About the Journal

"International Journal of Ayurveda and Traditional Medicine" (IJATM) is an online international Journal of Ayurveda and other Traditional Medicinal Knowledge. It is initiated to publish the free open-access peer-reviewed Journal of Ayurveda and Traditional Medicine. The Journal is biannually published and is freely accessible. The Journal will be free for manuscript processing and publishing.

Subjects covered include aspects of Ayurveda and Traditional Knowledge. The journal was first published in 2019 as an online publication and has been regularly published. Since, its establishment it is online, open accessed.
All the materials in this journal are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Any Personal details of the Users are not disclosed to any third party and used only for the publication, communication and notification purposes.
IJATM is registered to PKP LOCKSS program for digital preservation of the Journal contents.

The journal has been in:
- PKP Index: The PKP Index is a database of articles, books, and conference proceedings using PKP's free, open-source Open Journal Systems, Open Monograph Press, and Open Conference Systems software applications.
- Registered in "Open archive registry (OAI-PMH)". Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting is the emerging standard for providing well-indexed access to electronic research resources on a global scale.

Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access ( CC-BY Creative Commons license Policy) to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public. We are in support of greater global exchange of knowledge. IJATM allows readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and allow readers to use them for any other lawful purpose, as long as the author and journal are properly credited, which ensures maximum dissemination and a wider impact of our publications.

Copyright Policy
The authors (or their contributors) retain copyright in their work. The Corresponding Author has the right to grant on behalf of all authors and does grant on behalf of all authors, a worldwide licence to the IJATM and its licensees in perpetuity, in all forms, formats and media (whether known now or created in the future), to publish, reproduce, distribute, display and store the Contribution, translate the Contribution into other languages, create adaptations, reprints, include within collections and create summaries, extracts and/or, abstracts of the Contribution, create any other derivative work(s) based on the Contribution, to exploit all subsidiary rights in the Contribution, the inclusion of electronic links from the Contribution to third party material where-ever it may be located; and, licence any third party to do any or all of the above. IJATM allows the author(s) to retain publishing rights without restrictions.
The IJATM work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Plagiarism Policy
Plagiarism detecting software (currently Grammarly software) is employed to check the originality of an article submitted to IJATM. The manuscript that is submitted is understood to be unpublished work and is not considered for publication elsewhere. Duplicate publication of the submitted manuscript in whole or in parts will be considered as breaching of plagiarism policy and is not welcome by the journal.IJATM follows the instruction to prevent or handle plagiarism benefit from higher levels of academic honesty. Best practices and advice for building academic integrity policies as per plagiarism.org is considered at the level of best.