Ayurvedic Herbs

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Ayurvedic Herbs

Ayurveda: An introduction

Last Updated: Thursday, February 03, 2011, 15:09

In Ayurveda, aahar is very important. That which passes through the process of aaharan is called aahar. Food, despite being basic to life is also destructive of it which means food can be cause of ill-health, diseases to life-threatening situation to death finally.


Last Updated: Thursday, February 03, 2011, 14:57

Ayurveda, the 5000 year old medical system, origin of which can be traced back to the Indian subcontinent focuses more on healthy living than treatment of diseases. Ayurveda conjugation of two Sanskrit words ayus (life) and veda (related to knowledge), literary means the `science of life`.


Last Updated: Thursday, February 03, 2011, 15:01

Ayurveda emphasizes more on prevention of diseases rather than its cure. The treatment given is not only to the ailments or the affected parts, but to the person as a whole. This creates an environment for purifying the body naturally, which eliminates all toxic imbalances, enabling to regain natural resistance from diseases and attain good health.

Quality certificate for ayurvedic medicines

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 18:01

The government has launched a voluntary quality certificate for the Rs.10,000 crore Indian ayurvedic drug industry to make it more competitive internationally.

India to set up Ayurveda chairs at South African varsities

Last Updated: Friday, September 16, 2011, 13:47

India will set up Ayurveda chairs at two South African universities by early next year amid growing interest in the alternative form of medicine in the African country.

World Ayurveda meet to be held in Kerala

Last Updated: Friday, October 14, 2011, 12:31

A global Ayurveda Festival will be held here from February 9 to 14 next year, packaging a host of programmes from seminars to expert clinics to showcase the vast potential of the ancient Indian system of medicine and wellness and work out strategies for tapping the global market for Indian medicinal products.

Ayurveda, yoga to be promoted through rural health scheme

Last Updated: Friday, February 10, 2012, 12:14

The government will promote Indian systems of medicine, including ayurveda, siddha and unani, and therapies like yoga and naturopathy through its National Rural Health Mission (NRHM).

Ayurveda treatment goes hi-tech

Last Updated: Sunday, February 12, 2012, 20:21

Ancient Indian system of medicine has gone hi-tech with a new machine being developed for the popular `dhara` treatment.

Journey of Ayurveda

Last Updated: Monday, May 21, 2012, 23:39

In the present world, where health and wellness play a vital role, sickness and diseases too have become a part of our lives.

`Ayurveda could be the healing agent for Afro-Indian partnership`

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 10:13

Trade and commerce apart, aggressive and sustained promotion of India`s ancient medicinal science Ayurveda in Africa could help promote the 54-nation continent`s "holistic development", a former Ugandan diplomat and educationist said here.

Indian plant extracts may help treat diabetes

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 04, 2012, 12:42

Scientists have isolated some Indian and Australian medicinal plant extracts that could potentially help manage diabetes.