The Publications Department of Arya Vaidya Sala is
actively involved in publication of modern and traditional literature related
to Ayurveda. It has its own editorial and production wings with DTP capability.
P.S. Varier himself had recognised the importance of
bringing out authentic literature for the growth of Ayurveda. Such activity
served essentially two purposes. The first is to strengthen Ayurvedic knowledge
base by bringing out authentic texts. The target readers were professionals and
students. His publication of Sanskrit classics Ashtangahridayam and
Brihacchariram are examples of this aspect. Secondly, he tried to publish
reliable reading material for the lay-public on health related topics. He
wanted to teach the people about the do’s and dont’s of health care. In both
these activities his prime aim was to strengthen Ayurveda and to propagate the
The present Publications Department of Arya Vaidya Sala continues to follow the same path.
The Kottakkal Ayurveda Series of books include major works in Sanskrit, English
and Malayalam. Professionals and students find them useful as reference
manuals. Popular Ayurveda Series includes many publications of health matters
to provide useful information for the common reader. Aryavaidyan, an English
quarterly being published by Arya Vaidya Sala, provides a platform for publication of
research papers in subjects related to Ayurveda.
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see the list of Arya Vaidya Sala publications