Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (abbreviated as AYUSH). In which Ayurveda is one of the world’s oldest medical systems. It is a mixture of science, art and philosophy. The name ‘Ayurveda’ means ‘knowledge related to life’. Ayurveda is Indian medicine. Medical science is the branch of science which is concerned with keeping the human body healthy, freeing or mitigating disease in case of disease, and increasing age.
हिताहितं सुखं दुःखमायुस्तस्य हिताहितम्।
मानं च तच्च यत्रोक्तमायुर्वेदः स उच्यते॥ -(चरक संहिता १/४०)
The text of Ayurveda consider the imbalance of three doshas (Tridosha = Vata, Pitta, Kapha) as the cause of disease and the condition of Samadosha as healing.
Benefits of Ayurvedic Medicine
Ayurvedic medicine method is all-round. After Ayurvedic medicine, both physical and mental improvement of a person.
Most components of Ayurvedic medicine are derived from herbs, plants, flowers and fruits etc. Therefore, it is close to medical nature.
Practically, there are no side effects of Ayurvedic medicines.
Ayurveda is particularly effective for many chronic diseases.
Ayurveda not only cures diseases but also prevents diseases.
Ayurveda suggests remedies to keep diseases away by making simple changes in food and lifestyle.
Ayurvedic medicines are also useful for healthy people.
Ayurvedic medicine is relatively inexpensive because herbs and spices readily available in Ayurveda medicine are used.