Posts Tagged ‘ayurveda’

August 8, 2020 0

A schizophrenic India cannot advance scientifically

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India is subjecting itself to contrary pulls. It wants to be reckoned among powerhouses of modern science and technology. At the same time it is obsessed with its past and wishes to pit ancient India against the modern world. India’s commitment to modern science is only skin deep. The space allotted to it has been […]

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May 9, 2015 0

Twisting tradition: The curious case of a seedy medicine

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Rajesh Kochhar and Ramesh Kapoor     Recently, Sh. K. C. Tyagi, a Rajya Sabha MP, speaking in the House, protested against an Ayurvedic medicine, Putrajeevak Beej, on the ground that it promoted gender discrimination. Responding to the charge, Swami Ramdev, who is associated with the Hardwar-based Divya Pharmacy that manufactures the medicine, stated that […]

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July 27, 2014 0

Ayurveda: Origins and evolution-the texts

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Rajesh  Kochhar See http://sip.sagepub.com/content/1/1/95

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