Motherhood Ayurveda
Medical College and Hospital

Department of Samhita and Siddhanta

The learning and practice of the basic principles is fundamental to the systemic study of Ayurveda. The department of Samhita and Siddhant, popularly known as the department of basic principles deals with classical text (Samhita) of Ayurveda for scientific exploration and validation. The department offers the study of the philosophical and classical fundamentals of Ayurveda by learning of original texts and treatises of Ayurvedic science and Ayurvedic medicine in its mother language – Sanskrit. The department is engaged in the learning of basic concepts of diagnosis and treatment.

Subjects under the department :
Sanskrit
Padartha Vigyana and Ayurved Itihas
Moulik Siddhant and Ashtang Hridayam
Charak samhita (Poorvardha)
Charak Samhita (Uttarardha)

The Department of Samhita Siddhant offers learning of Sanskrit treatises documented by ancient Indian sage-physicians. As such the department houses, archives and teaches the Sanskrit treatises and texts of the great sage-physicians and scripts- Charak,  Sushrut, Ashtang Hriday, Bhavprakash, Madhavnidan, Ashtangsangraha, Bhela and Kashyap Samhita.

The teaching includes study of Brihat trayi that holds prime place in the 1st to final year academic syllabus. The research gap of already work done and the work which has to be done is filled by the ongoing syllabus, research work and activities carried out as well.

 

Department of

Samhita & Siddhanta

Department of

Samhita & Siddhanta