BRIEF REVIEW OF LITERATURE ON PUTI LOHAS

  • Gajendra D R 1st Year Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Rasashastra and Bhaishajyakalpana, Govt. Ayurveda College, Ballari.
  • Lakshmi B Kurle Associate Professor & Guide, Dept. of Rasashastra and BhaishajyaKalpana, Govt. Ayurveda College, Ballari.
  • M S Doddamani Prof and HOD, Dept. of Rasashastra and BhaishajyaKalpana, Govt. Ayurveda College, Ballari.

Abstract

Rasashastra is a science which deals with the pharmaceuticals of medicines out of mercury, minerals, metals, gemstones and animal products etc. Loha  and Dhatu are consider as one and the same. Puti Lohas are those drugs which emits bad smell while they are melting. Many references of Puti Lohas is available in Ayurvedic classics since Vedakala to modern texts. Puti Lohas cannot be degraded since they are having their own identity in mineralogy, and clinical practice of Ayurveda.

Published
2017-07-07
How to Cite
R, Gajendra D; KURLE, Lakshmi B; DODDAMANI, M S. BRIEF REVIEW OF LITERATURE ON PUTI LOHAS. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 2, n. 3, p. 146 - 152, july 2017. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/279>. Date accessed: 21 nov. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v2i3.8223.
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Review Articles