Concept of Beauty in AYURVEDA
AYURVEDA covers the entire essence of human – his body, mind & soul. Therefore, the comprehensive concept of Beauty encompasses physical, psychological, and spiritual states.
Ayurveda says that holistic Health and Beauty go hand in hand. There are physical , mental and spiritual components to each. A healthy body is a beautiful body.
Ayurveda emphasizes the proper functioning of the body as a healthy body along with its tissue systems, metabolic fires, mental and physical functions form the basis of a beautiful body.
According to the ancient Ayurvedic Concept, Beauty is said to be maintained by three pillars: the outer beauty or roopam, the inner beauty and the lasting beauty. One has to care for ALL the three to attain radiant health. Outer beauty is the direct indication of overall health. This depends on your food habits, purity of blood & your routine.
A person looks beautiful and healthy only when his Inner Beauty is maintained well. This inner beauty can be gained through yoga, meditation and through natural beauty enhancement methods. Ayurveda gives considerable importance to the beauty of the inner and outer self of a person. It aims in maintaining and promoting physical, emotional and spiritual balance in a human being.