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Traditional Indian medicine

Amit Jha

Traditional Indian medicine

with specific reference to Buddhist and tribal medicine

by Amit Jha

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Published by Research India Press in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAmit Jha
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR605 .T73 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 371 p. :
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24425596M
ISBN 108189131354
ISBN 109788189131357
LC Control Number2010327119
OCLC/WorldCa643914971

Wasfi, and N. The Sushruta-samhita recommends that a body be placed in a basket and sunk Traditional Indian medicine book a river for seven days. Bathing and care of the skin were carefully prescribed, as were cleansing of the teeth with twigs from named trees, anointing of the body with oil, and the use of eyewashes. Consumption of minerals, including sulphurarseniclead, copper sulfate and gold, are also prescribed. Under this definition folk medicine are longstanding remedies passed on and practiced by lay people. The book also provides in-depth information on various traditional medicinal systems in India and discusses their medical importance.

And finally, websites do occasionally expire and change hands, so use your common sense and this general rule of thumb: if the herb-seller is not identified by name Traditional Indian medicine book specific tribe, you are probably not looking at genuine Native American herbs. Google Scholar Dey SP. In Ancient Egyptian medicinethe Ebers papyrus from c. Indian nutraceuticals market is about 1 billion USD which is increasing day by day. The Vedas are rich in magical practices for the treatment of diseases and in charms for the expulsion of the demons traditionally supposed to cause diseases. Hindu surgeons also operated on cataracts by couching, or displacing the lens to improve vision.

Further information: Medicine in ancient Greece and Medicine in ancient Rome In the written record, the study of herbs dates back 5, years to the ancient Sumerianswho described well-established medicinal uses for plants. View at: Google Scholar J. India Indian medicine has a long history. The Sushruta-samhita probably originated in the last centuries bce and had become fixed in its present form by the 7th century ce. The nerves, blood vessels, and internal organs were very imperfectly known.


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