Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 751

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 751

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 [email protected].

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 > General > Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic Generic Formulations)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic Generic 

Formulations)
Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic Generic Formulations)
Description
About the Book:

For procuring medicines various resources were tapped by ancient scholars of Ayurveda. The medicines were systematically classified into three basic groups of plant, animals and mineral origin during the period of Charaka.

Ayurvedic system of medicine could flourish because it had its concomitant materia medica which had been developed to a very advanced level. Ayurvedic medicine is a vast treasure of Ayurveda. It contains numerous forms and methods of preparing medicines. Designing of various modes and methods for preparing drugs is based upon the basic principles of Dravyagunarasa shastra. It approaches the medicines through a science of energetics. The properties of drugs are related systematically according to the taste, elements, heating or cooling effects, effect after digestion and other special potencies of the ingredients they contain.

This book is written by Dr. Prakash Paranjpe is a comprehensive treatise on the subject. There was an acute need of a conscious effort to compile most commonly used generic Ayurvedic preparations, and to integrate the Ayurvedic concepts to interpreter them in the modern scientific language. This book fulfill the same.

The author has done a commendable job to compile the useful information of various forms of generic Ayurvedic medicines, detailing their composition, action of ingredients along with their indications in various diseases and ailments. This compilation of most commonly used medicines will be of use to Ayurvedic practitioners, students and researchers as well as to medical and scientific fraternities like pharmacy, botany, biochemistry, microbiology etc. and also to the common man.

About the Author:

He is graduated in Ayurveda B. A. M. & S. from University of Pune, in 1974 and then secured M.B.B.S. degree from Nagpur University in 1981. Subsequently the did his PhD from Open International University of Complimentary Medicine, Colombo in 1990. he is practicing Ayurvedic Consultant for more than two decades, specializing in the treatment of Acne and Obesity. He is actively engaged in clinical research on various Ayurvedic drugs and herbs to combat, especially chronic diseases.

He has to his credit many research articles which have been published in various Indian and foreign scientific journals. He has visited Italy and Germany couple of times to deliver lectures on Ayurveda and medicinal herbs. He also pursued the full course in Italian language of Italian Embassy Cultural Center, at Deccan College, Pune. He has traveled across the length and breadth of India to photograph various medicinal plants on different seasons.

He is founder member and director of Ayurveda Research foundation, Pune, India. He is also director of S.K.A. Ayurveda, Milan Italy he is visiting professor to school of Health Sciences, University of Pune and member of the advisory board of Holistic Healing published by Indian Express Newspapers, Mumbai. He is actively engaged in conducting various courses in Ayurveda viz. Basic principles, Herbology, Home remedies etc. For Indian as well as foreign students.

Preface:

Ayurveda the ancient system of medicine fully recognize and utilizes the medicinal properties of plants Vedic period. A review of valuable texts like charaka samhita and Sushruta Samhita manifests that he incredible 1600 out of the 2000 odd Ayurvedic formulations ate plant based. Though the mention has been made of a few metals and minerals for their medicinal usages in Vedic period, Rasa Shastra, the science of metals and minerals got flourished since 400 A.D. during the era of Gupt. Since then the passage of time saw the valuable addition of number of classical texts on the subject. Thousands of formulation have been mentioned in these texts, with vivid description of various metals and minerals in context with their purification and methodology of preparing medicines from them.

There is no substances in the world that has no medicinal value provided you know how to use it says Charaka. The medicines were systematically classified into three groups of plant, animals and mineral origin during the period of Charaka. The scholars for procuring medicines tapped variety of sources. About six hundred different medicinal plants are mentioned in the principal Ayurvedic texts, selected for inclusion from the thousands of species of plants growing in India, by the seers.

Ayurvedic system of medicine could bloom because it had its concomitant Materia Medica which had been developed to a very advanced level. It contains various forms and methods of preparing medicines. Different scholars prepared the same geneic formulation with different method or even ingredients, suiting the needs of their patients. With these contributions Ayurvedic medicines has become a vast treasure, which has passed down from generations to and is still existing as the greatest living tradition of India, till used today.

This book is a sincere effort of compilation of various generic medicines which are used by Ayurvedic physicians today. A conscious effort ha also been made to bridge the gap between Ayurvedic philosophy and allopathic postulates and parameters by describing the actions of ingredients on doshas and their therapeutic indication in different disease in modern terminology. I sincerely hope that this compilation of Ayurvedic medicines will be use as a ready- reckoner to all Ayurvedic practitioners, students and researchers as well as to allopathic fraternity.

I would like to express most heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Raghunath, Director General, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi, who has written the Foreword for this book.

Dr. Prakash Paranjpe.

CONTENTS

Ayurvedic Pharmacy XI
Churna 1
A. Ekari Churna 3-28
B. Mishra Churna 29-80
Asava (Medicated Wine) 81-110
Arishta (Medicated Wine) 111-136
Qutha (Decoction) 137-166
Guti-vati ( Tablets) 167-187
Guti-Vati-Rasa (Mercurial and other Tablets) 189-267
C. Guti-Vati-Sucarnayukta (Tablets Containing gold Bhasma) 269-292
Pishti (Fine Processed Powder) 293-306
Bhasma (Calx) 307-338
Kupipakwa Rasayana 339-348
Avaleha (Jam, Jelly and Syrup) 349
A. Ghana Avaleha & Paka (Jams & Jellies) 353-362
B. Pravahi Avaleha (Syrups) 363-387
Taila (Oil) 389
A. Ekari Taila 393-406
B. Siddha Taila 407-430
Siddha Ghrita (Medicated Ghee) 431-452
Sattva 453-455
Parpati 457-464
Malahara ( Ointment) 465-471
Other Preparations 473-482
Sanskrit Glossary 483
Index of Ayurvedic Formulations 495
Index of Clinical Indications 503
Bibliography 505


Free Shipping. Delivered by to all international destinations within 3 to 5 days, fully insured.

Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic Generic Formulations)

Item Code:
IDF720
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2011
ISBN:
8170841785
Language:
English
Size:
9.8" X 7.3"
Pages:
512
Price:
$50.00   Shipping Free - 4 to 6 days
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic Generic 

Formulations)

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 12690 times since 14th Dec, 2018
About the Book:

For procuring medicines various resources were tapped by ancient scholars of Ayurveda. The medicines were systematically classified into three basic groups of plant, animals and mineral origin during the period of Charaka.

Ayurvedic system of medicine could flourish because it had its concomitant materia medica which had been developed to a very advanced level. Ayurvedic medicine is a vast treasure of Ayurveda. It contains numerous forms and methods of preparing medicines. Designing of various modes and methods for preparing drugs is based upon the basic principles of Dravyagunarasa shastra. It approaches the medicines through a science of energetics. The properties of drugs are related systematically according to the taste, elements, heating or cooling effects, effect after digestion and other special potencies of the ingredients they contain.

This book is written by Dr. Prakash Paranjpe is a comprehensive treatise on the subject. There was an acute need of a conscious effort to compile most commonly used generic Ayurvedic preparations, and to integrate the Ayurvedic concepts to interpreter them in the modern scientific language. This book fulfill the same.

The author has done a commendable job to compile the useful information of various forms of generic Ayurvedic medicines, detailing their composition, action of ingredients along with their indications in various diseases and ailments. This compilation of most commonly used medicines will be of use to Ayurvedic practitioners, students and researchers as well as to medical and scientific fraternities like pharmacy, botany, biochemistry, microbiology etc. and also to the common man.

About the Author:

He is graduated in Ayurveda B. A. M. & S. from University of Pune, in 1974 and then secured M.B.B.S. degree from Nagpur University in 1981. Subsequently the did his PhD from Open International University of Complimentary Medicine, Colombo in 1990. he is practicing Ayurvedic Consultant for more than two decades, specializing in the treatment of Acne and Obesity. He is actively engaged in clinical research on various Ayurvedic drugs and herbs to combat, especially chronic diseases.

He has to his credit many research articles which have been published in various Indian and foreign scientific journals. He has visited Italy and Germany couple of times to deliver lectures on Ayurveda and medicinal herbs. He also pursued the full course in Italian language of Italian Embassy Cultural Center, at Deccan College, Pune. He has traveled across the length and breadth of India to photograph various medicinal plants on different seasons.

He is founder member and director of Ayurveda Research foundation, Pune, India. He is also director of S.K.A. Ayurveda, Milan Italy he is visiting professor to school of Health Sciences, University of Pune and member of the advisory board of Holistic Healing published by Indian Express Newspapers, Mumbai. He is actively engaged in conducting various courses in Ayurveda viz. Basic principles, Herbology, Home remedies etc. For Indian as well as foreign students.

Preface:

Ayurveda the ancient system of medicine fully recognize and utilizes the medicinal properties of plants Vedic period. A review of valuable texts like charaka samhita and Sushruta Samhita manifests that he incredible 1600 out of the 2000 odd Ayurvedic formulations ate plant based. Though the mention has been made of a few metals and minerals for their medicinal usages in Vedic period, Rasa Shastra, the science of metals and minerals got flourished since 400 A.D. during the era of Gupt. Since then the passage of time saw the valuable addition of number of classical texts on the subject. Thousands of formulation have been mentioned in these texts, with vivid description of various metals and minerals in context with their purification and methodology of preparing medicines from them.

There is no substances in the world that has no medicinal value provided you know how to use it says Charaka. The medicines were systematically classified into three groups of plant, animals and mineral origin during the period of Charaka. The scholars for procuring medicines tapped variety of sources. About six hundred different medicinal plants are mentioned in the principal Ayurvedic texts, selected for inclusion from the thousands of species of plants growing in India, by the seers.

Ayurvedic system of medicine could bloom because it had its concomitant Materia Medica which had been developed to a very advanced level. It contains various forms and methods of preparing medicines. Different scholars prepared the same geneic formulation with different method or even ingredients, suiting the needs of their patients. With these contributions Ayurvedic medicines has become a vast treasure, which has passed down from generations to and is still existing as the greatest living tradition of India, till used today.

This book is a sincere effort of compilation of various generic medicines which are used by Ayurvedic physicians today. A conscious effort ha also been made to bridge the gap between Ayurvedic philosophy and allopathic postulates and parameters by describing the actions of ingredients on doshas and their therapeutic indication in different disease in modern terminology. I sincerely hope that this compilation of Ayurvedic medicines will be use as a ready- reckoner to all Ayurvedic practitioners, students and researchers as well as to allopathic fraternity.

I would like to express most heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Raghunath, Director General, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi, who has written the Foreword for this book.

Dr. Prakash Paranjpe.

CONTENTS

Ayurvedic Pharmacy XI
Churna 1
A. Ekari Churna 3-28
B. Mishra Churna 29-80
Asava (Medicated Wine) 81-110
Arishta (Medicated Wine) 111-136
Qutha (Decoction) 137-166
Guti-vati ( Tablets) 167-187
Guti-Vati-Rasa (Mercurial and other Tablets) 189-267
C. Guti-Vati-Sucarnayukta (Tablets Containing gold Bhasma) 269-292
Pishti (Fine Processed Powder) 293-306
Bhasma (Calx) 307-338
Kupipakwa Rasayana 339-348
Avaleha (Jam, Jelly and Syrup) 349
A. Ghana Avaleha & Paka (Jams & Jellies) 353-362
B. Pravahi Avaleha (Syrups) 363-387
Taila (Oil) 389
A. Ekari Taila 393-406
B. Siddha Taila 407-430
Siddha Ghrita (Medicated Ghee) 431-452
Sattva 453-455
Parpati 457-464
Malahara ( Ointment) 465-471
Other Preparations 473-482
Sanskrit Glossary 483
Index of Ayurvedic Formulations 495
Index of Clinical Indications 503
Bibliography 505


Free Shipping. Delivered by to all international destinations within 3 to 5 days, fully insured.

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 Ayurvedic Medicine: The Living Tradition (A Guide to Ayurvedic... (Ayurveda | Books)

A Hand Book of Ayurvedic Medicine
by Dr. Bishnu Choudhary
Paperback (Edition: 2016)
Chaukhambha Orientalia
Item Code: NAM006
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Course On The Fundamental Principles of the Ayurvedic Medicine
Item Code: NAD550
$15.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Treatment of Complicated Diseases with Ayurveda Medicine
by Prof. T. L. Devaraj
Hardcover (Edition: 2010)
Chaukhambha Orientalia
Item Code: NAN171
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Holistic Principles of Ayurvedic Medicine
Item Code: IDD998
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Therapeutic Guide to Ayurvedic Medicine
Item Code: NAI007
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Advances In Ayurvedic Medicine: 5 Volumes Packed in Special Box
Item Code: IDE294
$135.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Principles and Practices of Ayurvedic Medicines
Item Code: IDK536
$27.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Hand Book Of Ayurvedic Medicine
Item Code: IDF597
$22.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Fundamentals of Ayurvedic Medicine (Revised & Enlarged Edition)
by Vaidya Bhagwan Dash
Hardcover (Edition: 1999)
Sri Satguru Publications
Item Code: NAG955
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Chemistry and Pharmacology of Ayurvedic Medicinal Plants
Item Code: IDH556
$105.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I have always been delighted with your excellent service and variety of items.
James, USA
I've been happy with prior purchases from this site!
Priya, USA
Thank you. You are providing an excellent and unique service.
Thiru, UK
Thank You very much for this wonderful opportunity for helping people to acquire the spiritual treasures of Hinduism at such an affordable price.
Ramakrishna, Australia
I really LOVE you! Wonderful selections, prices and service. Thank you!
Tina, USA
This is to inform you that the shipment of my order has arrived in perfect condition. The actual shipment took only less than two weeks, which is quite good seen the circumstances. I waited with my response until now since the Buddha statue was a present that I handed over just recently. The Medicine Buddha was meant for a lady who is active in the healing business and the statue was just the right thing for her. I downloaded the respective mantras and chants so that she can work with the benefits of the spiritual meanings of the statue and the mantras. She is really delighted and immediately fell in love with the beautiful statue. I am most grateful to you for having provided this wonderful work of art. We both have a strong relationship with Buddhism and know to appreciate the valuable spiritual power of this way of thinking. So thank you very much again and I am sure that I will come back again.
Bernd, Spain
You have the best selection of Hindu religous art and books and excellent service.i AM THANKFUL FOR BOTH.
Michael, USA
I am very happy with your service, and have now added a web page recommending you for those interested in Vedic astrology books: https://www.learnastrologyfree.com/vedicbooks.htm Many blessings to you.
Hank, USA
As usual I love your merchandise!!!
Anthea, USA
You have a fine selection of books on Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.
Walter, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India