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Concepts and Contemporary Practices

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Monographs on Concepts and Contemporary Practices
Sr. No. Title Author(s) Reviewer(s) Editor(s)
Fundamental Concepts of Ayurveda
1 Ayurveda (knowledge or science of life) Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
2 Tantrayukti (technical tricks to understand texts) Dixit U., Deole Y.S. Mhetre H. Basisht G.
3 Prakriti (fundamental constitution) Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
4 Purusha (holistic human being) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Fundamental Concepts - Panchamahabhuta
5 Panchamahabhuta (five fundamental elements) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
6 Akasha mahabhuta (ether or space element) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
7 Vayu mahabhuta (air element) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
8 Agni mahabhuta (fire element) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
9 Jala mahabhuta (water element) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
10 Prithvi mahabhuta (earth element) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Fundamental Concepts of Ayurveda pharmacology
11 Guna (qualities or properties) Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G. Basisht G. Basisht G.
12 Satmya (adaptability or suitability) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
13 Aushadha Sevana Kala (times of administration of medicines, chronopharmacology) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Components of Health- Dosha
14 Dosha Deole Y.S., Shilwant A.A. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Components of Health- Agni
15 Agni Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Components of Health- Dhatu
16 Dhatu (body tissues or components) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
17 Rasa dhatu (body fluids) Deole Y.S., Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
18 Rakta dhatu (blood tissue) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
19 Mamsa dhatu (muscle tissue) Anagha S., Deole Y.S., Shilwant A.A. Basisht G. Basisht G.
20 Meda dhatu (fats or lipid tissue elements) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
21 Asthi dhatu (osseous or bone tissue) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
22 Majja dhatu (marrow tissue) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
23 Shukra dhatu (reproductive tissue elements) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
24 Ojas (vital essence) Deole Y.S., Shilwant A.A. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Components of Health -Mala
25 Mala (Excretory products) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
26 Purisha (stools) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
27 Mutra (urine) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Components of Health -Aatma,Indriya, Manas
28 Aatma (soul or spirit) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
29 Indriya (sense and motor organs) Deole Y.S., Anagha S., Shilwant A.A. Basisht G. Basisht G.
30 Manas (Mind and mental health) Deole Y.S.

Basisht G.

Basisht G.

31 Buddhi (Intellect and intelligence) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
32 Smriti (memory) Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Concepts and Practices of Preventive and Promotive Health in Chikitsa
33 Rasayana (rejuvenation and vitalizing therapy) Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G. Basisht G. Basisht G.
34

Vajikarana (aphrodisiac or virility enhancing therapy)

Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
35 Dinacharya (daily regimen for health) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
36 Ahara vidhi (dietary guidelines) Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
37 Nidra (sleep) Resmi B.G., Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Fundamental Concepts of Diagnosis and Management in Ayurveda (Nidana) and (Chikitsa)
38 Hetu (causes) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S.

Basisht G.

Basisht G.
39 Prajnaparadha (intellectual errors) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
40 Shatkriyakala (Six stages of disease evolution and treatment intervention) Khandel S.K., Baghel M. S. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Basisht G.
41 Kha vaigunya (defects in body systems) Khandel S.K.,Baghel M. S. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Basisht G.
42 Vyadhi (disease) Deole Y.S.,Anagha S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
43 Amavata Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Concepts and Practices in Chikitsa - Six major therapies (shad vidha Upakrama)
44 Langhana (reducing/depleting/fasting therapy) Aneesh E.G., Choudhary Sujata, Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
45 Brimhana (nourishing therapy) Aneesh E.G., Choudhary Sujata, Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
46 Rukshana (drying or absorbing therapy) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
47 Stambhana (styptic or stopping therapy) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Concepts and Practices in Chikitsa - Panchakarma
48

Panchakarma (five therapeutic purification procedures)

Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
49 Deepana (therapy for kindling digestion) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
50 Pachana (therapy for promoting digestion) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
51 Snehana (unction therapy) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
52 Swedana (sudation or fomentation therapy) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G., Gandhi R. Basisht G.
53 Vamana (therapeutic emesis) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
54 Virechana (therapeutic purgation) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
55 Basti (therapeutic enema) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
56 Nasya (intra nasal administration) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
57 Raktamokshana (blood letting therapy) Aneesh E.G., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
Concepts and Practices in gynecology, obstetrics and pediatrics (Kaumarabhritya tantra) in Ayurveda
58 Artava (ovum and menstruation) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
59 Menstrual disorders Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G., Tandon S. Basisht G.
60 Garbha‎‎ (fetus or embryo) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
61 Prenatal care (garbhini paricharya) Anagha S., Deole Y.S.

Basisht G.

Basisht G.
62 Sutika Paricharya (Postnatal care) Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
63 Contraceptives‎‎ Girija S., Anagha S. Basisht G., Tandon S. Deole Y.S.
64 Menopausal Syndrome Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G. Basisht G.
65 Congenital disorders Anagha S., Deole Y.S. Basisht G., Chavan-Gautam P. Basisht G.
66 Neonatal care Karthik K.P., Anagha S. Bhinde S., Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Basisht G.
Diagnosis and management of prevalent diseases (Based on lectures in Prof.M.S.Baghel Memorial Lecture Series)
67 Infectious diseases Khandel S.K., Baghel M. S. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G., Basisht G.
68 Acid peptic diseases‎‎ Chandola H.M. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Anagha S., Basisht G.
69 Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome Sabnis M.S. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G., Basisht G.
70 Cardiac diseases Sane Rohit Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G., Basisht G.
71 Neurological diseases Acharya S.H. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Anagha S., Basisht G.
72 Skin diseases in Integrative Medicine Narahari S.R. Basisht G. Deole Y.S., Aneesh E.G., Basisht G.
Education and Research (Based on interactive sessions)
73 Interactive session on Contemporary Ayurveda Singh R.H. Basisht G. Deole Y.S.,Basisht G.