• Stop spread of Corona Virus
  • Director, NIS is distributing Kabasura Kudineer to the front-line warriors in Govt. Hospital of Thor
  • Distribution of Kabasura Kudineer to the front-line warriors in Tambaram Sanatorium, Chennai
  • Director NIS distributing Kabasura Kudineer in Tambaram containment zone
  • Corona - Spreading nature
  • Stop spread of Corona Virus
  • Distribution of Kabasura Kudineer in Tambaram containment zone

Shri Shripad Yesso Naik

Minister of State(Independent Charge)
Ministry of AYUSH

Padmashree Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha

Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH

Shri Pramod Kumar Pathak

Additional Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH

What's New (26.05.2020)

Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari

Director

Due to the onslaught of Covid-19 pandemic, our Country is facing a very critical challenge in health sector.  Though the Central and State Governments are taking all-out efforts to stop the pandemic on its tracks, it is a very big challenge to our nation to protect the life of each and every individual.  The Central and State Governments are working round-the-clock to fight this daunting challenge.  Their efforts will be successful only if the people understand their responsibilities and co-operate with the Government.   I fervently appeal to the people to follow the guidelines issued by the Government in combating this menace and observe the 21 days’ lockdown announced by the Government.  Then only we will be successful in protecting our country from Covid-19 pandemic.  The following tips are offered for combating the pandemic:   

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ABOUT SIDDHA

The Siddha System of Medicine (Traditional Tamil System of medicine), which has been prevalent in ...

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Hospital

National Institute of Siddha is attached with a Ayothidoss Pandithar Hospital wherein Health Care Services ...

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Activities

National Institute of Siddha today rolled out a social campaign ‘Siddha in Schools’ in the ...

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Education

The post-graduate courses [M.D (Siddha)] have commenced at National Institute of Siddha from 30-09-2004. Siddha graduates with B.S.M.S Degree are eligible to apply for the post graduate degree. Selection is made on the basis of ...

Research

National Institute of Siddha is undertaking research works with budget grant from Department of AYUSH or through IMR support from CCRS or any other government institutions for supporting the research works. NIS is well equipped ...

Publication

1. Siddha treatment guidelines for selected diseases 2. Development of Standard Siddha terminologies 3. Methods of preparation of oil by Theraiyar (Siddhar) based on Theraiyar thaila varukka churukkam 4. Pharmacy and pharmaceutics of Siddha medicine