Q1. Which one is the best Ayurveda Hindi
book in India?
Ayurveda is a widely practiced natural medical system in
countries like India and Nepal. Although it is considered pseudoscientific in
today’s world, some researchers have proved that Ayurveda is the best practice
for medical treatment. Many people are now taking up the Ayurvedic way of life
and are experiencing a great change in their physical and mental health. There
are many Hindi books
written on the secrets of Ayurveda and the best of them is “वैद्यरत्नम् (संस्कृत एवं हिंदी अनुवाद)- Vaidya Ratnam” by Shri Shivanand Bhatta. This book
explains in detail the principles and practices of Ayurveda.
Q2. What are the best and most accurate
books on Ayurveda?
Ayurveda is a perfect science that deals with the balance of
mind and body, the subtle and gross body. It may sound easier, but this science
is vast and complex and thus requires some sort of guidance to understand it
deeply. Books serve as the best guide. Some of the best books on
Ayurveda at Exotic India are “बूटी वैद्यक: Herbals Ayurveda” by Vaidya Rameshwar Dayal, “आयुर्वेद का मूलसिद्धान्त:
Fundamental Principle of Ayurveda” by Dr. Pranjeevan Manekchand Mehta,
“द्रव्यगुण सिद्धान्त: Principles of Dravyaguna” by Dr. Shivcharan Dhyani.
Q3. Who is the father of Ayurveda?
the root cause of a disease rather than curing only its symptoms. There are
many principles in Ayurveda that help cure a disease in a systematic approach.
These principles have been given in authentic books or scriptures. Charak, a
native of Kashmir and one of the main contributors to Ayurveda, is known as the
father of Ayurveda. He codified Agnivesha Samhita and renamed it Charak Samhita.
It is now considered one of the two fundamental texts of Ayurveda.
Q4. Who wrote the first Ayurveda book?
The first book
of Ayurveda is believed to be Charak Samhita written by “Atreya Punarvasu ''.
It was earlier known as Agnivesha Samhita but when Charak, a native of Kashmir,
codified and revised the treatise, he renamed it Charak Samhita. Atreya gained
knowledge of Ayurveda from Maharishi Bharadwaj. Charak Samhita contains eight
main chapters that are further divided into 120 sub-chapters. A total of 12,000
Slokas or verses were written in Sanskrit that has now been translated into
many languages. This book explains the cure for diseases pertaining to
different parts of the human body and their appropriate natural treatment.
Q5. Which is the original Ayurveda book?
As far as the
history of Ayurveda is concerned, it is the oldest and perfect system of
medical treatment. There are two main fundamental texts of Ayurveda; Charaka
Samhita and Sushruta
Samhita. Between these two, Charaka Samhita, also known as Agnivesha
Samhita is considered the oldest Ayurveda book.
This book was originally written by Atreya Punarvasu but later it was codified
by Charaka. It is the ultimate guide for a physician as it contains texts based
on the importance of diet, prevention of diseases, and their natural treatment.
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