Why Ayurveda?

Ayurveda is the ancient science of mind-body balance developed in India. With a focus on mindfulness and optimal nutrition it is one of the most practical and affordable ways to maintain good health.

The essence of Ayurveda is to take an individual approach to wellness. All things can contribute to good health when taken in moderation. Offering support through diet / lifestyle advice, body therapies and gentle herbal intervention, Ayurveda is a safe, centuries-old, proven way to maintain great health and longevity.  

A Unique Approach


Combining sophisticated awareness of natural laws with practical advice on diet and lifestyle, Ayurveda is the world’s oldest system of health. Tailored to each individual, Ayurveda considers your unique qualities to help bring balance and wellbeing to every area of life.

  • Learn diet and lifestyle strategies for optimal health
  • Enjoy a bespoke body therapy to promote good health
  • Experience personal transformation through age-old treatments
  • Discover ways to improve your wellbeing
  • Destress and rejuvenate with mindfulness techniques
                                                                                                                  Ayurveda uses whole foods and herbal therapy to maintain good health

                                                                                                                 Ayurveda uses whole foods and herbal therapy to maintain good health

Who can benefit from an Ayurvedic consultation?

Ayurveda is safe and effective for everyone. It can offer lasting relief from many common conditions such as insomnia, anxiety, IBS, reflux, diabetes, arthritis, skin conditions, infertility and many more.

Ayurveda has delivered proven clinical results with fertility, sexual health, menopause, anxiety, obesity, back pain, ageing and all forms of arthritis

Alternately, Ayurveda can support your health and wellness through detox processes, massage, herbal remedies and yoga/meditation practice designed specifically for you and your constitution

Every new client begins their journey with an initial consultation. Your preliminary consultation will involve detailed history taking, physical examination, pulse and tongue diagnosis, diet and lifestyle advice, take-home information sheets and recommended herbal remedies if required. Follow up consultations are designed to check your progress and monitor signs of change.   


Damian Rocks (MA, Adv Dip Ayv, Dip Astro)

Damian is the founder of The Ninth House. He is a wellness professional, dividing his time between clinical practice, research and writing. Drawing on a wealth of practical experience, Damian is able to combine his knowledge of Astrology, Ayurveda, Yoga and Meditation to offer clients a truly holistic approach to health.  Areas of specialization include emotional wellbeing, anxiety, depression, men's health and nutritional support.

Damian holds an Adv Dip Ayurveda, an MA from Bath Spa University England (Cultural Astrology and Astronomy)  and an (FAA) Diploma of Astrology. He teaches a Diploma of Astrology course, and is available for private consultations, tuition and speaking engagements