What’s in the news?
- The Government of India is organising the Yoga and Ayurveda in Neurosciences, Therapeutics and Research Approaches (YANTRA), 2023 conference at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS).
- YANTRA, 2023 is an international conference on Integrative Medicine with a theme on models of integration in healthcare.
- Held at the NIMHANS campus, YANTRA is a platform, championed by NIMHANS along with Jignasa, to reinforce and rekindle the effectiveness of Ayush system of medicine in curing as well as enriching the quality of lives of the people.
- With an objective to revitalise the Ayush system of medicine, be it Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha & Sowa Rigpa or Homoeopathy, this platform has a focus approach to make Ayush systems as mainstream in Public Health and Primary Healthcare to fulfil the Universal Health Coverage goal set by the World Health Organisation (WHO).