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Ayurveda: Art of Being (2001)

Ayurveda is science of life and art of healing; where body, mind and spirit are given equal importance. This voyage of thousands of miles across India and abroad takes you on a unique ... See full summary »

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Pan Nalin

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nicolos Kostopoulos Nicolos Kostopoulos
Vaidya Narayan Murthy Vaidya Narayan Murthy
Brahmanand Swamigal Brahmanand Swamigal
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Storyline

Ayurveda is science of life and art of healing; where body, mind and spirit are given equal importance. This voyage of thousands of miles across India and abroad takes you on a unique poetic journey, where we encounter remarkable men of medicine or simply a villager who lives in harmony with nature. "Hope is nature's way of enabling us to survive so that we can discover nature itself." Written by Anonymous

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Documentary

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

India | Switzerland | Germany

Language:

English | Hindi

Release Date:

20 September 2001 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Ayurveda: I tehni tis yparxis See more »

Filming Locations:

Greece See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,938, 21 July 2002, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$16,892, 15 September 2002

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,074,000, 20 August 2005
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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16 January 2003 | by boiteorangeSee all my reviews

It's about time we see a movie that stays unbiased towards these old Indian traditions. At times it is clear how most of the 'doctors' are charlatans, even lying about how they don't charge their clients. While they are wearing their gold watches, the 'donation' box is mandatory. Notice that there are only a couple of people who get 'cured' while we see quite a few cases.

Keep in mind while watching that ingesting mercury is not toxic and that the smallest Indian bank note is 5 rupee, while the average salary in India is 1,700 ru/month.


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