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
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Ayurveda > Ayurveda > Essentials Of Ayurveda
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Essentials Of Ayurveda
Essentials Of Ayurveda
Description
From the Jacket:

There is a growing consciousness all over the world to know about Ayurveda, the earliest medical system of India, which has survived the vicissitudes of time for centuries and is still living and acting with vigour. Initially Ayurveda was one whole but later on was divided into eight specialities (angas) and still further, in present times, into sixteen ones.

Till date there is no book dealing with all these specialities at one place presenting an integrated picture of Ayurveda. The present publication, 'Essentials of Ayurveda', is significant in the sense that it contains the essence of all the sixteen specialities of Ayurveda by which one could get working knowledge of Ayurveda as a whole. The book, in a sense, is the first representative work of the present age composed in traditional scholarly style. The English translation by the author himself has enhanced its value for the readers. The present work will prove useful not only for teachers and students but also for all those who want to be acquainted with principles and practice of Ayurveda easily.

About the Author:

Prof. P.V. Sharma is well known for his valuable contributions in the field of Ayurveda. For the last five decades he has been writing on various aspects of Ayurveda - literary as well as scientific, conceptual as well as historical.

Born on 1st November 1920 in a small village Mustafapur near Patna in the highest degrees in Ayurveda and Sanskrit from Banaras Hindu University and held highest academic and administrative positions in B.H.U. and Bihar Govt. He retired in 1980 after having served his alma master as Professor and Head, Deptt. Of Dravyaguna; Director, Postgraduate Institute of Indian Medicine and Dean, Faculty of Indian Medicine.

Prof. Sharma has been participating in International conferences abroad and has been associated with several committees on Ayurveda on National level. He has authored about 50 books and has about 500 published papers to his credit.

CONTENTS

Chapter IBasic Concepts3-12
Chapter IISarira (Anatomy and Physiology)14-16
Chapter IIIDravyaguna (Pharmacology)17-33
Chapter IVBhesajakalpana (Pharmacy)34-61
Chapter VRasasastra (Science of Mercury and Minerals)62-92
Chapter VISvasthavrtta (Preventive and Social Medicine)93-99
Chapter VIIRasayana (Promotive Therapy)100
Chapter VIIIVajikarana (Aphrodisiac Therapy)101
Chapter IXRogavijnana (Pathology and Diagnosis of Diseases)102-117
Chapter XKayacikitsa (General Medicine)119-129
Chapter XIManasa Roga (Psychiatry)130-134
Chapter XIIIKaumarabhrtya (Pediatrics)135-136
Chapter XIVAgadatantra (Toxicology)137
Chapter XVSalyatantra (surgery)138-139
Chapter XVISalakya (Speciality Dealing with Supra-claviculr Diseases)140-141
Appendix143
Bibliography167

Essentials Of Ayurveda

Item Code:
IDE048
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2000
ISBN:
8120809785
Language:
Text and Translation of Sodasangahrdayam
Size:
8.5" X 5.5"
Pages:
358
Price:
$31.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Essentials Of Ayurveda

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 6118 times since 2nd Oct, 2008
From the Jacket:

There is a growing consciousness all over the world to know about Ayurveda, the earliest medical system of India, which has survived the vicissitudes of time for centuries and is still living and acting with vigour. Initially Ayurveda was one whole but later on was divided into eight specialities (angas) and still further, in present times, into sixteen ones.

Till date there is no book dealing with all these specialities at one place presenting an integrated picture of Ayurveda. The present publication, 'Essentials of Ayurveda', is significant in the sense that it contains the essence of all the sixteen specialities of Ayurveda by which one could get working knowledge of Ayurveda as a whole. The book, in a sense, is the first representative work of the present age composed in traditional scholarly style. The English translation by the author himself has enhanced its value for the readers. The present work will prove useful not only for teachers and students but also for all those who want to be acquainted with principles and practice of Ayurveda easily.

About the Author:

Prof. P.V. Sharma is well known for his valuable contributions in the field of Ayurveda. For the last five decades he has been writing on various aspects of Ayurveda - literary as well as scientific, conceptual as well as historical.

Born on 1st November 1920 in a small village Mustafapur near Patna in the highest degrees in Ayurveda and Sanskrit from Banaras Hindu University and held highest academic and administrative positions in B.H.U. and Bihar Govt. He retired in 1980 after having served his alma master as Professor and Head, Deptt. Of Dravyaguna; Director, Postgraduate Institute of Indian Medicine and Dean, Faculty of Indian Medicine.

Prof. Sharma has been participating in International conferences abroad and has been associated with several committees on Ayurveda on National level. He has authored about 50 books and has about 500 published papers to his credit.

CONTENTS

Chapter IBasic Concepts3-12
Chapter IISarira (Anatomy and Physiology)14-16
Chapter IIIDravyaguna (Pharmacology)17-33
Chapter IVBhesajakalpana (Pharmacy)34-61
Chapter VRasasastra (Science of Mercury and Minerals)62-92
Chapter VISvasthavrtta (Preventive and Social Medicine)93-99
Chapter VIIRasayana (Promotive Therapy)100
Chapter VIIIVajikarana (Aphrodisiac Therapy)101
Chapter IXRogavijnana (Pathology and Diagnosis of Diseases)102-117
Chapter XKayacikitsa (General Medicine)119-129
Chapter XIManasa Roga (Psychiatry)130-134
Chapter XIIIKaumarabhrtya (Pediatrics)135-136
Chapter XIVAgadatantra (Toxicology)137
Chapter XVSalyatantra (surgery)138-139
Chapter XVISalakya (Speciality Dealing with Supra-claviculr Diseases)140-141
Appendix143
Bibliography167

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Essentials Of Ayurveda (Ayurveda | Books)

Essentials of Ayurveda
Item Code: IDI681
$40.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essentials Of Ayurveda
Item Code: IDE049
$24.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essentials of Medical Astrology
by Dr. K.S. Charak
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
Uma Publications
Item Code: IDK403
$22.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essentials of Panchakarma Therapy
Item Code: NAF260
$80.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essentials of Dravyaguna (Name and Form of Designated Plants)
by Karnam Chandra Shekhar
Paperback (Edition: 2016)
Chaukhambha Orientalia
Item Code: NAM793
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essential of Sariram (The Physio- Anatomy)
Item Code: NAI091
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Essentials of Kriya Shareera
by Dr. Nagaraj Kamath
Paperback (Edition: 2015)
Chaukhambha Publishers
Item Code: NAK109
$15.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
10 Essential Foods
by Lalitha Thomas
Paperback (Edition: 2003)
Indiana Books
Item Code: IDL050
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Exotic India has the best selection of Hindu/Buddhist Gods and Goddesses in sculptures and books of anywhere I know.
Michael, USA
Namaste, I received my package today. My compliments for your prompt delivery. The skirts I ordered are absolutely beautiful! Excellent tailoring and the fit is great. I will be ordering from you again. Best Regards.
Eileen
I’ve received the package 2 days ago. The painting is as beautiful as I whished! I’m very interesting in history, art and culture of India and I’m studing his civilization; so I’ve visited Rajasthan, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Kerala in theese years. I’m a draftwoman , so I like collect works of extraordinary arts and crafts of villages, that must be protected and helped. In a short time I’ll buy some others folk painting, as Madhubani , Kalamkari and – if it’s possible – Phad. In the meanwhile, I’m very happy to have in my home a work of your great artist. Namaste, Namaskara.
Laura, Italy.
I must compliment you on timely delivery for this order. I was very impressed. Consequently, I have just placed another large order of beads and look forward to receiving these on time as well.
Charis, India
Bonjour, je viens de recevoir ma statue tête de Bouddha en cuivre. elle est magnifique et correspond exactement à la photo. Emballage très épais et protecteur, arrivé intact. Délai de livraison de 8 jours, parfait. Votre service commercial est très réactif et courtois. Je suis donc très satisfait et je tiens à le dire. Merci.
Yves, France
I was thrilled with the Tribal Treasure Box. Your customer service is outstanding. Shopping with you is like being back in India.
Yvonne, USA
I feel so blessed. Thank you for your wonderful service.
Vimala, USA
I appreciate your wonderful service to the yoga community. The Kali Dance of Victory statue and Lord Ganesha Granting Abhaya statue together will go toward a fundraiser for Yoga Life Society's Peace Sanctuary known as Sanctuary of Universal Light.
Vicki, USA
Thankyou Vipin. We LOVE Exotic India!!!! Jay Jay Sita Ram!!! Warm wishes, Jai राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम
Jai, USa
Fast and reliable service.
Dharma Rao, Canada
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2018 © Exotic India