Surya Foundation Naturopathy Think Tank has been regularly discussing at length about the developmental activities of Naturopathy. The brain storming sessions by the Naturopathy experts say that the Naturopathy system must have a strong platform for its holistic development. This resulted in the formation of “International Naturopathy Organisation” (INO) in the year 2003 under the able leadership of Sh. Jaiprakash Agarwal, an ardent follower of Naturopathy and a renowned Industrialist.
INO is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and propagation of Naturopathy at the grass root level. It focuses on the overall development of this ancient and miraculous science at global level and endeavours to bring this at par with the other medical sciences.
INO is the country’s largest Naturopathy organisation with its branches in 24 States with over lakhs of active members and sympathizers in India and abroad.
Nature cure is a drugless system of health care, which aims at removing the basic cause of disease through the rational use of the elements freely available in nature. It is a complete revolution in the art and science of living. Although the term “Naturopathy” is of relatively recent origin, the philosophical basis and several of the methods of nature cure treatments are ancient There are references in India’s ancient sacred books to the extensive use of nature’s excellent healing agents such as Air, Earth, Water and Sun. The Great Baths of the Indus Valley civilization as discovered at Mohenjo-daro In old Sind testify to the use water for curative purposes In ancient India. Various methods and practices of treatment prescribed In Naturopathy are deeply integrated in the Indian tradition and culture.
Naturopathy is a cost effective drugless, non-Invasive therapy involving the use of natural materials in Its treatment based on the theories of vitality, toxemia, self healing capacity of the body and the principles of healthy living. Naturopathy is not only a system of treatment but also a way of life. It is a system of medicine widely practiced, globally accepted and recognized by WHO. Naturopathy is a system of man building in harmony with constructive principles of Nature on the physical, mental, moral and spiritual grounds. It has a great promotive, preventive, curative as well as restorative potential.