Set of 6 vols. Text in mint condition. Chipped boards and bumped corners. Size: 19 x 25 Cm. N° de ref. de la librería 029656
Título: The Caraka Samhita: Expounded By the ...
Editorial: Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society
Año de publicación: 1949
Condición del libro: Good
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society, Jamnagar, India, 1949. Hardcover. Condición: Good. First Edition. Set of 6 vols. Text in mint condition. Chipped boards and bumped corners. Size: 19 x 25 Cm. Nº de ref. del artículo: 029656
Descripción Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society, 1949. Hardcover. Condición: Collectible: Good. First English Edition. 6 volumes, complete in this edition. First English edition of the great compilation of ancient Ayurvedic wisdom. The first edition states a limitation of 4000 copies. Green cloth with red metallic labels, as issued. Interlinear Hindi and English. A massive, engaging compilation of guidance for health, wealth and healing. "One of the two foundational Hindu texts of this field that have survived from ancient India. "The Charaka Samhita states that the content of the book was first taught by Atreya, and then subsequently codified by Agnive?a, revised by Caraka, and the manuscripts that survive into the modern era are based on one edited by Dridhabala". The pre-2nd century CE text consists of eight books and one hundred twenty chapters. It describes ancient theories on human body, etiology, symptomology and therapeutics for a wide range of diseases.The Charaka Samhita also includes sections on the importance of diet, hygiene, prevention, medical education, the teamwork of a physician, nurse and patient necessary for recovery to health.". Nº de ref. del artículo: 11098