●International Conference on Standardisation of AYUSH Terminologies (ICoSDiTAUS-2020) in Delhi
•It is the biggest ever international event dedicated to standardisation of Diagnosis and Terminologies of Traditional Medicine in terms of the broad level of participation covering virtually all the continents
[16 countries which came together for the cause of Traditional Medicine]
•It adopted the ‘New Delhi Declaration on Collection and Classification of Traditional Medicine (TM) Diagnostic Data’.
◽AYUSH is an abbreviation of
• A:- Ayurveda,
• Y:- Yoga & Naturopathy,
• U:- Unani,
• S:- Siddha and
• H:- Homoeopathy
◽The Modi government had included Sowa-Rigpa into the acronym of AYUSH in 2018 where the alphabet ‘S’ represents both — Siddha and Sowa-Rigpa.
[But the logo of the AYUSH ministry, on its website, still represents five traditional systems of medicine in India — Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy]