Ayurveda is a life science dedicated to the importance of food cure, with the cause of disease highly attributed to incorrect diet.
This is why Ayurveda prescribes wholesome food, for every human being to receive the full nourishment required for a healthy body, in synchronization with the mind and soul. No food is intrinsically good or bad according to Ayurveda. Iindividuals, depending upon their constitution, react differently to different elements. The right food in proper combination, therefore, contain great therapeutic potential.