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STUDIES IN THE CARAKA SAMHITA
STUDIES IN THE CARAKA SAMHITA
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This book presents the socio-cultural life of ancient India an the basis of data drawn from the Carakasamhita. Indian religious as well as secular literature and Greek and Chinese accounts are utilized for corroborative data. Thus a convincing picture of ancient Indian life has been constructed in which the facts noticed in Caraka are given critical analysis, interpretation and assessment for their historical value. The author found the ancient Indian medical literature a rich source of material for study and research in ancient Indian society and culture.

About the Author

Dr. Aparna Chattopadhyay has been carrying on research in unbroken continuity since her college days, and has more than 200 published papers. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland in 1966. She worked in Banaras Hindu University for 29 years as a Lecturer and as a Reader.

CONTENTS
Chapter I Period of Caraka and His Identify 1
Chapter II Definition of Ayurveda, its Origin, Nature and Importance 14
Chapter III Education 22
Chapter IV Women and Family Life 54
Chapter V Food and Drinks 73
Chapter VI Drinking and Smoking 99
Chapter VII Dress, ornaments and Daily Physical Care 122
Chapter VIII Problem of poison 141
Chapter IX Sleep and Obesity 150
Chapter X The Patient and His Physician 165
Appendix 172

STUDIES IN THE CARAKA SAMHITA

Item Code:
IDF527
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Hardcover
Edition:
1995
Language:
English
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8.6" X 5.4"
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172
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Weight of the Book: 242 gms
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This book presents the socio-cultural life of ancient India an the basis of data drawn from the Carakasamhita. Indian religious as well as secular literature and Greek and Chinese accounts are utilized for corroborative data. Thus a convincing picture of ancient Indian life has been constructed in which the facts noticed in Caraka are given critical analysis, interpretation and assessment for their historical value. The author found the ancient Indian medical literature a rich source of material for study and research in ancient Indian society and culture.

About the Author

Dr. Aparna Chattopadhyay has been carrying on research in unbroken continuity since her college days, and has more than 200 published papers. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland in 1966. She worked in Banaras Hindu University for 29 years as a Lecturer and as a Reader.

CONTENTS
Chapter I Period of Caraka and His Identify 1
Chapter II Definition of Ayurveda, its Origin, Nature and Importance 14
Chapter III Education 22
Chapter IV Women and Family Life 54
Chapter V Food and Drinks 73
Chapter VI Drinking and Smoking 99
Chapter VII Dress, ornaments and Daily Physical Care 122
Chapter VIII Problem of poison 141
Chapter IX Sleep and Obesity 150
Chapter X The Patient and His Physician 165
Appendix 172

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