Ayurvedic

Government of Nepal fails to bring Ayurvedic drug manufactuers under GMP purview

Tourism Mail | 5th November, 2017

KATHMANDU : It is mandatory for all pharmaceuticals companies of Nepal to receive a certificate of Good Manufacturing Practice standards. However, only one out of 77 Ayurvedic medicine manufacturing companies has received the certificate so far. The Department of Drug Administration initially implemented the WHO’s GMP standards in 2004 and later it introduced its own…

Chinese vice premier pledges support to Ayurved sector

Tourism Mail | 17th August, 2017

KATHMANDU, August 16  : Visiting Vice-Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Wang Yang, has promised full support from the Chinese government to the development and promotion of Ayurved in Nepal. During his visit to the Kirtipur-based National Ayurveda Research and Training Center today, the Chinese Vice- Premier pledged to cooperate…

National Ayurveda Panchakarma and Yoga Centre to be set up

Tourism Mail | 29th July, 2017

KATHMANDU, July 29: The Department of Ayurveda under the Ministry of Health is to establish an international-level National Ayurveda Panchakarma and Yoga Centre at Budhanilakantha in Kathmandu district. Panchakarma, according to Ayurveda, is primary purification and detoxification treatment to cleanse the body of toxins. The proposed Rs 1 billion Centre will be built on 14…

Politicos demands Ayurved institute in Far- West Nepal

Tourism Mail | 4th May, 2017

KATHMANDU: Political parties have demanded for an Ayurved Institute in Far- Western District of Nepal. An all party delegation from Kanchanpur district met Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and submitted a memorandum demanding for the establishments of an ayurved institute in district headquarter, Mahendranagar. They asked the government to allocate funds for the college in the…

Directive for sales and distribution of Yarsagumba issued

Tourism Mail | 3rd May, 2017

KATHMANDU : The Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC) has issued the Yarsagumba Management (Collection and Transport) Directive – 2073. At the initiative of the DNPWC, the Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation pushed for the decision at the ministerial level to issue the directive for management of the rare plant cum insect…

Construction of ayurved hospital in limbo

Tourism Mail | 23rd February, 2017

DHANGADHI : Dream of Rajpur folks of Attariya, Kailali to get ayurvedic services in their locality is yet to materialize. The construction of a 50-bed ayurdved hospital in Rajpur has not begun yet due to unwillingness to grant the tenancy right of a piece of land selected for the hospital construction by the Department of…

Stress on bringing Ayurveda medicine back to its old glory

Tourism Mail | 12th February, 2017

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: A free Ayurvedic Health Camp was held at Fusku locality in Nagarjun Municipality on Saturday by the Zonal Ayurvedic Pharmacy, Jayabageshwori and a local cooperative. A total of 400 people underwent cost free health treatment at the camp and received herbal medicines for free. At the programme, Zonal Ayurvedic Pharmacy’s Dr Shrawan…

Minister Karki stresses development of Ayurvedic medicine

Tourism Mail | 3rd February, 2017

KATHMANDU: Speakers at a programme in the capital city have stressed the need of commercial development of the Ayurvedic medicine and treatment. During a programme organized by Nepal Ayurvedic medicine producer’s association Friday, Minister for Information and Communications, Surendra Kumar Karki, said marketing of Ayurvedic medicine could be boosted by maintaining its quality. “As the…