Dr. Ashok Kumar, the traditional ayurvedic specialist hailing from coastal Karnataka had his humble beginning decades back near Udupi, a temple town of Karnataka in South India which is known for it?s heritage, culture and tradition.
Born in a family of Pundits, he chose to be an expert designer in the print industry. 20 years of dedicated hard work in print media brought him several coveted National Awards, which he received on five occasions at Vigyan ...
Bhawan, New Delhi from the Minister of Advertising & Broadcasting.
His search for fine life sciences started off in 1992. He recalled his childhood days where his grandfather used to give hand made cure for illness with herbal preparations and concoctions for local villagers who came to him. He went through manuscripts left behind by his forefathers. He identified that the herbal preparations with pestle & mortar can give a solution.
He waded through the foothills of the Himalayas and the deep forests of Ajmer, parts of Wayanad in Kerala, Jaipur, Varanasi and coastal Karnataka interacting with swamijis, scholars, muinis, and traditional ayurvedic practioners, educationalists, pundits and sadhus for fine tuning the herbal cure for aliments. Among them Shri. Digambara Swami Muni and Shri. Bhagwandas Jain were very helpful in guiding him towards his goal.