Acharya Balkrishna is an advocate of the spiritual tradition of Yoga and Ayurveda in India. He is involved in the renovation, propagation and establishment of Ayurveda on scientific grounds. He is a renowned Ayurvedic scholar and medicinal plant expert. He has helped Ayurveda research reach new heights with his integration of traditional and scientific methodologies. His teachings, writings and research have helped people to realize the importance of natural living and good health with the adaptation of Yoga and Ayurveda in daily life. He has registered many patents on Yoga and Ayurveda and has had various research articles published in international magazines and journals. Acharya Balkrishna has also received awards such as the 'Vanaushadhippandit' and 'Sugyanshri'. He is the author of many books in the field. A reputed scripture on Ayurvedic treatment 'Aushad Darshan', with more than 5 million copies in print is another. An herbal Encyclopedia' is about to be published. His famous television shows on Indian health channels have revived people's interest in plants, herbal medicines and Ayurveda. He is the founder of various Educational Institutes such as Patanjali University, Patanjali Ayurveda College, Acharyakulam Educational Institute and Vaidik Gurukulam.