Ancient Science of Life

ARTICLE
Year
: 1993  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 377--387

The concept of aging in Ayurveda


KK Dwivedi, M Paul, PB Behere, RH Singh 
 Department of Kayachikitsa and Psychiatry, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221 005, India

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K K Dwivedi
Department of Kayachikitsa and Psychiatry, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221 005
India

The present study reveals that the process of aging was elaborately described in Ayurveda. In order to prology the life span and to promote longevity a separate discipline called Rasayana Tantra was also developed. The sailent feature of this discipline are described in this article.


How to cite this article:
Dwivedi K K, Paul M, Behere P B, Singh R H. The concept of aging in Ayurveda.Ancient Sci Life 1993;12:377-387


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Dwivedi K K, Paul M, Behere P B, Singh R H. The concept of aging in Ayurveda. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 1993 [cited 2020 Jul 5 ];12:377-387
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