A seminar was carried out n Kyiv with the participation of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Ukraine Manoj Kumar Bharti on the topic "Ayurveda is the science of healing life by nature".
The event began with the speech of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Ukraine Manoj Kumar Bharti. He underlined the holistic approach to health, which is guided by Ayurveda and general prevention of the body. He added: "Ayurveda is a long, time-tested Indian medical and health system with a documented history of usage for 3000 years, it maintains the balance of the physical, physiological, psychological, spiritual and social conditions of man".
The forum was attended by about 300 people, including representatives of authorities, Indian pharmaceutical companies based in Ukraine, Ayurveda community from India, practicing doctors of Ayurveda, Association of specialists in national and non-traditional medicine of Ukraine, Ananta Medikear LTD, experts of the Ministry of AYUSH Government of India and others.
The aim of the meeting was to demonstrate the possibility of treating various diseases through the traditional system of medical drugs in India and promoting natural treatments using herbs, minerals, healthy eating, physical exercises, etc.
The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Health Care, Ms. Olga Bohomolets, made an emphasis on the fact that Ukraine has a long tradition of treating people’s medicine. She has declared readiness to work with India in the field of natural and alternative medicine. She also expressed sincere gratitude to the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Ukraine Manoj Kumar Bharti and the Government of India for the humanitarian assistance that Ukraine received from India in the form of serum and tetanus vaccine, diphtheria, etc.
In general, the approaches of the Ayurvedic system are simple, focused on human health and the strengthening of immunity in order to prevent various kinds of diseases. Ayurveda offers an individual treatment regimen according to the body and mind, the nature and stage of human disease.