Realizing the significance, role and impact of the fauna, the study has been taken with special reference to ancient India. Since Ayurveda is best source of oriental knowledge for various disciplines of medicine and approaches for preservation health of creatures including animals, the studies on veterinary medicine are simultaneously taken up. In order to make comprehensive work on the biology and medicare of animals for providing round foundation to zoological as well as veterinary sciences, with also an aim to highlight the Indian contribution which has credit for lead in the field of knowledge of arts and sciences.
Such studies for encouraging conservation, maintenance and development of fauna with priority as national wealth. Towards this object, Ayurveda plays vital role in providing, disseminating and understanding flora as well as fauna, based on most ancient sources of original, rich and valuable knowledge on plants and animals in natural habitat of India possessing biospheres ecosystem and biodiversity influencing environment. India is pioneer in laying the foundation of conservation, zoology, discipline and veterinary technology.
Presentation: The series of studies with multi-dimensional information, data and material, by their collation, analysis and recording them in order to present in the form of a standard work in precise, vivid systematic manner, with scientific vision applied for oriental knowledge, by dealing both aspects of the animals viz., faunistic and veterinary areas covering essential facets. Remarkably, this foundation exploratory, research and supplied approach will be accelerating studies in the neglected or lesser explored area in Ayurveda.
Therefore, the present contribution serves as unique manual which is a first work of its kind on account of its coverage of wide spectrum, multi-horizons and multi-angled concepts.