Fundamental Principle of Bhaishajya Kalpana

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Journal of Ayurveda Medical Sciences,2019,4,2,480-487.
Published:June 2021
Type:Review Article
Author(s) affiliations:

Sani Mol Sunny*, Sushma Rawat, Usha Sharma, Shuchi Mitra, Khemchand Sharma

Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana Department, Uttarakhand Ayurveda University, Rishikul Campus, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, INDIA.


Fundamental Principles are essential concepts to understand the related subject. Every branch of science has its own basic principles. Bhaishajya Kalpana, a branch of Ayurveda is considered as Ayurvedic pharmaceutics, also has its own principles regarding pharmaceutical Science (Aushadha Nirmana) and its formulations has been used in different therapeutics (Aushadha Prayoga) since ages but the principles associated with Bhaishaya Kalpana are not clearly indicated and are scattered. Therefore an endeavour has been made to review and reflect the fundamental principles of Bhaishajya Kalpana in systematic manner with their significance. Hence, the entire principles of Bhaishajya Kalpana are categorized into Principle of Formulation and Principle of Therapeutic Application. Complete understanding of these fundamentals is the prime key for successful research and development in Ayurvedic pharmaceutics.