AYURVEDA is known as 'Science of Life'. It is derived from two sanskrit terms 'Ayur' which means life and 'Veda' which means knowledge. Thus Ayurveda teaches to lead a Healthy life. Ayurveda is one of the most ancient medical system in the world, originated in India 5000 years back. The Basic philosophy of Ayurveda is to make people aware of their life style, diet, exercise and mental activities to achieve a perfect balance in mind, body and soul.
The supreme scholars of Ayurveda- Charaka, Susrutha, and Vagbhada have told that, the objective of Ayurveda is to maintain the positive health of a healthy person and cure the disease of the patient.