Ayurveda, The traditional health care system of India – An introduction.

Ayurveda is the traditional health care system of India which is being widely practiced uninterruptedly for the past several centuries. The literal meaning of the word “Ayurveda” is “Knowledge of Life”. It perceives man as an integral part of nature, treating him for his ailments taking his body, mind and spirit together.

This introduction is by Dr. Ramesh P R, CMO & Superintendent, Arya Vaidya Sala Kottakkal, New Delhi.