DEPARTMENT OF SANSKRIT, SAMHITA & SIDDHANTA

Introduction:

Ayurveda is ancient science of medicine in India since last Five Thousand Years. Despite of many advances in sciences, Ayurveda is one of the most popular systems of medicine attracting new disciples all over the world. Ayurveda with its unique conceptual platform is not just a Science of Medicine but a unique Science of life.

This Department deals with the study of Philosophical fundamental approach of Ayurveda. The name of the department itself suggests that it elaborates the basic concepts of diagnosis and treatment. The basic concepts if applied properly and in its authentic way, it leads to the absolute knowledge of disease; which is applied to the newer diseases, too.

Darshana Shastra and the scientific base laid by them enable to amplify and implement the concepts. Sanskrit is the basic subject which has been taught to the students through this department. The subject has been included in the curriculum as it is the language of the ancient Ayurvedic texts. It has been looked upon that the student must be well versed with the language so as he would be able to read and absorb the concept explained.

Objectives :

1] To make aware the students regarding the great heritage of India as far as the ancient medical science is concerned.

2] To teach the basic and fundamental concepts of Ayurveda.

3] To impart the faith, love and affection to this ancient science.

4] To carry out the basic research to exemplify them.

Departmental Features :

1] Well versed teaching staff.

2] Well maintained departmental UG and PG library.

3] Availability of the ample Charts.

4] Use of modern teaching aids.

5] Postgraduate course, M. D. (Ayurved-Ayurved Siddhant).

6] The Department also conducts Ph. D. programme under the aegis of MUHS, Nashik.