There are two sets of classic texts , all written originally in Samskrit, now translated in many contemporary languages including English.
They are : Brihattrayee – 1 Charaka Samhita 2 Sushruta Samhita 3 Samhitas of Vagbhatta (Astaanga Hridayam and Astaanga Sangraha) Authors of the above texts are Agnivesha /Charaka , Sushruta /Nagarjuna & Vagbhatta 1st & 2nd respectively Historicity of the above texts is 700 BC , 600 BC and 300 AD respectively. The subject of Charaka Samhita is Medicine & Philosophy and the theme of Sushruta Samhita & Samhitas of Vagbhatta are Surgery-Anatomy & Therapeutics respectively.
Like Brihatrayee there are also three texts in this second group. 1 Madhava Nidaana : It has been witten by Maadhavakara . The time of it is 900 AD . Diagnostics is the main theme. 2 Shaarangadhara Samhita which is written by Shaarangadhar in 1300 AD . The subject of this text is Therapeutics. 3 Bhasva Prakaasha which is taken down by Bhaava Mishra in 1600 AD . The subject of this text is Drugs and Meteria Medica.
In Samhitas Ayurveda has been divided into eight parts
As our youth passes as the natural moisture of our skin begins to dry and it results into reduction it’s softness and Wrinkles affect our skin. This process starts after thirty years but it depends totally on us that how may successful to be escaped of it as long as possible.
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