Talk:Ksarapani

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Ksarpani was a brilliant sixth pupil of medical education led by Atreya. He had compiled a Samhita which is lost, in Vagbhatta's time Ksarpani's quotations were inferable. Also several medical authors had liberally quoted him in the following works:

  1. UpajhyaMadhukosa
  2. Vyakhyakusumavali
  3. Tattva candrika
  4. Cikitsa-kalika-vivrtti
  5. Susruta Samhita


References

  • The Caraka Samhita published by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society, Jamnagar, India