The Power of Ancient Wellness: Traditional Remedies and Activities for Modern Living

ISBN: 9781789295979
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Publisher,Michael O'Mara
Publication Date,
Format, Paperback
Weight, 280 g
No. of Pages, 128

Do you want to reduce stress, ease burnout, boost your energy and immunity but don’t know where to start? Look no further than the power of ancient wellness.

The ancient world moved to a different rhythm. It was slower, more mindful and closely attuned to nature. The result? A harmonious connection between 
mind, body and spirit. Together with Gill Thackray, mindfulness teacher, coach and performance psychologist, learn the art of ancient healing: the perfect remedy for modern living.

Featuring over 
25 nature-based activities, discover how to improve your sleep, boost your energy and treat everything from anxiety to the common cold and much more. Explaining the science behind what our ancestors knew intuitively, this essential companion will help you to create your own holistic toolkit to optimize your health and wellbeing, as well as overhaul your beauty regime.

Clear your mind with age-old breathwork techniques, restore balance in your body with the life-changing principles of 
Ayurveda and re-energise your soul with Reiki and more. From traditional tinctures to ancient superfoods, your healing journey starts now. Reconnect with the hidden secrets of our natural world and take care of yourself, the ancient way.


About the Author

Gill Thackray is a performance psychologist, lecturer, author and coach, helping clients globally, to create conscious transformation and positive change. She has lived and worked with indigenous communities around the world, in Southeast Asia and China, studying the science of healing and ancient wisdom traditions. Gill is a trained shamanic practitioner, currently undertaking PhD research into indigenous healing practices and eco-psychology. She can be found at

Her books include 
The Mindfulness CoachThe Positivity CoachHow to Manifest (translated into over 10 languages), and The Manifestation Journal, all published by Michael O’Mara Books.

Anna Stead is an illustrator based in the beautiful North Cotswolds. She draws inspiration from nature, legend, history, folklore, literature, folk art and the mythic arts. She has a background in medieval studies and is a lover of fantasy literature. She can be found with a cat in her lap, playing video games or sketching on her iPad whenever she gets a chance.
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 14.7 x 1.2 x 19 cm

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