Former railway engineer strives to create a museum on Ayurveda – The Hindu

The Hindu Retired engineer Pammi Satyanarayana Murthy at his residence-cum-library at Ayodyanagar in Vijayawada. Photo. Ch. Vijaya Bhaskar Pammi Satyanarayana Sastry, 74, is known to all who care about Ayurveda. After retiring from the Indian Railways as an electrical engineer, Mr. Sastry has earned a name for himself in the field. Though he has no formal degrees, he earned the title Uttama Vaidya. He is so passionate about the science that he has converted a large part his apartment house into a library which houses some of the most valued texts and books. His house is a veritable hub for … [Read more...]

Former railway engineer strives to create a museum on Ayurveda

The Hindu Retired engineer Pammi Satyanarayana Murthy at his residence-cum-library at Ayodyanagar in Vijayawada. Photo. Ch. Vijaya Bhaskar Pammi Satyanarayana Sastry, 74, is known to all who care about Ayurveda. After retiring from the Indian Railways as an electrical engineer, Mr. Sastry has earned a name for himself in the field. Though he has no formal degrees, he earned the title Uttama Vaidya. He is so passionate about the science that he has converted a large part his apartment house into a library which houses some of the most valued texts and books. His house is a veritable hub for … [Read more...]

Museum on ayurveda ready for inauguration near Thrissur

Kochi, Dec. 22:   Vaidyaratnam has set up a museum on ayurveda to enlighten the public on its rich heritage and evolution. Set up with an investment close to Rs 5 crore at Thaikkattussery near Thrissur, the museum, the first of its kind, will be inaugurated by former President A.P.J.Abdul Kalam on December 27. Astavaidyan E.T. Narayanan Mooss, who supervised the setting up of museum, said the idea is to link the ancient tradition of ayurveda with its promising future as a safe medicinal system. The past and contemporary treatment, medicine preparation and impart of education are shown at a 3D … [Read more...]