Ayurveda originated as a part of vedic science. literally Ayurveda is the science of life. It is a System for manifesting health and curing disease through adherence to natural rhythms and cycles.
Veda has taken Ayurveda as its special branch for healing both body and mind. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the entire universe of matter, mind and consciousness . Ayurveda mainly includes herbal medicine, dietetics, body work, surgery, psychology and spirituality.