350 Herbs in Charaka Samhita, 85 Plants in Matsya Purana (Post No.5480)

Compiled by London Swaminathan
Date: 27 September 2018


Time uploaded in London – 18-37 (British Summer Time)


Post No. 5480


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Hindu mythologies, known an Puranas, are encyclopedia of Hindu beliefs, thoughts, history and geography. Charaka Samhita, a medical treatise, has listed 350 herbs. Matsya Purana gave a list of 85 plants. Aruna Goel has given it in her book on environment. Another person has written about the usefulness of Neem tree. The towpage attachment will give you the full details:-





Useful Neem Tree




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