Museum for Ayurveda will be inaugurated on 27 December 2013
A museum that will display the evolution of Ayurveda will be opened soon at Thaikkattussery, Thrissur.
On December 27, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, former President, will inaugurate the museum, which will showcase the rich traditions of Ayurveda, its evolution through millennia and the contribution of Ayurveda acharyas.
The exhibits in the museum have been divided into various sections, which include display of authoritative texts on Ayurveda, description of various ancient practices of black magic, study of Vedas, Yaagas and Yajnas, Gurukula system, Rasasalas or pharmacies of ancient times, pulse diagnosing and various researches in Ayurveda, said Mr. Narayanan Mooss.
An exclusive section is dedicated to Susrutha, who is considered as the father of surgery.