Oct 14 & 15: There have been some attempts at reviving the traditional approaches through the department of AYUSH and have been noteworthy. Society has begun to accept these as formal disciplines in health care and the renewed interest in these methods as alternative / complementary / rejuvenating or main stay services (in select conditions) is encouraging. More importantly, allopathic academicians are beginning to explore these systems with modern rigorous research methods and technology. Yet there is a need to accelerate these steps and facilitate integration in a rapid manner. The AYUSH department has set up an expert committee to address these questions and evolve a Holistic medical system under the leadership of Dr HR Nagendra, Chancellor of S-VYASA Yoga University.
The Objectives set forth by the Department for the committee and the terms of reference of the committee were to:
These aspects were discussed in depth by the experts of the committee.
For more see latest issue of Yoga Sudha – Oct, 2014