Sri Sri speaks on the power of Ayurveda


Inaugurates the Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science and Research Hospital

Bangalore, Oct. 7: “A society’s health is indicated by the number of empty beds in the hospital. The last decade has seen a paradigm shift in the health of people. In our Ayurvedic Science and Research Hospital, we have adopted the modern research with an ancient soul. Our aim is to take this system of medicine to the rural population,” said Art of Living Founder, Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar as he addressed a gathering at the Art of Living International Center, today, on ‘Ayurveda – An ancient treasure for global health’.

The talk followed the inauguration of The Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science and Research Hospital by Gurudev in the presence of Sri S.A. Ramadas, Medical Education Minister; Sri R. V. Deshpande, Former KPCC President ; Vaidya Raghunanda Sharma, President, Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM); Vaidhya Balendu Prakash, Founder VCP Cancer Research Institute; Abhinaya Sharade Smt. Jayanthi , Actress; Sri Tiru Swamiji, Director, ISKCON along with Vaidhya Suresh Chaturvedi, Senior Physician of Ayurveda.

Appreciating the newly inaugurated research center, Sri S.A Ramdas said, “The next decade belongs to Ayurveda. We see people from the other countries coming to India to learn this ancient science. Research scholars of Ayurveda and Naturopathy should win the Nobel and I hope that this institute becomes a pioneer in this direction.”

Some of the key highlights of the Sri Sri College of Ayurveda Science and Research Hospital will be:

  • An ISO-9001-2008 certified hospital
  • Free consultation
  • Six specialty clinics
  • More than 100 Ayurveda treatments
  • Unique projects on different specialties of Ayurveda like Supraja, Sri Sri Suvarnaprashana and others
  • Yoga consultation
  • Marma chikitsa

The Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science & Research (SSCASR) was established in the year 2004-2005 to provide a platform of higher learning and development in the field of Ayurveda. Today diseases are on the increase due to stress. In order to find holistic solutions without side effects, the Art of Living’s Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science & Research hospital has been working in various aspects of Ayurveda, a 5000 year old science of Indian medicine which focuses on health and disease prevention through interventions in diet and life style.

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