Ayush - The Traditional Health Systems in India

Traditional health systems in India are collectively known as AYUSH, which stands for Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy. These systems have been practiced in India for centuries and are based on holistic approaches to health and wellness. Each of these systems has its unique principles, practices, and treatments:

Collectively, these traditional health systems form the AYUSH framework, which is recognized by the government of India as complementary to modern medicine. The Ministry of AYUSH was established to promote and regulate these systems, develop educational and research institutions, and integrate AYUSH practices into the mainstream healthcare system. AYUSH treatments are widely used across India and are increasingly gaining popularity worldwide for their holistic approach to health and well-being.