AYUSH – Isha Organic Health Systems
AYUSH – Isha Organic Health Systems is an innovative field-based, action-oriented health project which seeks to impact the present model of public health by substantially fulfilling the deficiencies and creating a significant directional change in the model.
This pioneering project was launched in October 2010 under the aegis of Isha Foundation. It aims to rejuvenate India’s traditional health systems and improve health in the Kolli Hills tribal area.
Glimpses of the activities around Isha Ayush, January 2011.
India has a long and renowned history of traditional medicine derived from a deep understanding and insight into the human system. With a lineage that dates back thousands of years, the Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy and Siddha schools of medicine have been appreciated all over the world for their efficacy in curing various ailments and diseases.
Through an innovative and holistic approach, AYUSH-Isha Organic Health Systems seeks to bring this vast bank of ancient knowledge to the country’s tribal areas for sustainable public health.