Significance of Prakriti in Ayurveda: A Review


  • Utkalini Nayak Ayurveda
  • Pradip Kumar Panda


Ayurveda Prakriti


Prakriti, a fundamental concept in Ayurveda, plays a pivotal role in understanding an individual's unique constitution and its influence on health and well-being. This comprehensive review explores the significance of Prakriti in the context of Ayurvedic medicine, highlighting its role in personalized healthcare and holistic healing. We delve into the historical roots of Prakriti, its diagnostic methods, and its impact on physical, mental, and emotional health. Through an in-depth analysis of existing literature, this article elucidates how Prakriti can be harnessed to tailor effective therapeutic interventions, optimize dietary choices, and promote preventive healthcare. By recognizing the profound importance of Prakriti, this review underscores its potential to bridge the gap between traditional Ayurvedic wisdom and modern healthcare, ultimately contributing to a more holistic approach to health and wellness.

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Nayak, U., & Panda, P. K. (2024). Significance of Prakriti in Ayurveda: A Review. Journal of Ayurveda and Holistic Medicine (JAHM), 12(1). Retrieved from