Department of SAMHITHA SAMSKRITHA & SIDHANTHA
Dr. Indukala P R, MD (Ay)
Professor & HOD
Dr.Sonia Raj.S, MD (Ay)
Dr.Kesavan.V, MD (Ay)
Dr. Vishnu K Sukumaran, MD (Ay)
Dr.Thulasi.T.T, MA, Phd, NET
Assistant Professor in Sanskrit
Dr.Ajimon CS, MA, NET, PhD
Assistant Professor in Sanskrit
Samhitha Samskritha and Siddhantha deepartment is the basic department which deals with all the fundamental principles of Ayurveda. The most widely known language is used to explain the message of its eternity and relevance in both healthy and unhealthy individuals. This is conveyed to the students and ambiguos scholars to have glimpse of truth in our system of medicine.Samhitha Sanskritha and Siddhantha department inculcate the BAMS students and the paramedical students and profess them with Ashtangahridayam, Ayturveda Ithihasa, Padartha Vijnana,Sanskrit, Charaka Samhitha Purvaardham and Charaka Smhitha Utharaardham.
- Sanskrit is the key to AyurvedaTo understand the aim and theme of ayurveda, preserved in ancient texts, students should have a good command in Sanskrit language. So it is included in the First year of BAMS
- Padartha Vijnan is the radical part of the Ayurveda which incorporates the Indian philosophy and the elementary parts of its knowledge.
- Ayurveda is asystem of medicine wirth historical roots in the indian Subcontinent So a study of the hiostory of Ayurveda reveals its past and the present level of development
- Ashtanga Hrudayam Soothrasthanam deals with the principles of Ayurveda explained in a more easy and understandable method for three types of studens
- Charaka Samhitha is a text of excellence in treatment .Fundamentals of Ayurveda ,its approach to life and disease has essentially to take resort to the study of this text unique in
Ayurveda requires intimate background of the basic science of Indian philosophy. Actually Ayurvedic fundamentals are at once philosophy science and metaphysic spiritualism. Thus Samhitha Samskritha and Siddhantha deepartment forms the fundamental background for the Ayurvedada students and teach with a view that “Ayurveda is not merely a medical system but a complete philosophy of life.
Present Activities of the Department
|First Professional BAMS||
|Second Profesional BAMS||
|Third Professional BAMS||
|Ayurveda Therapist Course|
|Ayurveda Nursing Course|
In additional to the routine work, the professor of the department has chaired the university examinations.
The theory and oral Examinations of KUHS is being conducted by the department. The department is responsible for the smooth functioning of the paramedical courses and their examinations. The staff of this department is appointed as internal and external examiners for practical and viva of UG&PG courses of various colleges.
Setting question papers and valuation of answer scripts are other examination related duties.
Progress made by the department in last year
|Sl.No||Important information of the Department||Progress Made|
|1||Construction of the Department||Rennovated|
|2||Appointment of Teaching Staff||Yes- Associate Professor (1)Assistant professors-(2) filled by PSC|
|3||Appointment of Non-Teaching Staff||Nil|
|4||Appointment of Paramedical Staff||Nil|
|5||Expansion of the Department||Nil|
|6||Expansion of other facilities||2 Steel Cabinet with Locker|
|7||Hospital OPD||1566 ( 1 OP/Week)|
|9||Any National/International/State Seminars,ROTP CME etc||CME – Two Days. On 8th and 9th January 2018|
|10||Publication by Teaching Staff||Nil|
|11||Research Activities if any|
|12||Awards won by teaching Staff and Students|
|Museum||No of Lectures/practicals carried out since last visitation|
|No. of charts||No. of models||No. of Specimen||Theory||Practical|
Participation in Medical Camps—The faculties of the department regularly participate in the various medical camps conducted by the college in various parts of Kannur district. They also engage in various health awareness programs also conducted by the institution.
Participation in Seminars, CMEs and Training programs—Faculties of the department regularly participate in the various seminars, CMEs and training programs conducted across the state both as resource persons as well as delegates.
The department had organized a two-day CME program on EPISTEMOLOPGY under the title SUBODHINI -2018 with the financial assistance of Dept. of AYUSH , Govt. of Kerala. The department has also proposed to organize a two-day CME program on RASAVICHARA.