Arthritis is a disease of the joints. The people suffering from the disease have a burning feeling, terrible pain and aching in their affected joints. Their is swelling, redness, stiffness, and hear in the types are the Rheumatoid arthritis, Gout and Osteoarthritis.

It is difficult to explain the root cause of all these kinds of arthritis as there are various reasons for it. For example, it could be due to lack of proper diet, lack of proper exercise, lack of hygienic care, due to poor health and similar other factors.

In our country millions of people suffer from this vexing, tortuous and disabling disease. It affects both male and female of all age groups. The most disheartening aspect of the disease is that it does not get easily cured through medicine when it is in chronic stage.

It is a common practice all over the world to give medicines and recommended physical exercise  to the patients for curing this disease. Since Therapeutic Yoga is not yet well known to the medical practitioners they do not make use of it to cure arthritis.