Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Ayurveda > Diseases Of Digestive Tract (Modern, Ayurvedic and Spiritual Concept)
Displaying 906 of 1597         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Diseases Of Digestive Tract (Modern, Ayurvedic and Spiritual Concept)
Pages from the book
Diseases Of Digestive Tract (Modern, Ayurvedic and Spiritual Concept)
Look Inside the Book
Description
About the Author

Dr. Vasant Balaji Athavale, M.D. (Paediatrics), D.C.H., F.A.M.S., Vaidyachärya is a renowned paediatrician and an eminent author. He stood first in D.C.H. and in M.D. (Paediatrics). He was the founder of the Paediatric Department of the Lokmânya Tilak Municipal Hospital, Sion established in 1959 and was Head of the Department and Professor of Paediatrics for 30 years from 1959-1990. He was the editor of the Paediatric Clinics of India from 1971 to 1990. He was offered Unicef fellowship in 1965 for his paper read at the ‘International Paediatric Conference’ held in Tokyo. He was the chairman of the workshop on ‘Herbal Medicines for Health’ held in Bangkok in 1981.

Dr. Athavale holds the highest degree in Ayurveda, Vaidyacharya’. He has written several books on Ayurveda and has practically updated the entire Ayurveda through his books. These books in English and Maráthi are written in a lucid language and shall therefore be useful to Ayurvedic physicians as well as the common man. He was awarded the international award for the ‘Best author of Ayurvedic books’ in 1996. He was honoured with a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ by the Ráhr1ya Shikshan Mandal at the international seminar on Ayurveda in 2001.

Dr. Athavale has also written several books for parents which serve as an excellent guide for bringing up children.

Dr. Athavale accords the credit of all his achievements to his parents and teachers.

The second author of this book, Dr. Kamlesh Athavale is the son of Dr. V.B. Athavale. He passed his M.D. (Paediatrics), D.N.B.E. and M.N.A.M.S. with a brilliant academic record. He is a dedicated paediatrician and has completed his fellowship in Neonatology from U.S.A.

He has made significant contributions in writing these books.

 

Preface

We eat food in the gross form. Digestion consists of reducing the large sized food items into very small molecules which can be absorbed into the blood and digested by cells of the body. The process of digestion starts outside the body. Grinding and cooking constitute the initial stages of digestion. Chewing and digestion of food with the help of digestive juices constitute digestion of food inside the body.

After digestion, food is converted into amino acids, fatty acids, glycerine and glucose. These molecules are further digested by body cells.

Ayurveda describes the qualities of food as hot, cold, heavy, light, etc. The scientific meaning of these is described well in this book. Forcing a child to eat food is the main cause of digestive I disturbances in children while eating food in excess is the main cause of digestive disturbances in adults, e.g. gastroenteritis, peptic ulcer.

The diseases of the gastrointestinal tract mainly loss of appetite, peptic ulcer, gastroenteritis, malabsorption, indigestion, dysentery, pain in the abdomen, constipation, anal fissure, piles and worm infestation are described in detail in this book. The Ayurvedic approach and treatment of these diseases are given in detail here. Factors which affect the digestive tract and digestive power are elucidated in detail. How to maintain the digestive tract healthy and prevent diseases of the digestive tract are given in detail in this book. Ayurveda refers to digestive power as ‘digestive fire’ and considers ‘fire’ as the deity of the digestive tract. This book will prove useful to doctors, vaidyas as well as medical students. All should study this book and follow the rules and restrictions to keep their digestive tract healthy.

We pray unto Agnidevata (deity of Fire) to bestow up everyone a long, happy, healthy, prosperous and benevolent life.

 

Contents
1 Digestion of food and digestive power 20
2 Qualities of food 23
3 Appetite 27
4 Stomach - Vomiting 41
5 Pepticulcer - Acidity (Amlapitta) 56
6 Functions Of Small Intestine, large Intestine And Pancreas 61
7 Gastroenteritis 63
8 Diarrhoea (Atisâra) - Ayurvedic Concept 75
9 Malabsorption Syndrome (Grahani) 89
10 Indigestion (Ajirna) 99
11 Dysentery (Pravâhikâ)? 108
12 Abdominal Pain 114
13 Constipation 127
14 Anal Fissure (Parikartikâ) 132
15 Piles (arsha) 134
16 Worms (krumiroga) 149
17 Conclusion 152
18 Preparation Of Ayurvedic Recipes 154
  Bibliography 177
Sample Pages



Diseases Of Digestive Tract (Modern, Ayurvedic and Spiritual Concept)

Item Code:
NAD923
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2002
ISBN:
8180490106
Language:
english
Size:
8.5 inch X 5.5 inch
Pages:
192
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 215 gms
Price:
$20.00   Shipping Free
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Diseases Of Digestive Tract (Modern, Ayurvedic and Spiritual Concept)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 4908 times since 30th Sep, 2015
About the Author

Dr. Vasant Balaji Athavale, M.D. (Paediatrics), D.C.H., F.A.M.S., Vaidyachärya is a renowned paediatrician and an eminent author. He stood first in D.C.H. and in M.D. (Paediatrics). He was the founder of the Paediatric Department of the Lokmânya Tilak Municipal Hospital, Sion established in 1959 and was Head of the Department and Professor of Paediatrics for 30 years from 1959-1990. He was the editor of the Paediatric Clinics of India from 1971 to 1990. He was offered Unicef fellowship in 1965 for his paper read at the ‘International Paediatric Conference’ held in Tokyo. He was the chairman of the workshop on ‘Herbal Medicines for Health’ held in Bangkok in 1981.

Dr. Athavale holds the highest degree in Ayurveda, Vaidyacharya’. He has written several books on Ayurveda and has practically updated the entire Ayurveda through his books. These books in English and Maráthi are written in a lucid language and shall therefore be useful to Ayurvedic physicians as well as the common man. He was awarded the international award for the ‘Best author of Ayurvedic books’ in 1996. He was honoured with a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ by the Ráhr1ya Shikshan Mandal at the international seminar on Ayurveda in 2001.

Dr. Athavale has also written several books for parents which serve as an excellent guide for bringing up children.

Dr. Athavale accords the credit of all his achievements to his parents and teachers.

The second author of this book, Dr. Kamlesh Athavale is the son of Dr. V.B. Athavale. He passed his M.D. (Paediatrics), D.N.B.E. and M.N.A.M.S. with a brilliant academic record. He is a dedicated paediatrician and has completed his fellowship in Neonatology from U.S.A.

He has made significant contributions in writing these books.

 

Preface

We eat food in the gross form. Digestion consists of reducing the large sized food items into very small molecules which can be absorbed into the blood and digested by cells of the body. The process of digestion starts outside the body. Grinding and cooking constitute the initial stages of digestion. Chewing and digestion of food with the help of digestive juices constitute digestion of food inside the body.

After digestion, food is converted into amino acids, fatty acids, glycerine and glucose. These molecules are further digested by body cells.

Ayurveda describes the qualities of food as hot, cold, heavy, light, etc. The scientific meaning of these is described well in this book. Forcing a child to eat food is the main cause of digestive I disturbances in children while eating food in excess is the main cause of digestive disturbances in adults, e.g. gastroenteritis, peptic ulcer.

The diseases of the gastrointestinal tract mainly loss of appetite, peptic ulcer, gastroenteritis, malabsorption, indigestion, dysentery, pain in the abdomen, constipation, anal fissure, piles and worm infestation are described in detail in this book. The Ayurvedic approach and treatment of these diseases are given in detail here. Factors which affect the digestive tract and digestive power are elucidated in detail. How to maintain the digestive tract healthy and prevent diseases of the digestive tract are given in detail in this book. Ayurveda refers to digestive power as ‘digestive fire’ and considers ‘fire’ as the deity of the digestive tract. This book will prove useful to doctors, vaidyas as well as medical students. All should study this book and follow the rules and restrictions to keep their digestive tract healthy.

We pray unto Agnidevata (deity of Fire) to bestow up everyone a long, happy, healthy, prosperous and benevolent life.

 

Contents
1 Digestion of food and digestive power 20
2 Qualities of food 23
3 Appetite 27
4 Stomach - Vomiting 41
5 Pepticulcer - Acidity (Amlapitta) 56
6 Functions Of Small Intestine, large Intestine And Pancreas 61
7 Gastroenteritis 63
8 Diarrhoea (Atisâra) - Ayurvedic Concept 75
9 Malabsorption Syndrome (Grahani) 89
10 Indigestion (Ajirna) 99
11 Dysentery (Pravâhikâ)? 108
12 Abdominal Pain 114
13 Constipation 127
14 Anal Fissure (Parikartikâ) 132
15 Piles (arsha) 134
16 Worms (krumiroga) 149
17 Conclusion 152
18 Preparation Of Ayurvedic Recipes 154
  Bibliography 177
Sample Pages



Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Based on your browsing history

Loading... Please wait

Related Items

The Practices of Yoga for the Digestive System
by Swami Shankardevananda

Paperback (Edition: 2003)
Yoga Publications Trust
Item Code: IDF181
$27.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
DIGESTION AND METABOLISM IN AYURVEDA
Item Code: IDF533
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Heritage Amruth (Amruth for Digestive Disorders)
by Heritage Amruth
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
Heritage Amruth
Item Code: NAH153
$10.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
YOGA FOR DIGESTIVE DISORDERS
Item Code: IDF123
$13.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Principle of Tridosa in Ayurveda
Item Code: IDK205
$18.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
An Ayurvedic Concept on Thyroid Disorders and Management
by Dr. D. V. Gupta
Hardcover (Edition: 2013)
Chaukhambha Orientalia
Item Code: NAF616
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Biogenic Secrets of Food in Ayurveda
by L. P. Gupta
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Chaukhambha Sanskrit Pratishthan
Item Code: NAM586
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Principles and Practice of Thyroid Disorders in Ayurveda
by Dr. D. V. Gupta
Hardcover (Edition: 2017)
Chaukhambha Orientalia
Item Code: NAN159
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Legacy of Caraka, Susruta, and Vagbhata - The Three Masters of Ayurveda (Set of 3 Volumes)
Deal 10% Off
by M.S.Valiathan
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Orient Longman Private Limited
Item Code: NAG697
$325.00$292.50
You save: $32.50 (10%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

THANK YOU SO MUCH for your kind generosity! This golden-brass statue of Padmasambhava will receive a place of honor in our home and remind us every day to practice the dharma and to be better persons. We deeply appreciate your excellent packing of even the largest and heaviest sculptures as well as the fast delivery you provide. Every sculpture we have purchased from you over the years has arrived in perfect condition. Our entire house is filled with treasures from Exotic India, but we always have room for one more!
Mark & Sue, Eureka, California
I received my black Katappa Stone Shiva Lingam today and am extremely satisfied with my purchase. I would not hesitate to refer friends to your business or order again. Thank you and God Bless.
Marc, UK
The altar arrived today. Really beautiful. Thank you
Morris, Texas.
Very Great Indian shopping website!!!
Edem, Sweden
I have just received the Phiran I ordered last week. Very beautiful indeed! Thank you.
Gonzalo, Spain
I am very satisfied with my order, received it quickly and it looks OK so far. I would order from you again.
Arun, USA
We received the order and extremely happy with the purchase and would recommend to friends also.
Chandana, USA
The statue arrived today fully intact. It is beautiful.
Morris, Texas.
Thank you Exotic India team, I love your website and the quick turn around with helping me with my purchase. It was absolutely a pleasure this time and look forward to do business with you.
Pushkala, USA.
Very grateful for this service, of making this precious treasure of Haveli Sangeet for ThakurJi so easily in the US. Appreciate the fact that notation is provided.
Leena, USA.
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India