CHARAK SAMHITA – परिचय

Charak Samhita is one of the Akara Grantha among Brihat Trayee Updeshta (Expounder) - Punarvashu Atreya (1000 Yr BC)Tantrakarta (Author) - Agnivesha (1000 Yr BC)Pratisanskarta (Redactor) - Charak (200 Yr BC)Sampurak karta (Supplimentator) - Dridhabala (4th cent. AD)Time period - Upnishad kaal Charak Samhita is written in the form of 4 types of Sutra :- … Continue reading CHARAK SAMHITA – परिचय

Preamble of Sutra Sthana of Charak Samhita

INTRODUCTION The Sutra Sthana (Section on fundamental principles) deserves the same place as the head deserves in the human body.[Cha. Chi. 30/45] This important section lays the foundation for the whole Samhita by describing the basic principles. The word Sutra literally means a short sentence which has deep meaning. The name of section suggests that … Continue reading Preamble of Sutra Sthana of Charak Samhita

RITUCHARYA

INTRODUCTION As per Ayurveda, to maintain swasthya Awastha ( Healthy state) of both sharir and Manas, we should have follow regimens of ahara & vihar according to different ritus which is known as Ritucharya. It is widely explained in different classics of Ayurveda. Acharya Charaka has described Ritucharya in Charak Sutrasthan Chapter 6 whereas Sushruta … Continue reading RITUCHARYA

Central Sector Scheme of PHARMACOVIGILANCE of ASU & H Drugs

The Ministry of AYUSH has introduced new Central Sector scheme for promoting pharmacovigilance of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homoeopathy (ASU&H) Drugs. Prime objective of the scheme is to develop the culture of documenting adverse effects and undertake safety monitoring of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homoeopathy drugs and surveillance of misleading advertisements appearing in the print … Continue reading Central Sector Scheme of PHARMACOVIGILANCE of ASU & H Drugs

LAGHU PANCHMOOLA

             Laghu Pancamoola is part of Pancapancamool.It is an integral part of the Dasamoola formulation .It is mainly used to treat disease related to muscles,bones ,joints,nerves and kindays.Laghu pancamoola contains the roots of five herbs. 1.Brihati (Solanum indicum  Linn.) 2.Kantakari(Solanum surattense Burm. F.) 3.Saliparni( Desmodium gangeticum De. Hedysarum gangeticum Linn.) 4.Prsniparni(Urauia picta Desv.) 5.Goksura(Tributes terrestris … Continue reading LAGHU PANCHMOOLA

MALA KSHAYA-VRIDHI LAKSHANA

INTRODUCTION Malas are those constituents of the body which are regularly eliminated from the body thus keep the body clean. It can vitiate the body (when they accumulate in large amount or decrease). “मला मूत्र शकृत्स्वेदादयो अपि च ।।” [AH.SU.1/13]1 The malas are Mutra, Sakrit, sweda etc (Here etc indicates dhatu malas). These are also … Continue reading MALA KSHAYA-VRIDHI LAKSHANA