Department of Dravyaguna
This Department deals with Medicinal plants of Ayurvedic Classics, their identification, properties, action and therapeutic uses in accordance with fundamental Principles of Ayurveda.
In Ayurveda more than 600 medicinal plants are included as drugs and they are used either alone or in combination with each other to alleviate the disorders. In recent years, Global awareness on use of medicinal plants as “Natural Medicine” has drawn the attention of State and National Institutions and Government also to look back into ancient heritage ofIndia- Ayurveda.
There is tremendous scope of research in this subject which will be apart from present undereducated teaching and postgraduate teaching in future as well.