March 23rd, 2007 | admin
Tradition has a prominent position in the method of medicine production and treatment methods adopted at Dhanwantary Vaidyasala. No one feel wondered at the use of earthen pots and tanks to prepare and store medicines, if he knows that a person who has completed his education in ancient gurukula is behind this Vaidyasala. CNN Namboodiri started a small vaidyasala (Ayurvedic treatment center at his home at Thodupuzha in Kerala.
Now the Vaidyasala has grown to a 25-bed capacity hospital, Dhanwantary Vaidyasala. The pharmaceutical department of the vaidyasala produces 310 medicines. They also produce 26 other medicines for exclusive in house use at the vaidyasala.
Dhanwantary Vaidyasala is not so much open to manipulation of traditional methods for the sake of modernity. Persons seeking Ayurvedic treatment must reach the hospital. However, online consultancy is provided. Treatment directions are given over internet. Many patients from countries like Germany, Australia etc reach the vaidyasala.