A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, and here is another precious opportunity for a curious reader to live a life on two books, namely “Snehana – An Insight” and “Ayurkural” by Guru – Dr. Chandramouleeswarn. P and shishya – Dr Vairamuthu. K.
विद्या ददाति विनयं विनयाद् याति पात्रताम् ।
पात्रत्वात् धनमाप्नोति धनात् धर्मं ततः सुखम् ॥
vidyā dadāti vinayaṃ vinayād yāti pātratām ।
pātratvāt dhanamāpnoti dhanāt dharmaṃ tataḥ sukham ॥
True/complete knowledge gives discipline, from discipline comes worthiness, from worthiness one gets wealth, from wealth (one does) good deeds, from that (comes) joy.
Let us remember that one book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world, as already witnessed by Malala Yousafzai. To get complete knowledge about a particular thing, one must follow the sat vachana (noble persons) mentioned by Ayurveda Acharyas (Cha. Su. 25/40). The ultimate aim behind these texts is to ignite and improve the knowledge of the Ayurvedic Community.
Snehana – An Insight
The book is titled “Snehana – An Insight” by Dr. Chandramouleeswaran. P, Principal, Ayurveda College Coimbatore, has included the unsurpassed details and in-depth knowledge on the most comprehensive therapy SNEHANA (both internal oleation and external oleation) from preaching to practice. In which the author extensively and elegantly explains the importance of each dimension of snehana, which includes Autophagy,
Dr. Chandramouleeswaran. P has completed a B.A.M.S degree from Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Ayurveda College, Chennai. After completing his UG course, he persuaded Ayurveda Vachaspathi- MD (ayu), in the panchakarma department from DGM Ayurveda medical college, Gadag Karnataka, in the year 2006. In 2013 he completed his Ph.D. in the department of Kayachikitsa from the National Institute of Ayurveda (N.I.A), Jaipur, Rajasthan, under the guidance of Dr.Govardhan.K.
He has visited more than six countries to conduct seminars and classes for international students. He has published various articles in national and international journals. He has attended various national and international conferences and has also presented various research articles. He was also invited as a resource person in state, national and international level seminars to deliver speeches on different topics of Ayurveda.
Our Bharatam is a beautiful country with a glorious heritage and rich customs. A country with unity in diversity embraces a variety of cultures, traditions, businesses, and languages. One of the greatest works is the Thirukkural. The Kural remains as one of the most influential Tamil texts admired by generations of scholars. It aims to build a nation with moral values. No other philosophical or religious work has such an honest and intellectual approach to all problems of life. Ayurveda, the Science of life beautifully written in such a way to treat the diseased one and to preserve the health of the healthy person, along with great morals, ethics, and responsibilities.
This book (Ayurkural) is a holistic comparison between the two great Classical texts – The Thirukkural and Ayurveda. It is written so that Ayurveda lovers can know about our ancient heritage. Ordinary people can lead a disease-free life and awareness of Ayurveda and Ayurvedic treatment principles through authentic preaching and practice.
Dr. K. Vairamuthu, Born on 11th March 1998; to Shri. D. Kanakaraj and Smt. K. Patchaikili in Theni, a southern district of Tamilnadu. Finished his Schooling in a centenarian old (established in 1903) Z.K.M. HSS Bodinayakkanur, A town located on the foothills of the Western Ghats, has views of its ranges on three sides, and known as the “Cardamom Capital of India” and graduated UG (Ayurvedacharya) from Ayurveda College, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu. Currently, he is the State Convener of ABVP’s Jignasa – Tamilnadu.
Medical Science should not only cure the diseases but also prevent them. This book is an elegant compilation of the principles and practices needed to enhance health and cure unhealthy disease, as divinely narrated in Ayurveda Samhithas, and the Thirukkural, the remarkable Tamil book of refined wisdom. The author envisages this work to help better understand and adopt principles as mentioned in the two great epics for enhancing and ensuring healthy living through righteousness.