KSIDC initiates steps to promote ayurveda – Hindu Business Line

Kochi, April 10:   Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) has initiated steps to forge a common platform for promoting ayurveda worldwide. In this endeavour, the corporation conducted an interactive meeting here with leading ayurvedic manufacturing companies to develop ayurveda as a true complementary and alternative system of medicine across the world. Speaking at the interactive meeting, M. Beena, Managing Director, KSIDC and Secretary AYUSH, said that there are certain factors that limit the use of ayurveda across the globe. This needs to be sorted out and equip this … [Read more...]

Ayurveda festival – Hindu Business Line

Thiruvananthapuram, February 7:   Mauritius President Rajkeswur Purryag will be the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony of the Global Ayurveda Festival 2014, which begins in Kochi on February 20. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the festival. The Mauritius President will arrive in Kochi on February 17 and return on February 21, said C Suresh Kumar, secretary of the organising committee. Speakers will include Mahiepala Herath, Chief Minister, Sabaragamuwa Provincial Council, Sri Lanka; Salinda Dissanayake MP, Minister of Indigenous Medicine, Sri Lanka; and BSB Yalegama, … [Read more...]

Meet on ayurveda – Hindu Business Line

Coimbatore, May 20:   AVP Research Foundation is organising the first International Conference on Ayurveda Research and Education – Insight Ayurveda 2013 – during May 24-25. The conference is scheduled to take place at the Ayurvedic Trust campus here. Briefing news persons, the Managing Director of AVP Research Foundation Dr Krishnakumar said that the conference would provide a platform for researchers and experts from across the world to exchange information, views and opinion. “It is aimed at preparing young researchers familiarise themselves with the process of abstract writing and … [Read more...]