Department of Samhita, Siddantha & Sanskrit (Basic principles of Ayurveda)
Samhita, Siddantha & Sanskrit Departmental information
This department popularly known as department of basic principles. Ayurveda originated as part of Vedic science. All the original texts of Ayurveda were compiled in Sanskrit, and thus Sanskrit knowledge is compulsory to learn Ayurveda. All the popular Samhitas like Charak Samhita, Sushrut Samhita, Ashtanga hridaya, Bhavprakash Samhita, Madhavnidan, Ashtangasangraha, Bhela Samhita, Kashyapa Samhita and many other Samhitas are also studied and taught in this department.
Facilities in the department-
· Well designed museum having models, charts, posters
· Well equipped library with ancient Ayurvedic books.
· Good tutorial room, projector, camera, separate cabins for staff with computer and printer, slide projector and net facility.