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Ayurveda: Art of Being (2001)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 20 September 2001 (Germany)
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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Nicolos Kostopoulos
Vaidya Narayan Murthy
Brahmanand Swamigal
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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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Ayurveda: I tehni tis yparxis  »

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$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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Brilliant ! Soothing!
28 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

Being a fan of this unique Indian filmmaker, I could not ignore Ayurveda. I watched it twice in theaters and later at home on DVD. One of the most inspiring and thought provoking work. When the world was hit with recent Tsunami waves this film predicted it. How we are being taken away and further away from nature.

I am struck by its simplicity, we travel, meet people, they talk, they do their things and we watch. No added narration or no attempt to make an 'auteur' work. It is this simplicity and soothing sensation makes us feel good. When I stepped out in the streets of New York, I said wow? what have we become? do not miss it.


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