Time is scarce and precious in todays world and we seek solutions that are quick. While allopathic medicine tends to focus on the management of disease, the ancient study of Ayurveda provides us with holistic knowledge for preventing disease and eliminating its root cause. Dr. Bhaswati Bhattacharya takes you through a day in the life of Ayurvedic living.
Living between Manhattan and Varanasi, Dr. Bhaswati Bhattacharya is a licensed and board-certified practicing physician, holistic medicine specialist and internationally reputed lecturer. She is Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and a PhD researcher in Ayurveda at Banaras Hindu University. She is a 2014 recipient of the prestigious Fulbright- Nehru grant, recipient of the American Medical Associations Leadership Award, and author of many papers in peer-reviewed medical journals. She was the first Indian to speak at the Commencement Exercises at Harvard University. Her work was featured in the documentary, Healers: Journey into Ayurveda, on The Discovery Channel.