The ministry of Ayurveda dedicates Dhanteras as National Ayurveda Day every year

Itoozhi Ayurveda is celebrating the first National Ayurveda Day – announced by the ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) with the theme, Ayurveda for Prevention and Control of Diabetes, on October 28, 2016. The ministry announced its decision to observe Dhanvantari Jayanti, popularly known as Dhanteras, as National Ayurveda Day

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The 3rd Global Ayurveda Festival 2016 will be held at Kozhikode from Jan 31 to Feb 4, 2016

The 3rd edition of Global Ayurveda Festival (GAF) shall be held at Kozhikode, Kerala from January 31 to Feb 4 2016. Chief Minister of Kerala, Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the five-day Festival and Arogya Expo at Swapna Nagari, Kozhikode. The GAF is considered to be largest biennial get-together of the ayurveda fraternity. The preceding conferences organised in

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Global Ayurveda Festival at Kozhikode

The biennial Global Ayurveda Festival is the largest get-together for the Ayurvedic fraternity and this is the first time that the event comes to Kozhikode. The GAF – 2016 is being organized by the Center for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) in association with the Government of Kerala, the native Ayurveda fraternity and the department of AYUSH, Government of India. The state’s Department of AYUSH and the Department of Industry are also major partners of the event.

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Government to Give Medical Visa for Ayurvedic Tourism

Kerala has always been a hot spot for medical tourism, or rather, Ayurvedic tourism to be exact. However, Ayurveda has always been looked upon as a therapy for relaxation and rejuvenation rather than an actual treatment option. However, with the several new initiatives taken by the central government to promote Ayurveda as a mainstream healthcare system, with specialty hospitals and research centers, the government of Kerala is also stepping up its game in boosting Ayurveda as a major tourist attraction of the state.

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