PHD Chamber, AYUSH Committee organized Webinar on Ayurveda Rasayana-Immunomodulators in Restoring Holistic Health on 16th July 2020.

The eminent panelist present were Padma Bhushan Vd. Devendra Triguna,  President of AMAM, All India Ayurvedic Congress and Ayurveda Mahasammelan, Dr. Deepika Gunawant, Ayurveda Consultant Max Hospital, Dr. Akhilesh Sharma, Former Advisor (Ayurveda) Govt. of Delhi, Dr. Ritu Sethi, Senior Consultant, Holy Family Hospital and Dr. Manoj Kumar Dash, Asst. Professor, Govt. of Ayurveda College, Raipur.

The webinar was graced by the special  presence of Dr. R. K. Somany, Former President, PHD Chamber, Mr. Pradeep Multani, Vice President, PHD Chamber, Mr. Arvind Varchaswi, Chairman, AYUSH Committee, Mr. Saurabh Sanyal, Secretary General, PHD Chamber and  Mr. Vivek Seigell, Principal Director, PHD Chamber.

Mr. Pradeep Multani, Vice President, PHD Chamber in his Presidential address explained the concept of Rasayana Immunomodulators and how these could be helpful in building the immunity. Mr. Multani said the demand for herbal products is increasing each passing day. The entire world has seen how certain traditional Indian ingredients and homemade products have benefited mankind and  how  these Immunomodulators could play a very significant role in enchancing the immunity to fight against the ongoing pandemic.

He also mentioned that Immunomodulators are considered as one of the most potent tools in the management of health and disease by modern medicine. He said the role of immunomodulators in modern medicine is yet to be fully appreciated or perceived as our understanding of immune system is changing at a rapid pace.

Mr. Arvind Varchaswi, Chairman, AYUSH Committee talked about the role of Rasayana-Immunomodulators and how the Ayurveda system could be very beneficial in enchancing the overall Immunity during these challenging times. He also talked about a 4000 crore economic package that the Government of India has announced for promoting herbal cultivation which will further boost the growth of the Ayurveda.

Padma Bhushan Vd. Devendra Triguna, President of AMAM, All India Ayurvedic Congress and Ayurveda Mahasammelan thanked all the panelist and delegates for joining the today’s webinar. He also stressed on building the immunity through these rasayanas and following the basic guidelines of wearing masks, washing hands and maintaining social distancing could help everyone to fight against the ongoing pandemic. He also requested the big companies in the field of Ayurveda to come forward and work together on producing a spray with dhoopam samagri, which could be fumigated in the air and could help fighting against the COVID-19.

Dr. Deepika Gunawant, Ayurveda Consultant Max Hospital explained the concept of Rasayana- Immunomodulators and how these could help in building the immunity. She also talked about Ayurveda system and how natural remedies could play an important role in enhancing the immunity. She also gave example of natural remedies like ashwangandha, giloy, guduchi, Chyawanprash and Immunity booster kit from Multani Pharmaceuticals, which could really help in enhancing the Immunity. She also talked about benefits of home spices like turmeric, ginger, tulsi that help in enchancing immunity.

Dr. Akhilesh Sharma, Former Advisor (Ayurveda) Govt. of Delhi also explained about the four pillars of Ayurved. Dr. Sharma also shared that how these Immunomodulators could really be helpful in enchancing the Immunity and fighting against any viruses.

Dr. Ritu Sethi, Senior Consultant, Holy Family Hospital shared and explained the basic concept of Ayurveda and how you could take care of your health during these challenging COVID times. Dr. Sethi also talked about the Rasayana Immunomodulators and how these  could be really helpful in bringing up the Immunity. She also talked about the  aspect of Holistic Health and preventive care of ageing.

Dr. Manoj Kumar Dash, Asst. Professor, Govt. of Ayurveda College, Raipur shared a presentation about the role of Rasayanas and how it could be helpful in building the Immunity. Dr. Dash also talked about the concept of Adaptive and Innate immunity and

their significant role. He also talked about the Target immune cells functions and about low respiratory infection, which is caused by novel coronavirus.

Dr. R. K. Somany, Former President, PHD Chamber thanked all the panellists and delegates for joining the webinar and also thanked PHD Chamber for organzing the webinar on the AYUSH system.

The session was moderated by Mr. Vivek Seigell, Principal Director, PHD Chamber. He also highlighted the aspect of the need for Gutt Health and Mental Health and the role of spices in the Indian Kitchen as mentioned by the speakers.

Mr. Saurabh Sanyal, Secretary General, PHD Chamber gave a vote of thanks by thanking all the panellists and delegates for joining today’s webinar. He said the today’s webinar was focussed on Ayurveda Rasayanas-Immunomodulators and how these could be beneficial in developing  Immunity.

The webinar was sponsored by Multani Pharmaceuticals Ltd and was attended by more than 80 delegates.