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  • The AYUSH Effect – How Ayush is helping the people of Kolli Hills

    Mother and Child Health A healthy start in life Mrs. Kasthuri is a Post Natal Mother, lives in Ellakiraipatti village, Kolli Hills. She is a 22 year old woman and she has given birth to a male child, who is three months old now. Her husband is an agricultural laborer and this is her first child. She is our targeted beneficiary who has been undergoing our mother and ...

    Posted at October 23, 2011 | By : | Categories : Sharing | Comments Off
  • A visit to the AYUSH-Isha Organic Health Systems project

    (cross-posted from Isha Blog) India has a long and renowned history in systems of traditional medicine. AYUSH-Isha Organic Health Systems is a pilot project launched under the aegis of Isha Foundation, which is delving into this vast bank of ancient knowledge and applying this understanding to improve the health of the rural populace of the Kolli Hills Block in the district of Namakkal. AYUSH is an acronym that stands ...

    Posted at June 22, 2011 | By : | Categories : Sharing | Comments Off
  • AYUSH-Isha Baseline Survey – Some Observations of an Isha Resident

    On October 26, 2010, I was in the orientation program for doing a baseline survey being conducted at the Sannidhi in Namakkal. Dr.Krishnamurthy introduced the project – AYUSH-Isha – to the entire group. Mr. Johnson of Swasti Group, Madurai explained the household survey questionnaire. Upon conclusion of the training program, we left for Kolli Hills that night. The following day, we conducted a Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) in the ...

    Posted at June 21, 2011 | By : | Categories : Sharing | Comments Off