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Sunday, December 5, 2010

Vacancy of Ayurveda Teachers in US

AAPNA has received several requests and inquiries to develop an internationally recognized, in-depth training program in Ayurvedic Medicine for licensed health professionals.  It is very important to offer educational opportunities in ayurveda to licensed health professionals; this endeavor will help bring ayurvedic medicine and wisdom to the forefront of integrative medicine.  There are over 1 million licensed health professionals in the United States who are interested in and/or practicing integrative medicine or health care.  In view of these requests, AAPNA is developing a 2000-hour Post Graduate Diploma in Ayurveda (PGDA) program for licensed health professionals with a college degree. Hence, we request experienced ayurvedic doctors and integrative licensed health professionals, highly experienced vedic teachers including yoga, meditation, vastu, jyotish to join hands to develop the curriculum for the Post Graduate Diploma Program in Ayurveda.  If you are interested to participate in helping to develop such a curriculum and teach at various locations throughout the U.S., please contact us via email to: Please send your complete CV before December 15, 2010. After reviewing applications, faculty teleconference calls will be conducted at regular intervals until the final curriculum of the PGDA program is developed.  

Once finalized, the program details will be posted on the AAPNA website, along with the list of recognized teachers for this program to teach at various locations.

For your understanding and guidance, the following guidelines are provided by AYUSH and NCCAM, respectively:

Tuesday, November 16, 2010


25th to 27th NOV 2010

An International Conference, organized every four years and attempts to compile the major developments in the field of Ayurvedic Medicine at National and International level.

Conference Venue:
Dr. Jivraj Mehta Auditorium
Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012

Dr. Tejal Patel
Ayurveda Research Center
Seth G.S.M.C. & KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai- 400 012
Ph: 022 24 18 17 44

Sunday, November 14, 2010


Dear All,

Please check the attached brochure for NIACON 2011. Convey the same to all interested.



For complete details please CLICK

Friday, November 12, 2010

Wednesday, November 10, 2010


As you are aware Department of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy (AYUSH), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry  (FICCI) are jointly organising “Arogya 2010 - Lucknow” at Colvin Taluqdar’s College Ground, Lucknow, U.P. from 12 – 15 November, 2010 with close support of Government of Uttar Pradesh.

The exhibition will showcase sectors like Ayurveda, Siddha, Naturopathy, Yoga, Unani and other recognized traditional health care systems. Companies and Institutions associated with these areas of healthcare including Insurance, health tourism, lab equipment and machinery, research institutes, hospitals, naturopathy centers etc can also participate and showcase their activities.

“Arogya 2010 - Lucknow” will provide a very useful platform for companies related to these areas to help create awareness about their products & services and also to enter into business relations with other set-ups.

FICCI and Department of AYUSH shall publicize the event in a large way to encourage business as well as people in general to visit the exhibition in big numbers through electronic and print media e.g.:

1.    Advertisements in leading newspapers in Lucknow (Hindi, English and Urdu)
2.    Advertisement slots in National channels from Govt. of India
3.    Advertisements in local FM radio channel
4.    Advertisement is running in business portal like &
5.    Advertisement in different Health magazines
6.    Banner, Poster and Hordings in city
7.    Public announcement and handbill distribution by 7-10 auto-ricksaw
8.    Handbill insertion in newspapers locally.

Rate for Participation : Rs 5500 Sq Mtr for A/C Hanger Halls + 10.3% Service Tax, we will offer you a special discount of 20%.

Kindly let us know the stall size you want to book so that a prominent location can be suggested.

Special Incentive: GMP certified companies, AYUSH equipment manufacturing firms, Yoga institutes & Hospitals providing Healthcare facilities will get a grant from Deptt. Of AYUSH, Govt. of India of 50% of total cost of participation upto Rs. 1,00,000 after the event. The Grant-in-aid will be released on reimbursement basis.

Looking at the immense opportunity available at the event, we feel that you should take benefit of “Arogya 2010 Lucknow” by participate at these shows in a big way.

Thanking you and with warm regards,

Sandip Mukherjee
Research Associate

Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry
Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Mobile: 9560036662

As Mailed to us:-

Friday, October 29, 2010


University, Tirupati from 27th to 29th December 2010 jointly organized by
the department of Botany, S.V. University with AP Medicinal & Aromatic
Plants Board, Hyderabad & A.P. State Council of Science & Technology
(APCOST), Hyderabad.
1. Medicinal plants in Ayurveda, Siddha and Ethnobotany
2. Conservation - Cultivation, Organic forming, Propagation.
3. Ayu-Genomics, Molecular biology & Biotechnology.
4. Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
5. Herbal products and Advanced Clinical Research;
6. Herbal cosmetics and neutraceuticals
7. Patents & Intellectual Property Rights (IPR); Quality Control and
For more details & updates please visit website

Friday, October 8, 2010


Today is the first day of Navaratri, a first day of festivals, dance and fast for next 10 days. 

The word "Navaratri", a conjunction of two words "nava" (meaning "nine") and "ratri" (meaning "night"), literally means "nine nights". Sharad Navratri is the foremost of the Navratri festivals. Celebrated during the Hindu Sharad season (September-October), it celebrates the slaying of demon Mahishasura by Goddess Durga. Sharad Navratri is observed for nine days and nine nights, with three days each for the worship of three different aspects of Mother Shakti - as Goddess Durga for the first three days, as Goddess Lakshmi for the next three days and as Goddess Saraswati for the final three days. Nine forms of Mother Shakti(the female form of power) - Durga, Bhadrakali, Jagadamba, Annapurna, Sarvamangala, Bhairavi, Chandika, Lalita, Bhavani and Mookambika - are worshipped during the Navratri. The forms worshipped differ from region to region. This nine days festival is essentially celebrated to worship Goddess and to commemorate the victory of good over evil, i.e bringing to an end the atrocities of Asuras (Evil) like Mahishasuran, Shumban, Nishumban, Madhukaidapan, Thumralochanan and Rakthabheejan. Dussehra – the festival that falls on the tenth day after Navratri (nine nights) is celebrated to rejoice the victory of God Rama over the ten-headed demon – Ravana.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Ancient Surgical Art

Beautiful Picture showing Acharya Sushrut (FATHER OF SURGERY) doing Surgery.... 

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

AAPNA's 2nd International Ayurveda Conference 2010

International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches to Diabetes Research And Health

tickDiagnosis, Monitoring & Drug Delivery In Management of Diabetes
tickGenetics and Juvenile Diabetes
tickStem Cell Research and Molecular basis of Diabetes
tickNatural Products Scaffold In Drug Discovery
tickQSAR, Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery and Development
tickPharmacology and Bioassay
tickNutraceuticals, Functional Foods, Diet and Exercise in Diabetes Care
tickComplimentary and Alternative Medicine Therapies for Diabetes
tickSociety, Occupation, Lifestyle, Stress and Diabetes
tickDiabetes and Reproductive Health
tickDiabetes Education & Awareness, Health Care Systems and Policy Research
tickIntellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Global Learning Portal (GLP) and Related Issues

For Online Registration              

Monday, August 2, 2010

4th World Ayurveda Congress & Arogya Expo

Call for papers

The 4th WAC invites research papers on the following subjects:

1. Infectious diseases and Ayurveda
2. Emerging new diseases and Ayurveda
3. Immune disorders and Ayurveda
4. Immune deficiency diseases and Ayurveda
5. Cancer and Ayurveda
6. Cardiac diseases and Ayurveda
7. Metabolic diseases and Ayurveda
8. Degenerative diseases and Ayurveda
9. Yoga and Ayurveda
10. Cosmetology and Ayurveda
11. Sex and Ayurvedic interventions
12. Reproductive health and Ayurveda
13. Preventive medicine in chronic disease management 14. Mental health and Ayurveda
15. Rasayana: paediatrics to geriatrics
16. Public health and Ayurveda
17. Rural health and Ayurveda
18. Philosophical basis of Ayurveda
19. Prakruti and Sara
20. Rogee pareeksha (Ayurvedic diagnosis)
21. Richness of ahara shastra (Ayurvedic dietetics)
22. Outstanding health traditions
23. Ayurvedic surgery
24. Textual studies in Ayurveda
25. Information and Communication Technology and Ayurveda
26. Scope of biomedical engineering in Ayurveda
27. Different perspectives on Ayurveda and integrative medicine
28. Ayurveda in furthering basic science research
29. Advanced research in Ayurveda
30. Research methodology in Ayurveda
31. Translational research
32. Clinical research in Ayurveda
33. Clinical trials and pharmaco-vigilance in Ayurveda
34. Ayurveda and intellectual property rights
35. Regulatory issues of Ayurvedic drugs in specific countries
36. Shastra and industry
37. Issues related to rasa-aushadhies
38. Veterinary medicine
39. Medicines for plants
40. Sustainable cultivation of medicinal plants and trees
41. Medicinal plants for health and prosperity
42. Making Ayurveda affordable to all

Dates to remember
  • Submission of paper abstracts 20 Aug 2010
  • Confirmation of abstract acceptance 31 August 2010
  • Full paper submission 20 September 2010
  • Confirmation of paper acceptance 10 October 2010
  • Presentation submission 2 December 2010
  • The Congress 10–13 December 2010
Send the Abstract on


Tuesday, May 25, 2010


Gomutra is very effective on various ailments. Almost all-Vedic scriptures mentioned Gomutra as a sacred aombrosia of heaven that dispels all somatic & psychological pains of human beings. It had been used in native form i.e. as a drink.
Gomutra not only used to treat various disorders but also in many ceremonies. The five product of cow i.e. milk, curd, ghrita, mutra and dung (panchgavya) had been used in purifactory ceremonies.
The urine of man, cow, goat, sheep, buffalo, elephant, horse and camel have been described in Ayurveda for their medicinal properties. Urine of healthy cow should consider the best amongst these other animals. Although sufficient and detailed literature regarding Gomutra is not available yet their pharmacological properties are defined efficiently.
It has shool haran properties (B.P.Mutravarga 2) which is by far most common complain of the patient suffered with Vata-vyadhi.
It reduces sotha i.e. swelling. (S.S. 45/218) (B.P. Mutra varga 2)
It has kandughana properties thus reduces itching. (B.P. Mutravarga 2)
Sushruta has specially mentioned the kshara properties of gomutra. Which are broadly using in ano rectal disorder like piles, fistula etc.(S.S. 45/218)
Due to slightly madhur rasa (C.S. 1/120), it supposed to have some ropan guna for wounds healing.
It also has lekhan and bhedan guna which are necessary for contaminated and non-healing wounds.
It is easily available and cost effective.

GOMUTRA is very effective medicine in-
Kustha- Leprosy
Pandu, Kamla-Jaundice
Kasa, swas- Respiratory infection
Atisara- Diarrhoea
Mukh roga, Akshi roga-ENT Disorders (Bhavprakash mutraverga 1-6)
medicinal properties: useful in liver disorders, heart, and skin and kidney diseases. It is also used in insomnia and anemia. It is beneficial in digestive disorders such as dyspepsia, anorexia, constipation, colic’s. Use of gomutra in otalgia relieves pain.

Historical anecdotes have said that drinking gomutra can prevent strokes and helps break down blood clots and scabs.

In 1954 G.W.Sobel isolated the enzymes in urine that the folklore claimed. He named it Urokinase and is now used in preparations to break up clots in heart diseases and prevention of strokes.

In cow urine, urea is the major component. Urea is commonly recognized as an effective antibacterial, antifungal & antiviral agent. The presence of urea in urine is the result of the body’s chemical balancing of sodium chloride and water ratio. When used on wounds, urea causes an osmotic imbalance that kills bacteria and fungus. It is used in many topical ointments and creams. Urea is also found in broad range of medicines used to treat inflammation. It is the main ingredient in the medicine Herpigon, used to treat herpes infection.

Cow urine distillate has been found to enhance the effect of antibiotics. It increases the efficiency of absorption of drugs thus reducing their dosage. This distillate has also been found to increase the activity of anticancer drug Taxol, which is extremely toxic. The dosage of these drugs can also be eventually reduced.

General dosage is 25ml (2 1/2 tola) at a time. Two times a day (Morning and evening) is 50 ml (5 tola). If taken more it cleanses intestines and more motion takes place. It is harmless, as there is no poison. In general small quantity should be taken, Half the general dose.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Wheat Grass

Xksagw?kkl ,d vn~Hkqr vkS’kf/k

xsagw dh ?kkl vaxzsth esa bls ºohV dgrs gSaA ,lh ekU;rk gS fd vusd jksxksa esa tc vU; fpfdRldh; ;ksx ykHkdkjh ugha gksrs gS] rc xsasgw dh ?kkl gh ykHkizn gksrh gSA

xsagw dh ?kkl ,d “kfDro/kZd ,oa ikSf’Vd vkgkj gS tksfd mPp mtkZ izkIr djus rFkk jksx izfrjks/kd “kfDr cAntioxident gS rFkk blesa Antibiotics ,oa Anti-inflammatory fo”ks’krk,sa Hkh fo|eku gSa ,oa blesa vusd jksxksa fo”ks’kdj fpjdkfyd jksxksa ls yMus dh {kerk gksrh gSA ;g utyk tqdke] vUrfjd jDrlzkoxr vuhfe;k] focU/k] Mk;fcVht] dq’B fo”ks’kdj vfXunX/k voLFkk] ,oa o`Dd “kksFk esa fo”ks’k #i lsa dkjxj gSA ;g ?kkl dSUlj tSls [krjukd jksx dk mipkj Hkh gSA

xsgwa ?kkl ds uwru vadqj DyksjksfQy dk izpqj lzksr gS] blds iapkax ds Lojl dks yhfDoM DyksjksfQy Hkh dgrs gSA bl izpqj ek=k esa miyC/k DyksjksfQy ls “kjhj esa gheksXyksfcu dk mRiknu c< tkrkgS bl izdkj vuhfe;k jksx esa lgk;d vkS’k/k gSA bl ?kkl esa izkIr eSXuhf”k;e “kjhj esa mRiUu gksus okys djhc 30 bUtkbeksa dks ,DvhosV djkus esa enn djrk gS] blesa izzkIr foVkfeu bZ ân; ds fy;s ykHkdkjh gS ,oa foVkfeu ch 17¼laetrile½ dSUlj dh ,dek= vkS’k/k gSA

bl ?kkl ds Lojl dh jklk;fud lajpuk “kjhj esa izkIr gheksXyksfcu ls cgqr feyrh gSA ,d pEep ?kkl ds Lojl esa 10&15 dSyksjh gksrh gS ,oa blesa olk ,oa dkSysLVªky ugha ik;k tkrk gSA 

ekuo “kjhj ij blds izeq[k izHkko gSa] jDr “kks/ku] ;d`r “kks/ku ,oa o`gn~ vka= “kks/kuA blesa foVkfeu ,] ch] lh] bZ ,o ads rFkk dSfY”k;e] iksVSf”k;e] vkbju] lYQj rFkk 17 izdkj ds vehuks ,flM ik;s tkrs gSaA

 xsagw ?kkl dh fo”ks’krk,sa

“khroh;Z] Lusgu deZ] lqikP;] jlk;u] mtkZnk;d] okr o fiRr “kked] e/kqjjl] iF;kgkj] okrjksxksa dks u’V djus okyk] QkbZcj;qDr] ey”kks/kd o e/kqesg esa mi;qDr gSA

Xksagw ?kkl ds ykHk

1 jDr jatd rRoksa (Haemoglobin) dks c
2 jDr ds “kks/ku o fuekZ.k esa lgk;dA
3 “kjhj dh ?kko Hkjus dh {kerk esa o`f) djrk gSA
4 “kjhj esa mRiUu gksus okys rFkk tek gq, fo’kSys rRoksa dk fufoZ’khdj.k (Detoxification) djrk gSA
5 ;d`r “kks/ku djrk gSA
6 ikpu “kfDr dk lq/kkj djrk gSA
7 “kjhj easa ,df=r Hkkjh /kkrqvksa dks gVkrk gSA

Xksagw ?kkl ds vU; ykHk

1 foVkfeu A% us= j{kk eas lgk;d rFkk jksx izfrjks/kd {kerk dks c
2 foVkfeu B2% Hkkstu esa lafpr mtkZ dks “kjhj esa miyC/k djkrk gS] tksfd “kjhj dh izkd`frd o`f) o fodkl gsrq vko”;d gSA
3 foVkfeu C% ;g ân; jksxksa ls j{kk djrk gSA jksx izfrjks/kd {kerk dks c
4 foVkfeu D% jDr esa dSfY”k;e dh lkekU; ek=k dks cuk, j[krk gS rFkk mlds vo”kks’k.k esa lgk;d gSA
5 foVkfeu K% vfLFk rFkk jDr ds izkd`frd dk;ksZa ds lapkyu esa lgk;d gSA
6 dSfY”k;e % nkarksa rFkk gM~Mh;ksa dks etcwrh iznku djrk gS] jDr jks/ku esa lgk;d gS] izkd`frd ekalis”kh ladkspu izfdz;k esa rFkk Luk;q dksf”kdk lapkj.k esa lgk;d gksrk gSA
7 Iron % Bone Marrow esa jDrjatu (Hb) rRoksa ds mRiknu esa lgk;d gSA
8 K % Fluid Electrolite  larqyu cuk;s j[krk gSA

xsgwa ?kkl mxkus dh fof/k

1 izFke ;g fu/kkZfjr djsa fd fdruk xsagw ?kkl mxkuk gS] mlh vuqlkj ,d crZu dk p;u djsaA
2 crZu esa vkxsZfud [kkn ;qDr feV~Vh  dks Hkjdj mij dk 1@4 fgLlk NksM nsa rkfd chtksa dks
3 bl feV~Vh dks ueh ;qDr djus gsrq ikuh ls Ik;kZIr ek=k esa flapkbZ djsa] lkFk gh /;ku j[ksa dh ikuh cgqr T;knk ugha gksuk pkfg,A
4 bl crZu dks fdlh xehZ ;qDr va/ksjs LFkku ij j[k nsaA
5 vadqj QwVus dh “kq#vkr gksrs gh bls lwjt dh jks”kuh esa j[k nsa] lkFk gh ;g lqfuf”pr djsa fd feV~Vh esa Ik;kZIr ueh jgsA
6 pkj fnukas esa vadqj QwVus yxrs gSa] rFkk tc ;g 4&6 bZ0 yEcs gks tk,s arc ;g dkVus ;ksX; gks tkrs gSaA
7 vadqj izkd`frd #i ls 14&20 fnuksa ds vUnj ifjiDo gksdj eq>kZ tkrs gSaA
8 ?kkl mxkus dk dze fujUrj pyrk jguk pkfg;sA gj lIrkg u, crZu esa uohu ?kkl mxkus ls ;g dze fujUrj cuk jgrk gS ftLls fd iz;ksx ds fy;s ges”kk ?kkl miyC/k jgrh gSA
9 vif”k’V feV~Vh dks vius ?kj esa okuLifrd [kkn Hk.Mkj esa tSo vi?kVu gsrq laxzg djsaA ;g feV~Vh iqu% mRiknu esa iz;ksx dh tk ldrh gSA

iz;ksx fof/k

lkekU;r% xsagw ?kkl dk iz;ksx Lojl ds #i esa gksrk gSA Lojl fudkyus gsrq lcls igys xsagw ?kkl dks dkV dj /kksuk pkfg;s rFkk bls feDlj xzkbUMj ok flYcV~Vs dh lgk;rk ls ihlus ds mijkUr lkQ eghu diMs esa j[kdj fupksMus ls Lojl fudy vkrk gSA 

xsagw ?kkl dh vkS’k/kek=k

LokLF; laj{k.k gsrq  blds Lojl dh lkekU; ek=k 25&50 fe0fy0

jksx uk”k gsrq fpfdRldh; ek=k 150&250 fe0fy0

bl Lojl dks izkr% [kkyh isV lsou djuk pkfg;sA

gkfudkjd izHkko

1 bl Lojl ds izFke iz;ksx vFkok bls [kkyh isV u ysus ls dqN yksxksa esa fepyh dh f”kdk;r ik;h tkrh gSA
2 izFke ckj vFkok vf/kd ek=k esa blds lsou ls dbZ yksxksa esa nLr dh f”kdk;r Hkh ik;h tkrh gSA