Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai was born in Bombay, India. Since the age of 5, Dr. Shiva was intrigued by medicine as he observed his grandmother, a farmer and healer, in the small village of Muhavur in South India, apply Siddha to heal and support local villagers. Those early experiences drove him to pursue modern Western science and technology and Eastern medicine with the aim of becoming a scientist and healer.
The indisputable truth is that Shiva Ayyadurai, a 14-year old, dark-skinned, lower-caste, Indian immigrant boy, working at the University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey wrote over 50,000 lines of code to invent the world’s first full-scale electronic emulation of the interoffice, inter-organizational mail system.
Everything is a System— Your Body, Your Business, Your World. Your body, your business, your world are all systems. When you know what a system is, you are ready to liberate yourself, your body, and the world around you.
Throughout history, there has been an effort to dismiss the fact that innovation can take place at any time, in any place, by anybody. There has been a systematic effort to ensure that innovation be monopolized by those with power – power which, incidentally, is substantially a public gift. Innovation by others has always been undermined by vague reasoning and the parroting of fallacies as truth.
Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai reflects on why America Innovates and India may never as long as feudal lords control Indian innovation.
The Systems Health online educational program developed by Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai bridges the gap between the foundations of modern science and the collective wisdom from ancient traditions of Siddha, Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine, creating a common language and a truly integrative framework within which to practice medicine.