Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two future-ready Ayurveda institutions in Gujarat and Rajasthan on Friday.
He will inaugurate the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda (ITRA) at Jamnagar in Gujarat and the National Institute of Ayurveda (NIA) at Jaipur in Rajasthan on November 13, the fifth Ayurveda Day, by way of video conferencing, the Prime Minister’s Office stated on Wednesday.
These institutions are anticipated to play world management roles within the progress and growth of Ayurveda within the twenty first century.
The Ayurveda Day is being noticed yearly from 2016, on the day of Dhanwantri Jayanti. This yr it falls on November 13, 2020.
The Potential function of Ayurveda within the administration of the COVID-19 pandemic would be the focus of this yr’s ‘Ayurveda Day’commentary, the PMO stated in an announcement.
It stated utilising the immense untapped potential of AYUSH programs of healthcare for offering efficient and inexpensive options for India’s public well being challenges is a precedence of the federal government.
“Consequently, modernisation of AYUSH education is also a priority area. Multiple steps have been taken for this in the last 3-4 years. Dedication to the nation of ITRA, Jamnagar as an Institution of National Importance and NIA, Jaipur as an Institution Deemed to be University is a historic step not just in the modernization of Ayurveda Education, but in the evolution of traditional medicine itself,” the assertion stated.
“This will provide them the autonomy to upgrade the standard of Ayurveda education, frame various courses as per emerging national and international demand and excel in modern research to generate more and more evidences,” it added.