Kerala government is setting up a Rs 200 crore Global Ayurveda Village near Ponmudi with KINFRA as the nodal agency, a first of its kind globally.
The Itoozhi Ayurvedic Foundation, in its continuing efforts in conservation, propagation and popularising the Ayurvedic tenets in living and lifestyles has come together, in collaboration with the District Panchayath has established a herbal park at the Science Park, Kannur.
The 5th World Ayurveda Congress 2012 & Arogya Expo is slated to be held from 7 – 10 December 2012 at Bhopal (Lal Parade Ground), Madhya Pradesh, brought together by the Government of Madhya Pradesh and the World Ayurveda Foundation.
Itoozhi Ayurveda Foundation’s Oushadha Kanji project for school children provides the traditional Ayurveda monsoon diet free for a week.
Ayurveda insists on rejuvenation and preventive therapy during the Karkkidakam month (mostly between July 16th- August 16th). The therapy includes a special diet and special treatments duly prescribed in the Ayurvedic treatises which purifies the system.
The Telegraph, Calcutta reports on Ashwagandha extracts reversing Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice by a team of scientists at the NATIONAL BRAIN RESEARCH CENTRE, released through the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America journal
The State Government will frame a policy and enact a piece of legislation to make licence mandatory for all ayurveda centres, house boats and home stays as part of taking Kerala tourism to international standards
According to the Chief Minister Of Kerala’s press notification, “a proposal to start a Multi Super Speciality Hospital worth 1000 crores in Kochi is being considered by Government of Kerala.”