Ayurveda derived from two sanskrit words - Ayur (life)
and Veda (knowledge) is a form of indigenous medical
treatment known to Sri Lanka and India for over 3000
years. Modern day C21st. ayurvedic treatment or alternative
medicine based on natural healing has 2 aims: to preserve
health - wellbeing and cure a body afflicted by disease
practice is different to western medicine using pharmaceutical
medicines with side effects. Westerners visiting Sri Lanka use
gentle alternative medicine nature treatments at ayurveda
health resorts designed for foreign tourists to restore their
general well being.
concept of ayurveda and ayurvedic medical treatment is just as
animal and plant life has to live in harmony with the Laws of
Nature to remain healthy and balanced so too do human beings
is a gentle method of maintaining health in a person by
treating the root causes of illness in both mind and body.
Ayurveda and ayurvedic treatments return patients to health by
using the inherent principles of nature.