(About) Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences,
The Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS)
is an autonomous body of the Ministry of AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy,
Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy), Government of India.
It is an apex body in India for the formulation,
co-ordination, development and promotion of research on scientific lines in
Ayurveda and Sowa-Rigpa system of medicine.
The site contains details about Ayurveda and Sowa-Rigpa
systems. The activities, job opportunities and achievements of the council in
different aspects of these streams of traditional medicines are available here.
The Ministry of AYUSH was formed on 9th November 2014 to
ensure the optimal development and propagation of AYUSH systems of health care.
Earlier it was known as the Department of Indian System of Medicine and
Homeopathy (ISM&H) which was created in March 1995 and renamed as Department of
Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) in
November 2003, with focused attention for development of Education and Research
in Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy.
Postal Address :
Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences
Jawahar Lal Nehru Bhartiya Chikitsa Avum Homeopathy Anusandhan Bhavan
No.61-65, Institutional Area, Opp. 'D' Block, Janakpuri,
New Delhi - 110058 ( India )
Telephone : 91-011-28525862/97
Fax : 91-011-28520748/5959