Ashok Turram

30 – Andhra Pradesh

What Are You Most Passionate About?

Practicing and publicizing the Tribal Medicine system. 

Who is someone who inspires you?

Guru Santa Rao.  He is a local tribe leader who dedicated his life to Tribal Ayurveda (herbal medicines) to such a degree that he treats people free of cost.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

I love the sound of wind/breeze which comes from through the trees and plants of our Forest.

What Project would a laptop help you with?

I am documenting herbal plants.  Their availability, locations, uses and remedies.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

I need a laptop to store the photos and create a write-up for each plant.

What do you love about this project?

The reason I practice Herbal Medicine is to see the happiness and relief of a patient who’s completed his or her treatment. 

What Languages do you speak?

Telugu, Hindi

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?