To learn more about Ayurveda we suggest the following books by Vaidya Atreya Smith:

Ayur-Vidya Therapeutic Guide for over 200 disorders

Ayur-Vidya™ also offers a printed Therapeutic Guide in book form for the professional health care practitioner. Additionally, any motivated individual with a basic understanding of Ayurveda can benefit from this guide. The “Ayur-Vidya™ Therapeutic Guide” covers the basics of diet, lifestyle and explains in detail the use of herbal formulas as per the cause of Doshic pathology. Ayurvedic medicine views all disease as an imbalance of Dosha, this guide explains the traditional manner of treating pathologies caused by the three Doshas Vata, Pitta and Kapha. This guide covers all the common disorders indicated on this website.

For beginners:
Ayurvedic Nutrition, CreateSpace, 2010
Ayurvedic Healing for Women, Samuel Weiser, 1999
Secrets of Ayurvedic Massage, Lotus Press, 2000

For Students and Professionals:
The Psychology of Transformation in Yoga, CreateSpace, 2013
Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners, Vol. 1; Anatomy and Physiology in Ayurveda, CreateSpace, 2013
Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners, Vol. 2; Pathology & Diagnosis in Ayurveda, CreateSpace, 2014
Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners, Vol. 3; Clinical Protocols & Treatments in Ayurveda, CreateSpace, 2015
Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners, Vol. 4; Dravyaguna for Westerners, CreateSpace, 2013
Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners, Vol. 5; Application of Ayurvedic Treatments Throughout Life, CreateSpace, 2016

All books can be found on Amazon:

– {Ayurvedic Medicine for Westerners} series of textbooks

Application of Ayurvedic Treatments Throughout Life (Volume 5)

Dravyaguna for Westerners (Volume 4)

Clinical Protocols and Treatments in Ayurveda (Volume 3)

Pathology & Diagnosis in Ayurveda (Volume 2)

Anatomy and Physiology in Ayurveda (Volume 1)

Ayurvedic Nutrition

Psychology of Transformation in Yoga – 

Ayurvedic Healing for Women –

Secrets of Ayurvedic Massage –