About Mahesh Krishnamurthy

Mahesh Krishnamurthy learnt Yoga under several gurus and from institutions which include Gurus like TKV Desikachar, and Reputed Institutions such as Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram, Swami Sivananda Ashram, SVYASA, and Kaivalyadham.

Mahesh Krishnamurthy learnt Nadi Pariksha from his older brother when they both were spending time in the Himalayas.

He learnt Ayurveda when he was working as a Senior Research Fellow at FRLHT from studying with 28 Ayurveda Doctors.

His passion to share his knowledge of Nadi Pariksha with budding Ayurveda doctors is known. He has demonstrated and proved Nadi Pariksha to be an accurate diagnostic practice to over 600 Ayurveda doctors.

Mahesh Krishnamurthy has trained over 160 Ayurveda Doctors in Nadi Pariksha till date.


Mahesh Krishnamurthy created the word NadiChikitsa meaning Nadi Pariksha (Pulse Diagnosis) and Chikitsa meaning therapy or therapeutic practices.

He began his work with NadiChikitsa 20years ago from his parents' house in Bangalore.

Today, his work has spread far and wide. People from all parts of the world contact him and approach him to get their NadiChikitsa done.

Mahesh Krishnamurthy's Contribution

In the year 2014, the 58th All India Ayurveda Congress was held in Chandigarh. Mahesh Krishnamurthy was invited to present two papers on Nadi Pariksha. This was the first time anyone in the 58 years of the Congress had published a paper on Nadi Pariksha.

Mahesh Krishnamurthy has been the only person till date to produce two papers on Nadi Pariksha