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Charaka Samhita: An Ancient Sanskrit text on Ayurveda

By |2019-07-27T04:05:16+03:00July 27th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Charaka Samhita or Compendium of Charaka is a Sanskrit text on Ayurveda (Indian traditional medicine). Along with the Suśruta-saṃhitā, it is one of the two foundational Hindu texts of this field that have survived from ancient India. The pre-2nd century CE text consists of [...]

Sushruta Samhita: An Ancient Sanskrit Text on Medicine

By |2019-04-17T01:55:25+03:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , |

The Sushruta Samhita is an ancient Sanskrit text on medicine and surgery, and one of the most important such treatises on this subject to survive from the ancient world. The Compendium of Suśruta is one of the foundational texts of Ayurveda (Indian traditional medicine), alongside [...]