the For over 24 years, The Raj Maharishi Ayurveda Health Center has been pro- viding award-winning Ayurveda pro- grams in America's Heartland. Ayurveda, a 6000-year-old system of natural health care, specializes in restor- ing balance and strengthening the body's inner healing abilities. Ayurveda is the fastest growing system of alterna- tive and complimentary health care in America and provides a practical and helpful approach to many modern-day health concerns. 114 | Summer 2017 | Travel Midwest Raj WELLNESS CONSULTATIONS The Raj invites you to experience an Ayurvedic Wellness Consultation with our internationally acclaimed experts. Ayurveda was the first health science to recognize that each individual has a unique constitution, and that recom- mendations must be customized for each individual. During your consulta- tion, you'll learn about your mind/body type and how this predisposes you to- ward various physical tendencies, moods, cravings, and behavior. Ayurveda can help you to understand how all aspects of your life are interrelated and contribute positively or negatively to your overall well-being. A customized program will be designed to start you on the path to increased health and vitality. PURIFICATION AND DETOXIFICATION THERAPIES One of the specialties at The Raj is the tra- ditional Ayurvedic approach to purifica- tion and detoxification, known as Panchakarma.