Acharya Agnivesha – Legend, Works, Samhita

Article by Dr Manasa, BAMS Agnivesha was an ancient Ayurveda teacher and an author of a famous treatise called by the name ‘Agnivesha Tantra’ which in the later period came to be popularly called by the name ‘Charaka Samhita’.  … [Continue reading]

Shwasa Roga Chikitsa: Ayurvedic Treatment, Medicines

Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ayu) Among the 5 types of Shwasa, Maha, Urdhwa and Chinna Shwasa are said to be incurable. Kshudra Shwasa either needs no treatment (because it settles down on its own after a period of rest) or subsides with little … [Continue reading]

Pandu Roga Chikitsa: Treatment Of Anemia As Per Ayurveda

anemia symptoms

Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD(Ayu) Pandu Roga is generally considered as anemia as per Ayurveda. Principles of treatment for Pandu Vamana (therapeutic emesis) and Virechana (therapeutic purgation) are ideal choices … [Continue reading]

Pranavaha Srotas: Channels Carrying Vital Life Element – Oxygen

Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ayu) According to Sushruta – Pranavaha Srotas are 2 in number. They have their roots of origin in Hrudaya (heart) and Rasa vahini dhamanis (the vessels or channels or terminal branches of arteries which transport … [Continue reading]

Shwasa Roga – Dyspnoea: Types, Symptoms As Per Ayurveda

Asthma causes, diagnosis

Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) Dyspnoea or shortness of breath can be compared to ‘Shwasa Roga’ or ‘Shwasa Krichrata’ explained in Ayurveda. Both mean to say ‘difficulty in breathing’. Generally we use the word Shwasa to describe this … [Continue reading]

31 Easy And Effective Home Remedies For Dyspnoea


Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) Dyspnoea - breathing difficulties can occur due to asthma, heart disorders, psychological issues such as anxiety, phobia and even in some cases of gastritis and bloating. Here are a few easy home remedies for … [Continue reading]

28 Prevention, Yoga And Lifestyle Tips For Dyspnoea

Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) Dyspnoea depends on the disease or cause which is causing or triggering it. Management of those conditions or causes in the backdrop will take care of dyspnoea. Thus, prevention of dyspnoea can be achieved by … [Continue reading]

Dyspnoea – Difficulty in breathing: Causes, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis


Article by Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) Dyspnoea is a medical term used for ‘shortness of breath’. A feeling of ‘I am not able to breathe well enough’ is called shortness of breath. You feel as if your breathing or breath mechanism is suddenly cut … [Continue reading]

Meswak Salvadora persica: Benefits, Remedies, Research, Side Effects


Peelu- Salvadora persica, more popularly known as ‘Meswak’ is an Ayurvedic herb for cleaning the teeth, treating cases of rheumatoid arthritis, snake bite, piles, common cold, fever and for the use of purgation. … [Continue reading]

Tintideeka: Rhus parviflora: Benefits, Remedies, Research, Side Effects


Tintidika- Rhus parviflora is a herb mentioned in the ayurvedic pharmacopoeia for the treatment of thirst, lack of appetite, diarrhea, increased micturition and diseases of the cardiac muscles.  … [Continue reading]