- What is Ayurveda?
Ayurveda is a word formed by the union of two words Ayurh means lifespan and Veda means science or knowledge. Ayurveda is the science of life dealing with every perspective of life. Ayurveda is a complete healthcare system and guideline for healthy living. It is a time-tested, evidence-based science from Veda.
- What is the disease as per Ayurveda?
The imbalance of doshas leads to the development of disease. In a simple way, diseases are the physical or psychological pain that arises due to dosha impairment.
- What is meant by treatment as per Ayurveda?
The action of bringing about the equilibrium of Dhaatus constitutes treatment of disease. The purpose of such action is to prevent the disturbance of the equilibrium of Dhaatus and maintain their equilibrium.
- How Ayurvedic treatments are different from others?
Ayurveda treatment focuses on finding the root cause of disease and treating them with ayurvedic medication, panchakarma therapies and diet regimen helps to prevent the recurrence of the disease.
The purpose of such action is to prevent the disturbance of the equilibrium of Dhaatus and maintain their equilibrium. This is a unique way to avoid the relapsing of the disease. For these various medicinal modalities, diet regimen and the daily regimen are detailed and described in ayurvedic text.
- Why should I choose Ayurveda over other treatment systems?
Ayurveda has unique to treat the patient conditions. Treating diseases with ayurvedic medication is not just focused on treating disease & its causative factors but also focuses on the associate factors that can affect a patient’s conditions. Those are doshas, Prakruti, age, Agni, disease; time, etc. these factors make Ayurveda to think & treat every person uniquely in different ways if still have the same disease or complaints. Ayurveda medicines are far from side effects as they are prescribed by examining all these factors. This helps to prevent further complications & recurrence of the disease.
- What is Prakruti?
Prakruti is a fundamental form or standard pattern of an individual formed due to doshas dominance. It is a person’s own natural character of an individual form due to the dominance of doshas affecting a person’s physical and psychological behavior. It is basically having one dosha in dominance while others are recessive in nature.
- How Ayurvedic diet different from modern diet trends?
Ayurveda diet is based on one’s doshas, Prakruti, age, Agni, disease/ complaints, etc. this makes the diet regimen more effective and has low side effects.
- Do Ayurveda treatments take a long time to heal alignments?
Ayurveda medicine can act slowly but it eradicates the disease from the roots. The healing time may vary from person to person & disease to disease. The healing time depends on multiple factors like patient’s age, type of disease, involvement of other factors, dosha situation, a lifestyle that patient follows, the food that the patient eats, etc. are responsible for the healing process.
- Do Ayurvedic treatments have any side effects?
Ayurveda treatments are free from side effects when they are prescribed or suggested by an Ayurvedic practitioner by examining the patient’s doshas, Prakruti, age, Agni, disease; time, etc. Self-medication by patients can create some adverse effects without knowing their properties.