Review on Ayurvedic concept of Garbhini Paricharya

  • Prashant Rajaram Shirke HOD & Associate Professor, Department of Ayurved Samhita & Siddhant, Sai Ayurved College Hospital, Hospital & R.C., Vairag, Solapur, Maharashtra, India.
Keywords: Ayurveda, Garbhini Paricharya, Ahara, Vihara


In every women’s life pregnancy is the most important and critical part. Garbhini Paricharya is nothing but the care given to women during her pregnancy mostly through Ahara, Vihara and Vichara. In Ayurveda food is considered to be the best source of nourishments as well as medication for pregnant woman. Ayurveda described month wise Paricharya that helps in the development of foetus, healthy growth and gives health and care to mother. In Ayurveda food is considered to be the best source of nourishments as well as medication for pregnant woman. The main intension of advising Garbhini Paricharya is Paripurnatya (providing growth of mother and fetus), Anupaghata (pregnancy without complications), Sukhaprasava (for healthy delivery and healthy child).


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Prashant Rajaram Shirke. (2022). Review on Ayurvedic concept of Garbhini Paricharya. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 7(1), 195 - 198. Retrieved from
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