- the ancient Hindu art of medicine and of prolonging life.
Origin of Ayurveda
< Sanskrit, equivalent to āyur- life, vital power + veda knowledge
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The Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine mentions two primary techniques—Gandusha and Kavala Graha.Oil Pulling: Miracle Cure or Oily Mess?
March 28, 2014
- Hinduism an ancient medical treatise on the art of healing and prolonging life, sometimes regarded as a fifth Veda
from Sanskrit, from āyur life + veda knowledge
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