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Textbook of Kriya Sarira (Human Physiology Ayurveda and Modern Physiology with Clinical and Applied Aspects)

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Item Code: HAT249
Author: Shivaprasad Chiplunkar
Publisher: Chaukhambha Prakashan, Varanasi
Language: Sanskrit Text with English Translation
Edition: 2024
ISBN: 978930688897
Pages: 434 (Color Illustrations)
Cover: Paperback
Other Details 9.5x7.5 inch
Weight 720 gm
Book Description

About the Book

The "Textbook of Kriya Sharira" is a textbook on Ayurvedic Physiology with enough emphasis laid on Contemporary Modern Physiology too. This book explains the concepts of Kriya Sharira in a clear and comprehensible language for a better understanding of the concepts which are the foundations for elaborate studies in Ayurveda.

Salient features of the book

The text is written exactly as per the syllabus norms of Kriya Sharira for the first- year BAMS students as per the NCISM.

• The book has chronologically arranged chapters and their related sub chapters on all the topics of Kriva Sharira.

• The book contains easily understandable and relatable illustrations, flow charts and similes for better cognizance. More than 120 pictorial illustrations.

Enough exposure to MCQs and Essay-type questions is provided in the book to bring out the best of a student in the objective and subjective form of questions.

The textbook gives enough weightage to Must Know, Desirable to Know and Nice to Know portions of the syllabus in the prescribed ratio.

The book is written language that is lucid, precise and easily understandable which makes remembering and recalling the concepts easy for the students.

Portions on Applied Physiology are included in the chapters for a better.

About the Author

Dr Shivaprasad Chiplunkar has an experience of more than 16 years in teaching Sharira Kriya at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He has completed BAMS from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and has specialised in Kriya Sharira in his MD studies from Bharati Vidyapeeth University. He has worked in various syllabus-related committees of Central and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. He has completed one funded research project on Kriya Sharira and has published over 25 research articles in various national and international research journals. Dr. Shivaprasad has guided 6 postgraduate scholars as a recognised guide in Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and has served as Board of studies member/member of journal editorial committer/examiner/paper setter in many reputed universities.

Dr. Shivaprasad has earlier worked as a Professor and Head of the department of Kriya Sharira in SDM Ayurveda Colicge Hassan and Bangalore and is presently working as an Associate Professor and Head of the department at Government Ayurveda Medical College.

Striving for excellence in Kriya Sharira is his motto and teaching Kriya Sharira and making Ayurvedic physiology enjoyable, relatable and accessible to all is his academic goal.


I am delighted to introduce you to "Textbook of Kriya Sarira," a remarkable work of profound dedication and insight by my esteemed student, Dr. Shivprasad Chiplunkar. As his mentor and guide, I have had the privilege of witnessing his dedication, passion, and commitment to the subject of Kriya Sarira. This book is a testament to his unwavering pursuit of excellence.. In the world of Ayurveda, where ancient wisdom meets the thirst for knowledge, Dr. Shivprasad Chiplunkar stands as a beacon of dedication and insight. His journey has been a testament to the passion that fuels. the study of Kriya Sarira, and his commitment shines through in every page of this book.

With unwavering resolve and scholarly grace, Dr. Chiplunkar has crafted a book that bridges the gap between tradition and modernity. His work not only enlightens but also inspires, offering a path for students and educators alike. In the words of Ayurveda's wisdom:

"Within these pages, ancient knowledge blooms, As Dr. Chiplunkar's passion consumes.

With each chapter turned, a journey unfolds,

Tradition and modernity, in harmony, it molds."

Within the pages of this book, you will find:

Syllabus Compliance: This book adheres closely to the syllabus of the 1st year BAMS program as prescribed by the National Commission for Indian System of Medicine (NCISM). It follows the sequence of chapters to match the curriculum..

Question Bank: Dr. Chiplunkar has thoughtfully included over 225 new multiple Choice

questions (MCQs) with answer codes, along with more than 300 carefully selected essays,

strategically chosen for their relevance to examinations.

Visual Delight: Dr. Chiplunkar recognizes that memory often relies on visualization. The book incorporates illuminating illustrations and diagrams to help you comprehend intricate physiological processes.

Clarity Unveiled: Navigate the complexities of Kriya Sarira with ease, thanks to well-structured flowcharts and tables that simplify concepts and aid memory retention.

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