Vagbhatas Astanga Hrdayam 3 Vols

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Vagbhata's Astanga Hrdayam in 3 Volumes quintessence of the eight branches (of Ayurveda) is one of the authoritative treatises on ancient Indian medicine. This work has been translated into English by Prof. K.R. Srikantha Murthy.

Title Vagbhatas Astanga Hrdayam 3 Vols
ISBN 9788121800228
Pages 524+596+586
Sub Title Vol. I: Sutra Sthana and Sarira Sthana, Vol. II: Nidan, Cikitsa Kalpa and Siddhi Sthana, Vol. III: Uttar Sthana
Year 2014
Binding Hardcover
Language Sanskrit Text, English Translation, Notes
Size 25 cm
ISBN 10 8121800226
Edition Reprint
Weight 2700
Publisher Chaukhamba Sanskrit Series

Astangahrdaya of Vagbhata is an ancient authoritative treatise on Ayurveda. Its popularity extended beyond the frontiers of India for more than a Thousand years is substantiated by its translation in Arabic, Tibetan and of course of some European languages. None of these are available now. Study of Astangahrdaya is considered indispensable for a through knowledge of Ayurveda. With the increasing interest these days for the study of classical texts of Ayurveda both within and outside India, a great need is felt for an English translation. This publication hopes to fulfil this necessity. The complete text is being presented in 3 Volumes vis. Vol. I: Historical Introduction, Sutra sthana and Sarira sthana; Vol. II: Nidana, Cikitsa, Kalpa & Siddhi sthanas and Vol. III: Uttara sthana. Each volume has the text in Sanskrit, followed by its faithful English translation. Explanations wherever necessary are furnished in the Notes. Appendices and Index are provided to make each volume self-reliant. This great work on Ayurveda, translated by an experienced professor, published for the first time is sure to be of immense help for all those who are interested in Ayurveda.

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