Dayanand Ayurvedic College established in 1898 is India’s oldest Ayurvedic College to start institutional study in Ayurveda. It is hosting the state level Ayurveda parv, which will last for 3 days i.e, 19th to 21st March.
Dr. Rakesh Sharma, dean academics Guru Ravidas Ayurvedic University Hoshiarpur, told that this prestigious occasion is sponsored by All India Ayurved Congress, Punjab & Chandigarh Board of Ayurvedic and Unani Systems of Medicine, Punjab & Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur.
Event was inaugurated by Sunder Sham Arora, Minister of Industries & Commerce, Punjab and Sunil Kumar Jakhar, President Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee.
Padam Bhushan Padam Shree Awardee Vd. Devendra Triguna, President All India Ayurvedic Congress, New Delhi presided over the function.
Sham Arora addressed people saying that popularity of Ayurveda existed since the period of Hindu mythology and requested Dr. Manoj Nesari to sanction 50 bed to hospital of Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur and requested permission to admit level-1 Covid patient in Ayurveda.
Dr. Sunil Jakhar congratulated principal Dayanand Ayurvedic college Dr. Sanjeev Sood for successfully organizing this function and for the green atmosphere of the college. He praised Dhanwantry Vandana by students of Ayurvedic College and told that Ayurveda is defamed by quacks and due to lack of insight by people in Ayurveda. He praised the holistic approach of Ayurveda as the efficient and cost effective treatment in Ayurveda.
In the Evening session honourable Mr. Arvind ghai, Secretary DAV college managing committee, New Delhi, was the chief guest and Dr. Bal krishan sharma Kaushik, V.C was guest of honour. They awarded Dhanwantry award to Dr. Ish Sharma, Dr. Pankaj Kumar, Dr. Parwinder Bajaj, Dr. Jagdish Prashad Singh, Amritsar, Dr. Rekha Bajaj, Vaidya Karanvir Singh, Dr. Suresh Chauhan, Dr. Ashok Kumar Jindal, Dr. Harpreet Singh Bhandari.
Kumar Rahul IAS, Commissioner AYUSH, Punjab, Dr. Bal Krishan Sharma Kaushik, Vice Chancellor, Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur, Dr. Manoj Nesari, Advisor, Government of India, New Delhi, Ministry of AYUSH, Dr. Sanjeev Goyal, Registrar, Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur, vaidya Anil Bhardwaj. Chairman all india Ayurveda congress chandigarh, Dr. Poonam Vashist Director Ayurveda Punjab, Vaidya Jagjeet Singh Ji chauirman Ayurvedic and unani board Punjab, were guest of honour.
Padam Bhushan & Padam Shree Awardee Vd. Devendra Triguna, Dr. Sanjeev Goyal, Registrar, Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur, Dr. Rakesh Sharma, Dean Academics, Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur, Dr. Bal Krishan Sharma Kaushik, Vice Chancellor, Guru Ravidas Ayurved University, Hoshiarpur, Vaidya Jagjeet Singh Ji & Dr. Manoj Nesari, Advisor, Government of India, New Delhi, Ministry of AYUSH, Dr. Puneet Girdhar Ji, Dr. Sachin, Sh. Kumar Rahul IAS, Commissioner AYUSH, Punjab, Dr. Anil Bhardwaj, Dr. Poonam Vashist Director Ayurveda Punjab received award of honor by chief guest Sh. Sunder Sham Arora Honble Minister of Industries & Commerce, Punjab and Sh. Sunil Kumar Jakhar, President Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee.
Following Doctors were also honoured for their work in the field of Ayurveda Dr. Raghubir Singh, Dr. Joginder Pal, Mrs. Harwinder Grover, Dr. Ashok Nanwani, Dr. Chander Shekhar Sharma, Dr. Gagan Dhakad, Dr. Satish Sharma, Dr. Mukesh Walia ex CCIM member, Dr. Anil Nagrath, Dr. Meenu Gandhi, Dr. Jaswinder Arora, Dr. Deepam, Mrs. Alka, Dr. Awdesh Shrivastav, Dr. Rakesh Mittal, Dr. Manraj Singh, Dr. Parvesh, Dr. Ishwar Chander Sardana, Dr, Ravikant, Dr. Atul Sood, Dr. Uma Shankar, Dr. Parveen, Dr. Rajiv Mehta, Dr. Sham Lal Arora, Dr. Madhurima Bhargava, Nishu Raina & Dr. Ajay Palaha.
Vote of thanks was given by Dr. Sanjeev Sood, Principal Dayanand Ayurvedic College, Jalandhar to all dignitaries and participants particularly to All India Ayurveda congress, CCRAS team, NIMA, Jalandhar UG & PG students of Dayanand Ayurvedic college, Jalandhar, Media and work force behind for successfully organizing this event.