A must visit place in Thrissur; Vaidyaratnam Ayurveda Museum

VAIDYARATNAM-AYURVEDA-MUSEUM
VAIDYARATNAM-AYURVEDA-MUSEUM

The history of Ayurveda in Kerala is celebrated at a museum established and maintained by one of the leading names in Ayurveda – the Ashtavaidyan Thaikkattu Mooss Vaidyaratnam Group of Institutions.

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VAIDYARATNAM AYURVEDA MUSEUM: KNOW MORE

ABOUT

Delve into the rich heritage of Ayurveda in Kerala with a trip through time. The
was founded and has been maintained by Ashtavzidyan Thaikkattu Mooss Vaidyaratnam   Group of Companies. It is dedicated to E. T. Neelakandhan Mooss, founder of Ayurvedic pharmaceutical company,
Vaidyaratnam Oushadhasala. The members of the Thaikkattu Mooss family are
renowned for their proficiency in the eight branches of Ayurveda and so are called
Ashtavaidyas. The journey of Ayurveda through the Vedic, Sahitha, Sangraha, and
Medieval periods are traced in this traditional two-storeyed mansion where the
oushadhasala was first developed in 1941. The museum houses a digital theatre
called Natyagruham, a library of ancient literature, scriptures, and manuscripts,
a 3D section, displays of ancient surgical practices of Ayurveda, a collection of
specimens of medicinal plants, and outside the museum are sculptures of the
many gurus in the field.

CONNECTIVITY

  • Railway station:  Thrissur railway station, 9.6 km away
  • Flight: Cochin International Airport, 42 km away
  • Timings: 10 am to 6 pm except for Mondays
  • Activities: Tour of the museum

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