Month: August 2022

PCOS In Ayurveda

वृथा पुष्पं तू या नारी यथा कालं प्रपश्यति स्थुललोमशगगण्ड वा पुष्पघ्नी सापि रेवती  It is said that 37% of world female population suffer from PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) or PCOD (Polycystic Ovarian disease). This are inflammatory condition.  Lately, in ayurvedic literature, we find a nearby condition in kashyap samhita. this condition is said as developed
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Katigraha in Ayurveda (Back Pain)

तत्र पक्वाशये क्रुद्धःशूलानाहान्त्रकूजनम् | मलरोधाश्मवर्ध्मार्शस्त्रिकपृष्ठकटीग्रहम् || Vitiated vata is located in colon causes gurgling, colicky pain, tympanites, difficulty in defecation and urination, flatulence and lumbar/ sacroiliac pain. Vata Vitation by its causative factors like –  वायोर्धातुक्षयात् कोपो मार्गस्यावरणेन च (वा) |वातपित्तकफा देहे सर्वस्रोतोऽनुसारिणः || वायुरेव हि सूक्ष्मत्वाद्द्वयोस्तत्राप्युदीरणः| The provocation of vata is either due to
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why and when does joint pain increase?

शीतरूक्षलघुविशदश्रमोपवासातिकर्शनक्षपणादिभिर्वायुः | प्रकुपितस्त्वङ्मांसशोणितादीन्यभिभूय शोफं जनयति || Vata gets vitiated due to excess intake of sheeta (cold things), ruksha (rough or low calorie), laghu (very light), vishada (non-slimy substance) diets, shrama (excessive exertion), upavasa (excessive fasting), ati-karshan (emaciation), and kshapana (wasting). This vitiated vata gets into and stays within twak (skin), mamsa dhatu(muscle tissue), along with
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Ganesha, a research concept Ayurveda

There are two very vivid aspects of classical Indian text – first is symbolization and second is abbreviation. If we look through any classical text, as the seers were very well versed, so the more is the knowledge, he would prefer to express in as less as possible. Our ancient Rishis were so deeply intelligent
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Ayurveda : Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (part-2)

Today the society has gone more demanding for ayurveda medicine and ayurveda practices. Society, after nearly a period of 60-70years, treating their body with chemicals, have started repenting on their ask for quick remedies for frequently suffered conditions, and self limiting conditions. Many companies like kottakal Ayurveda, Himalaya, Amil pharmaceuticals etc have come up with
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Ayurveda : Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (part-1)

इति ह स्माहुरात्रेयादयो महर्षयः| Approx. 7000 years back, with very early development of human colonies, in Indian societies, ayurveda was a science which was more practised as routine health science rather than a complete curative science. In the social, political and religious practices people by their nature of dealing practiced ayurveda medicine. They developed a more preventive expect
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Under weight vs Weight gain

स्थौल्य कर्ष्ये वरं कर्स्यं समुपकर्णौ हि तौ।यध्युभौ व्याधिरागछेत स्थौलमेवतिपीडयेत ।। if the same person, gets into similar disease condition, with obesity and underweight, the person would always be more harassed when obese. So, to make a choice, remaining underweight is always preferable. Ayurveda is a life science. It has quite subtle, unique, basic (near to
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