Ayuryog Expo 2019

Ayuryog Expo, India’s First World Assembly on Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy was held from November 7 to 10, 2019 a at India Expo Center and Mart, Greater Noida

International AROGYA 2019

International AROGYA 2019, an international Exhibition & Conference on AYUSH & Wellness, is scheduled to be held on 19th to 22th December 2019 at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. This is being organized by Ministry of AYUSH, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry & Pharmexcil

First International Ayush conclave of Kerala

International Ayush conclave of Kerala being organised by Department of AYUSH, Government of Kerala from Februray 15th to 18th 2019 at Kanakakkunnu, Trivandrum Kerala. National Ayush Mission (NAM) Kerala will the execution agency on behalf of Government.

This conclave is expected to help in:

  • Showcasing the growth and scientific development of AYUSH systems of medicines in Kerala
  • Increased Awareness about different public health activities in AYUSH systems of medicines
  • Improving the grass root presence of AYUSH systems in this region
  • Including AYUSH as a mainstream public health option
  • In establishing Kerala as a global hub of Health and Wellness tourism

This is one of the first conference & exhibition on AYUSH systems of medicines organised by Department of Ayush, Govt. of Kerala.


Note: AYUSH stands for Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha & Homoeopathy) systems of Medicines

Hortus Malabaricus

(This article was published in September 2018 issue of Santwanam magazine.)

Hortus Malabaricus by Hendrik Van Rheede, the Governor of Dutch Malabar at the time, is a book published in 17th century in 12 volumes. This rare book covers more than 700 natural plants in western ghats region explaining their medicinal properties and uses. This was done with the help of many physicians of that time

It was orginally written in Latin. Later, it was translated into English and Malayalam by K S Manilal. This translation was published by University of Kerala