This is the sad state of affairs in every field.
While treating patients suffering from the same ailment a Doctor takes into consideration what the ailment is and gives same medicine to all. Conversely, a Vaidya (Ayurveda practitioner), in addition to the ailment, also takes into consideration which among the three doshas of vata, pitta and kapha is predominant and advises medicine accordingly. (To be continued…)
– Sachchidananda Parabrahman (Dr) Jayant Athavale, Founder-editor of ‘Sanatan Prabhat’ group of Periodicals