The purpose of Ayurveda is to protect health of the healthy and alleviate disorders in the diseased. It has also been indicated as the science of the protection of your age (Ayu). Actually there is no exact meaning of Ayu in English language. I will use age and Ayu alternatively in this article.
How Ayurveda observes the Age (Ayu)? Meaning what Ayu entails in the Ayurveda? What comprises Ayu in the Ayurveda?
Sharirendriya satva atma samyogo dhari jeevitam I
nitygashchanu-bandhshch paryayaer ayu ruchchayte II
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