Is HimVeda a resort or a spa?
No. HimVeda is a multispeciality Ayurvedic clinic. We serve patients suffering from various chronic ailments as well as healthy individuals looking for rejuvenation and relaxation.
HimVeda is located in the periphery of Dharamshala town. It is 8 k.m. (20 minutes drive) from Mcleodganj which is the Tibetan centre. Being a bit away from Mcleodganj gives a non touristic feel.The area is peaceful and less congested. Proximity to Himalayas makes the weather pleasant all year round . Ideal place for someone looking for authentic Ayurvedic treatments in a clinical setting.
Do I need to stay in the clinic during the treatments?
Some conditions can be treated with medicines alone and you need not stay in the clinic. For other more serious/chronic conditions the doctors will advise you to stay. In some conditions we will have to change the medicines on a daily basis according to clinical conditions called ‘avastha’. This is only be possible if the patient stays with us. Detoxification procedures are better managed in an inpatient setting.
Will the accommodation be clean?
Yes. The rooms are very neat and clean with attached bathroom facility.It is a homely setting.The room can be shared by two or one can stay alone. Every room has wi- fi connectivity.
How long will I need to stay for the treatments?
If you wish to undergo rejuvenation – relaxation therapies you can decide the time duration.For specific disease conditions the duration will be decided by our chief physician.If you want to be sure about the no. of days so as to plan your health trip , you can mail us your disease history along with scans ,blood reports e.t.c.. After going through these the chief physician will decide the no. of days.The duration may vary from 2-4 weeks.
What sort of food is served ?
We serve Ayurvedic vegetarian food. The food is fresh, seasonal,organic and according to doshic constitution of the individual and disease state.
Can I go sightseeing during the stay?
Depending on the health condition you can go for local sightseeing. We can arrange a car and a guide for our guests at very genuine rates.
What all stuff should I bring with me for the stay?
You just need to bring comfortable clothing according to the season .Towels,bedsheets e.t.c. will be provided by us.
Can Ayurveda cure all the diseases ?
No. No system of medicine can cure all the diseases . In some of the diseases only quality of life can be improved while in others patient might have to take medicines for the whole life. Some conditions are better treated by modern medicine.