DEPARTMENT OF SWASTHAVRITTA AND YOGA
Preventive & Social Medicine and Yoga

Ethical Codes (Sadvritta)
The ethical codes are advocated for the mental and physical purity of an individual as well as the society. These include the measures like cutting hair, nails, cleansing of orifices etc for the physical hygiene and oblation to the God, elders, preceptors, not speaking harsh words to other persons, good behavior towards women etc for mental purity. It also includes moralities like charity, compassion, friendship, happiness and peace, which help in maintenance of positive health and mental harmony