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The Authors of Samhita



Who wrote Sharangadhara Samhita? Sharangadhara wrote a popular treatise on medicine known as ‘Sharangadhara Samhita‘. Along with Madhavanidana and Bhavaprakasa it has been categorized as Laghu Trayee’. What is the Time Period Of Sharangadhara? Around 13-14 AD is the time… Read More »Sharangadhara

Acharya Harita in Ayurveda

Harita in Ayurveda

Who is Acharya Harita in Ayurveda? Harita belongs to the galaxy of the six brilliant disciples of Punarvasu Atreya. He also composed a treatise named ‘Harita Samhita’. The original work is not available now. By the name ‘Harita’, there was… Read More »Harita in Ayurveda

Acharya Nimi in Ayurveda

Nimi in Ayurveda

Who is Nimi in Ayurveda? Nimi was the first man who composed a treatise on Salakya Tantra and also known as Nimi Tantra (or) Videha Tantra. Acharya Susruta took some references from ‘Nimi Tantra’ and presented the subject matter related… Read More »Nimi in Ayurveda

Acharya Sushrut in Ayurveda

Sushruta in Ayurveda

Who is Sushrut in Ayurveda? In Sushruta Samhita, it is mentioned that Divodasa, the king of Kasi, who was considered the incarnation of Dhanvantari, taught Ayurveda, the science of life, especially the branch of surgery, to Sushruta, Aupadhenava, Aurabhra etc.… Read More »Sushruta in Ayurveda