

543 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Butternut Squash.RECIPES WITH IT

Winter squashes, including butternut, are eaten in the autumn after they have absorbed the sun's energy over the summer. This stored energy gives squashes a warm ojas building heartiness that can comfort you through colder weather. Where most tonic...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 735 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Carrot.RECIPES WITH IT

Ancestors of the wild carrot came from Iran and Afghanistan, the center of genetic diversity for carrot. Carrots were bred from a species of wild carrot, called Queen Anne's Lace. Originally they were grown for their aromatic leaves and seeds. Since...

ENZYME DEFICIENCIES
FREE PRESENTATION

IMPROVE ENZYME OUTPUT & MASTER YOUR DIGESTION

GET IT NOW FREE

289 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Coconut Butter.RECIPES WITH IT

Fronds of a coconut palm sway in a tropical breeze,...

280 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Coconut Cream.RECIPES WITH IT

Fronds of a coconut palm sway in a tropical breeze,...

317 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Coconut Flakes.RECIPES WITH IT

Fronds of a coconut palm sway in a tropical breeze,...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewhalf start review(4.86 out of 5 stars) 7 ratings, 545 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Coconut Oil.RECIPES WITH IT
full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 237 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Dates (dried).RECIPES WITH IT

Dates have been a staple food and cultivated in the Middle East for thousands of years. Their cultivation has been documented in Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt and as far back as 6000BC in Arabia.

141 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Egg Yolk.RECIPES WITH IT

Egg yolks are satisfying, creamy and soft. They have a high fat and nutrient content, containing everything necessary to nourish a baby chicken. This makes egg a strengthening tonic. Egg yolks are creamy when raw, and have a dry, pasty...

AYURVEDIC FACE ASSESSMENT
FREE PRESENTATION!

Learn how to assess constitution by a person's face.

GET IT NOW FREE

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 301 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Eggs.RECIPES WITH IT

Egg whites are a great source of protein. The egg yolks are a hearty and nourishing tonic pacifying Vata but aggravating Kapha. Egg yolks are high in cholesterol. Egg yolks are heating, and mildly aggravating to Pitta. Some people are allergic to the...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 1 rating, 390 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Figs.RECIPES WITH IT

Figs are a heavenly and blessed fruit. Buddha achieved enlightenment under the bodhi tree, a large and old sacred fig tree (Ficus religiosa). In Genesis, Adam and Eve hid their nakedness with fig leaves. The prophet Muhammad exclaimed, "If I had to...

26 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Flower / Bee Pollen.RECIPES WITH IT

Nutritive tonic and nerve tonic. Strengthens. Promotes urination.

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 3 ratings, 516 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Ghee.RECIPES WITH IT

Trying to cut down on butter at the movies? Try popcorn with ghee and cinnamon. Ghee is golden and delicious. Children love it. It is also great as a garnish drizzled over food. For details on how to make ghee yourself search for "ghee" in the recipe...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 403 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Goji Berry.RECIPES WITH IT

Goji berry is called wolfberry in Chinese medicine because it is a member of the nightshade family.

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 410 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Grape.RECIPES WITH IT

Grapes are considered a superior fruit to all others in Ayurvedic. They are an important tonic (rasayana) for late summer. Grapes have been a sign of abundance since Greek times. The Greek God or agriculture, Dionysus, is often portrayed with a crown...

AYURVEDIC SPEECH ASSESSMENT
FREE PRESENTATION!

Learn how to assess constitution by a person's speech patterns.

GET IT NOW FREE

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 1 rating, 368 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Hemp Seed.RECIPES WITH IT

Introduction Heavy, oily and slightly sweet, hemp seeds are a hearty addition to your winter diet. These dense seeds nourish and build tissue, leaving you feeling strong, stable and sustained, even during the harshest months of...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 1 rating, 279 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Honey.RECIPES WITH IT

Honey - The Nectar of the Gods This pure and natural heavenly gift from nature was the first sweetener known to man. Honey's sweet goodness has been an icon of abundance for centuries. It's golden syrup seems to capture the very...

260 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Honey Dew.RECIPES WITH IT

Honeydew, when fresh and ripe, is a succulent treasure. Floral accents perfume its lush green flesh. It's juicy sweetness seems to capture all the wholesome abundance of a teeming garden into a delightful green bowling ball. As a melon, honey dew is...

63 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Jackfruit.RECIPES WITH IT

Jackfruit is grown in subtropical lowlands. They have the largest fruit of any tree. Like fig trees, jackfruit are in the moraceae family. Footnote: The information for this article was in part gathered from a 2019 study and survey of 28 students of...

101 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Jaggery.RECIPES WITH IT

Jaggery is raw, concentrated unrefined juice of sugar cane without separating the molasses from the crystal. It contains sucrose, invert sugars, moisture and other trace minerals and fibers of the sugar cane plant. In some cases jaggery is made from...

186 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Jicama.RECIPES WITH IT

Although Jicama appears like a dusty old stone, it's taste and texture are refreshingly sweet and crisp. Jicama is the only root in the bean family consumed as a food. Licorice root, the other edible root of the legume family, is largely consumed as an...

103 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Lamb.RECIPES WITH IT

Lamb fat is heavy. Muscle fats are widely used in ayurveda for convalescing (recovering from illness). However, muscle (mamsa) and muscle fats (vasa) are heavy for digestion. Downstream, they cause 'sroto-rodha' or blockage of blood. After several days...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewhalf start review(4.75 out of 5 stars) 4 ratings, 104 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with LambRECIPES WITH IT

Chances are, Popeye never ate spinach, he ate lamb's quarters instead. Next time you take a stroll in your neighborhood, look for this nutritious weed that boasts a meaty, hearty flavor. A northern relative of quinoa, lamb's quarters is packed with...

IDENTIFY YOUR BODY TYPE SAMPLE LECTURE!

LEARN HOW TO IDENTIFY YOUR BODY TYPE WITH THIS 45-MINUTE SAMPLE LECTURE FROM JOYFUL BELLY

GET IT NOW FREE

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 2 ratings, 281 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Milk.RECIPES WITH IT

Rich and creamy, milk is a soothing balm to both body and mind. As a schoolboy, I LOVED coming home to a cool, refreshing glass of milk. Milk's mild sweetness goes down easy. On hot days it refreshed me. On cold days, a warm glass of milk with hot...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 1 rating, 249 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Olive Oil.RECIPES WITH IT

Raw olive oil is pungent & bitter. It's oily and bitter qualities act as a cholagogue, flushing the liver and gall bladder. In the United States, most olive oil is pasteurized. When cooked, olive oil loses its cleansing properties and sadly, its taste.

94 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Pork.RECIPES WITH IT

This substantial meat builds blood and strength (balya). It's strengthening qualities (bruhana) are ideal for weak, or deficient clients. A pork stew with kale, garlic, ginger, and molasses is a tasty postpartum dish that will rebuild blood...

full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 6 ratings, 682 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Quinoa.RECIPES WITH IT

This extremely nutritious pseudo-grain was originally cultivated on the high plains of the South American Andes Mountains. Although the wide variety of health benefits is just beginning to be studied and appreciated by modern western countries, the...

41 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOOD
full start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start reviewfull start review(5.00 out of 5 stars) 4 ratings, 278 likes

Save this FoodSAVE FOODRecipes with Sesame Oil.RECIPES WITH IT

Sesame oil is derived from nutty sweet sesame seeds. As the seed matures, it bursts out of its pod. Think back to the children's story about "open sesame," a secret password in the medieval Arabic adventure tale Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. As the...

FIVE-DAY AYURVEDA CLEANSE

REMOVE TOXINS FROM YOUR BODY, CREATE A HEALTHY ROUTINE & IMPROVE YOUR DIGESTION IN JUST 5 DAYS.

GET IT NOW FREE

ayurvedic diet 1 | 2 ayurvedic diet

Can't find an ingredient? Make sure you aren't filtering results by diet.

Join Joyful Belly.

Want our top Ayurvedic recipes and health tips?
Subscribe to our free newsletter!
If you are already a member please sign in here. Forgot your password?
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The information and products on this website are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

© 2024 Joyful Belly Ayurveda Inc., All rights reserved.
Asheville, North Carolina
1