Rasashastra & Bhaisajya Kalpana

The Subject Rasashastra & Bhaisajya kalpana i.e. Ayurveda Pharmaceutical Sciences concerned with 2nd professional of under graduate course. Branch deals with identification, collection, selection of minerals and Herbs and the preparation if various dosage forms like tablets, Avaleha Asava, Arishta, powders.

Rasashastra means Ayurvedic Pharmaceutics. This department deals with the drugs of mineral origin, their varieties, characteristics, processing techniques, properties and their therapeutic uses along with the descriptions of various apparatus, different kinds of furnaces, heating devices and heating schedules.

Bhaisajya Kalpana is composed of two words, Bhaisajya – Drug and Kalpana – Processing. Processing means samskarana, which will be performed to establish the change in the qualities / properties of the drug either by inducing a new property or improving the existing one and finally making the drug safe and more effective.

Facilities in the department

  • Well designed Museum having more than 150 specimens, 100 dosage form samples, 45 models of equipments (yantra) , 80 charts of various size.

  • well equipped Laboratory

  • Departmental Library for under graduate and post graduate scholars having 150 books (Ayurvedic & Modern)

  • Research lab for quality control

  • Good teaching pharmacy with required equipments.