Happy New Year 2017!

Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high Where knowledge is free Where the world has not been broken up into fragments By narrow domestic walls Where words come out from the depth of truth Where tireless striving stretches its arms towards perfection Where the clear stream of reason has not … [Read more…]

Takeaways from Tokyo

In a world where every city looks more of the same, Tokyo takes you by surprise. And this happened without fail to almost 600 of us as we traveled to Tokyo for the World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders Annual Summit last month. Even though we knew that this is going to be a special … [Read more…]

Traditional medicine can coexist with allopathic medicine as long as we are not fanatical about either one

On Friday, the 13th of May, India committed close to a million dollars to help create a benchmark document for training and practice for Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathic medicine. It is indeed a significant commitment and reinforcement of ongoing efforts by WHO to promote traditional health systems strengthening around the world. What started … [Read more…]