We can learn the real facts of life with the help of Ayurveda. By following the principles of Ayurveda, we can achieve long healthy life. It is a subdivision of Atharvaveda. It is a lamp post for healthy life in all eras. Ayurveda is eternal science of life.
Panch means five and karma means treatments. The five treatments are the representative of all therapies. So it is named panchkarma. It is mainly the shodhan treatment, where doshas are let out from the body. It gives quick and long lasting effect.