The Indian Journal of Integrative Medicine is a quarterly, peer-reviewed, international journal, published by Atharva Scientific Publications  Bhopal, India. IJIM is open access, online journal and it allows free access to its contents and permits authors to self-archive the final accepted version of their articles. The IJIM provides a trans-disciplinary platform for integrative health sciences and to explore the relationships between Ayurveda, traditional medicine, biomedicine, and other contemporary health sciences.