Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
Users Online: 425 | Home Print this page Email this page Small font size Default font size Increase font size
ARTICLE
Year : 1988  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 126-133

Theoretical foundations of ancient Indian medicine Part II (With special reference to Caraka Samhita)


National Institute of Science Technology and Development Studies, Hillside Road, New Delhi - 110 012, India

Correspondence Address:
Anuradha Khanna
National Institute of Science Technology and Development Studies, Hillside Road, New Delhi - 110 012
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

In the second part of the study the author highlights the merits and demerits of the ancient Indian medicine and establishes that the system is more than a physical medicine because of (1) its monumental theoretical generalization reflect a serious preoccupation with life as a process involved in a ceaseless change and; (2) its underlying ideas have permeated both religion and philosophy and created potentials for the later natural sciences.


[PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed231    
    Printed24    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded49    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal