Charaka Samhita (English translation)

by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society | 1949 | 81,637 words | ISBN-13: 9788176370813

Summary: The English translation of the Charaka Samhita (by Caraka) deals with Ayurveda (also ‘the science of life’) and includes eight sections dealing with Sutrasthana (general principles), Nidanasthana (pathology), Vimanasthana (training), Sharirasthana (anatomy), Indriyasthana (sensory), Cikitsasthana (therapeutics), Kalpasthana (pharmaceutics) and Siddhisthana (healthcare).

Charaka (Caraka) studied and redacted the Agnivesha-tantra into its present from known as the Charakasamhita (Caraka-samhita). He is known as the reviver of Ayurveda and lived somewhere in the first days of the renaissance of Vedic religion in India.

Other titles includes: Carakasaṃhitā (carakasamhita), Charakasaṃhitā, Charak, Carak, Saṃhitā.

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