Guruatma K Khalsa

healing from the inside out

December 21, 2013
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“How am I going to convince my doctor that I’m suffering?” -from one who is dealing with a rheumatological condition yet to be diagnosed

My response: First of all, you’re doing a great job of fending for yourself in a really REALLY challenging arena full of so many unknowns – BESIDES that you’re probably exhausted, feeling desperate and living in an unacceptable amount of pain more »

December 7, 2013
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Chronic Critical Illness client listens to her body’s craving for eggs.

A client shared this with me: After one particularly bad night, I woke up with a huge craving for eggs. Which I do try to avoid. But I decided to eat them, and I got an egg and potato burrito. more »

August 6, 2013
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musician with chronic & critical illness feels too tired to sing

a lady wrote to me and reported that she’s been feeling so bad for so long that she’s no longer inspired to do the thing she most loves and excels at – she’s a singer; that’s her gift! she asked, more »

July 18, 2013
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sadhana – daily spiritual practice for those of us challenged by chronic and critical illness

The price of ecstasy is Sadhana.    5-23-84   YB  “SADHANA”- it’s definitely one of the fattest files in my 35-year-old 3HO archive collection, and it’s FULL of Yogi Bhajan’s words reminding us how important sadhana (daily spiritual practice) is and heralding more »

June 14, 2013
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yoga modifications – make yourself at home on the floor using pillows, or do Chair Yoga!

My name is Ruby aka Livsangat. Several years ago I met Guruatma at Yoga Central in Houston, TX. Although I live in New Mexico now, I still consider Guruatma THE ‘go-to person’ when I have questions about my personal practice more »

June 12, 2013
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de-mystifying the world of chronic illness – Guruatma helped me design a plan to help me, help my doctors to help me.

i just received this testimonial from a client who was suffering with mysterious symptoms that even her doctor (Primary Care Physician/General Practitioner) didn’t recognize: Guruatma made a world of difference for me.  She totally understands the mystifying world of chronic more »

April 17, 2013
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suspecting she has Relapsing Polychondritis (autoimmune disease), a woman asks me, “what did you do to recover?”

you asked: What do you think was the most beneficial thing that you did to recover?  Was it the medications or other forms of detoxifications?  I have to admit, I struggle with the thought of utilizing powerful medications but I totally hear more »

March 2, 2013
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trusting doctors and how a chronic illness patient can get what they need at the doctors office – recorded lecture

one of our chair yoga students who has for a long-time now been searching for a diagnosis that matches her symptoms, mentioned to me that she doesn’t trust doctors because of all the troubles she’s encountered in the past.  i more »

February 27, 2013
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Abilities Expo events coordinator supports the mission of yogic-tools for chronic & critical illness

Hi Guruatma! I really love what you are doing.  The Yogic Tools for Chronic & Critical Illness are excellent. Really lovely. Reading over it made me feel like you give people the permission to be where they are in a more »

December 6, 2012
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Speaking Engagements

Losing your nose at the vulnerable age of nineteen to an undiagnosed disease that eats the cartilage in your body would be enough to harden most of us. Heap on top of that the total and permanent loss of hearing in more »