National Ayurveda Day Observed on 28th October (Download PDF)

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According to the Ayush Ministry National Ayurveda Day will observed on October 28th across the country. Mission Madhumeha would be launched - National Seminar on Prevention and Control of Diabetes through Ayurveda.

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  • Manoj Nesari is the Advisor to the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH)
  • Theme will be ‘Ayurveda for Prevention and Control of Diabetes.’
  • State AYUSH directorates, ayurveda educational institutions, and pharmaceutical companies will organize public lectures, seminars, and exhibitions.

 About Ministry of AYUSH

  • The Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy, abbreviated as AYUSH, is purposed with developing, education and research in Ayurveda, yoga, naturopathy, unani, siddha, and homoeopathy, Sowa-rigpa (Traditional Tibetan medicine), and other Indigenous Medicine systems.
  • Department created in March 1995 as the Department of Indian Systems of Medicine and Homoeopathy.
  • Received its current name in March 2003 then under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • The Ministry of AYUSH was formed on 9th November 2014 by elevation of the Department of AYUSH.
  • Headed by Minister of state independent charge, Shripad Yasso Naik, elected to the 13th  Lok Sabha from Panaji constituency in Goa.

- Published/Last Modified on: October 29, 2016

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