Secrets of Marma: The Lost Secrets of Ayurveda (A Comprehensive Text Book of Ayurvedic Vital Points)

Secrets of Marma: The Lost Secrets of Ayurveda (A Comprehensive Text Book of Ayurvedic Vital Points)

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Item Code: IDE201
Author: Dr. Avinash Lele, Dr. Subhash Ranade & Dr. David Frawley
Publisher: Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan
Language: English
Edition: 2011
ISBN: 8170841777
Pages: 115 (Color Illus: 107, B & W Figures: 14)
Cover: Hardcover
Other Details: 9.5" X 7.5"
Weight 650 gm
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Science of Marma was shrouded in mystery for a long time, as it was taught only to certain people; to prevent its misuse. Marma science has many facets related to other sciences like martial art, yoga etc. This is the first book which has put together all these aspects with marma points.


About the Author:

Dr. Avinash Lele is the director of International Academy of Ayurveda which is imparting education of Ayurveda, both in theory and practicals in Massage, Panchakarma, Marma and other special methods in Ayurveda. In his own private clinic, he has done thousands of Panchakarma procedures since 1980. He has his own private Ayurvedic hospital in Pune and is Hon. Physician is also working as visiting professor to New England Institute of Ayurvedic Medicine in Boston, California College of Ayurveda, Ayurvedic Institute of America in U.S.A. and Ateneo Veda Vyasa in Italy.

Dr. Subhash Ranade has recently retired as Principal of Ashtang Ayurveda College, Pune, India and is the author of more than 50 books on Ayurveda which have been published in German, Polish, Italian, English and many Indian Languages. He has the honour of being visiting professor to all the colleges of Ayurveda in U.S. and other institutes like Sewa Akademic in Germany, Ateneo Veda Vyasa in Italy, Foundation of Health in Poland and Ayurveda International Diffusing Association of Japan. Since 1981, he has visited and has conducted hundreds of Ayurveda courses for medical practitioners in Europe, U.S.A. and Japan.

Dr. David Frawley is recognized as leading Vedic Scholar, astrologer and Ayurvedic academician. His books on astrology, Ayurveda and Yoga Philosophy have been published in U.S.A. and in India. Apart from being the director of American Institute of Vedic Sciences, he is on the advisory council of various institutions in Europe, U.S. and India.




1. Historical View 1
2. Basic Principles 3
3. Marma and Sharira Rachana (Anatomy) 8
4. Marma and Siddha System 12
5. Marma and Martia Arts 15
6. Marma and Sex 18
7. Marma Types 20
8. Marma and Yoga 25
9. Symptoms of Injury to Marma 30
10. Marma - Tridosha, Sub-dosha and Channels 34
11. Marma Therapy 92
12. Glossary 100
  1. Medicated and aromatic oils
  2. Marma names in Sanskrit and their meaning
  3. Herbs and their botanical names
  4. Research work done on marma in Various Universities and Institutes
13. Bibliography 109


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