By Dr Renita D’Souza
Verbal communication is done through words and sentences, it conveys our thought. Non verbal communication conveys feelings and emotions of the person through certain behaviors. Non-verbal behaviours communicate without speech. Words communicate 7%, tone of voice conveys 38% of message and body language communicates 55%.
Facial expression, gestures, body posture, eye contact and such other non-verbal behaviors conveys larger message than the spoken words. (read more)
Ayurveda Concept of Non-verbal Behavior
Non verbal communication has importance even in our traditional system of medicine, Ayurveda. Masters in Ayurveda have mentioned few non verbal behaviors which can help Ayurveda doctors in various ways from assessing the body type to the indication of nearing death.
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Assessing Body Type
Body type determines the…