The revised and enlarged 2nd edition of the book Pancakarma Therapy produced by the well known author Prof. R. H. Singh who has the long experience of teaching, Research and practice of Ayurvedic Medicine, is being presented for the first time in the form of a complete and update work on the subject. The book deals in details the Classical Concepts of Pancakarma Therapy in Ayurveda besides a detailed account of the traditional Keraliya Practices of Pancakarma. The book contains separate Chapters on Biopurificatory measures of allied disciplines such as Yogic Satkriya and Nature Cure therapies. The book also deals in a separate Chapter with essentials of conventional modern physical medicine and rehabilitation.
The present edition of the book is highly enriched with additional Chapters on Pancakarma Sarira i.e. applied anatomy and physiology relevant to Pancakarma Therapy. For-the first time a critical write up has been added in this book in a Chapter on Pancakarma Therapy for women, children and the elderly.
This book has attained a significant scientific standard because of additional extended Chapters on Recent Advances in Pancakarma Therapy reviewing the recent researches in the relevant field and a write up on guidelines set by the author for Standardisation and Clinical Research on Pancakarma. An added attraction to this edition is the extended glossary of technical words of Ayurveda and the update bibliography and word index besides the Sanskrit text reproduced on each page as foot notes.
Thus, this is the best and the most complete book so for produced on Pancakarma Therapy written in English with update information and scientific temper.