Swasthavritta & Yoga
Prevention is main aim of Ayurveda. Swasthavritta & yoga subject is mainly deals with prevention and precaution. In short it is preventive medicine of Ayurveda. It mainly deals with personal hygiene, social hygiene, communicable-non communicable diseases with their prevention, community medicine and national programmes of various diseases. Along with that yoga is nectar of Ayurveda which comes under Swasthavritta. Yogasan & pranayam are pillars of longevity and accepted by all communities. Dincharya, Rutucharya, trayopstambha comes under personal hygiene. Water, air, light etc. comes under social hygiene. So, here we get all preventive measures for attaining a healthy life. Community medicine deals with vaccination, PHC, health organizations, national programmes, health administration. Hence this branch is social and dedicated to community health.
Facilities in the department
- Swastharakshan OPD for diet and yoga advice
- Departmental library
- Yoga demonstration room
- Tutorial room.
- Diet preparation section for IPD patients.