An eyeshot on Kshudra Dhanya in Ayurveda

  • Pooja Hassan G Assistant Professor, Department of PG Studies in Swasthavritta, JSS Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.
  • Unnikrishnan PM Assistant Professor, Department of Kayachikitsa, JSS Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.
  • Sankanagoud Patil Associate Professor, Department of PG Studies in Swasthavritta, JSS Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.
Keywords: Kshudra Danya, Millets, Ayurveda, Santarpanajanya Vyadhi, Vata Vyadhi

Abstract

Kshudra Danya is a group of small seeded cereals used as human food since ages. They are popular by the name millets. As Millets are packed with nutrients, they have numerous health benefits. Ayurveda has a distinguished explanation of Kshudra Danya (millets) with their specific qualities and effects, based on which their indications and contraindications can be elicited. This analysis may help in understanding the right usage of Kshudra Danya (millets) to avail their complete health benefits.

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Pooja Hassan G, Unnikrishnan PM, & Sankanagoud Patil. (2021). An eyeshot on Kshudra Dhanya in Ayurveda. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 6(4), 118 - 124. Retrieved from https://jaims.in/jaims/article/view/1405
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