Health is not just about the body but it is an amalgamation of Body, Mind & Soul which was first understood and documented by the Scholars of Ayurveda. The beauty of Ayurveda is how it accepts each and every entity of the world for its medicinal properties which is acknowledged in #CHARAKSAMHITA.
The Department of Ayurveda Samhita and Siddhant, FIMS, SGT University celebrated Charak Jayanti on 13 August, 2021 at Auditorium, 3rd Floor, C Block, SGT UNIVERSITY with a Puja and Guest Lecture. The event was graced by the esteemed presence of Prof. (Dr.) O.P. Kalra, Honourable Vice Chancellor, SGT University, Prof. (Dr.) Ramesh Chandra Kohad, Honourable Pro-Chancellor, SGT University, Dr. Vikas Dhawan, Honourable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academics), SGT University, Prof. (Dr.) Shareef Ahmad, Honourable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research), SGT University, Dr. Sangeetha Somanadhapai, Dean FNYS, SGT University and Dr. Jyoti Kumbar, Dean FIMS, SGT University.
The event started with a puja which was conducted by Mr. Pratap Chand, Assistant Professor (Sanskrit), Department of Ayurveda Samhita Siddhant, with the Faculty members and the students of FIMS, SGT University which was followed by Dhanwantri Vandna & Lamp lighting by the dignitaries and the students. Dr. Konica Gera, Assistant Professor, Department of Ayurveda Samhita & Siddhant, FIMS, SGT University welcomed the guests and moderated the event. Prof. (Dr.) O.P. Kalra, Honourable Vice Chancellor, SGT University shared his familiarity with the Acharyas of Ayurveda and explained the historical aspects of Modern medical system & the Caduceus. Prof. (Dr.) Ramesh Chandra Kohad, Honourable Pro-Chancellor, SGT University highlighted the Historical facets of Acharya Charak and motivated the students to be a good clinician. Dr. Vikas Dhawan, Honourable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academics), SGT University who is an expert from the field of Engineering, discussed the concepts of Ayurveda & its correlations to present day diverse sciences which instilled a spirit of enthusiasm among the students. Prof. (Dr.) Shareef Ahmad, Honourable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research), SGT University casted the lights of his knowledge upon the students and underlined the relevance of Ayurveda & importance of research in this field.
Ms. Tanvi & Ms. Nivedita (Students of B.A.M.S. 3rd Year) presented the portion of Prameha Chikitsa Adhyaya in a melodious way and left everyone mesmerized. The Guest lecture on “Illustration of Rasayan in Charak Samhita” was delivered by Dr. Vaishali Pawan Kumar Malli, Assistant Professor, Department of Samhita Siddhant & Sanskrit, Ch. Brahma Prakash Ayurved Charak Sansthan, New Delhi. Prof. (Dr.) Jyoti Kumbar, Dean FIMS, addressed the students with her encouraging words and congratulated the Department for successful conduction of the event. The event concluded with an official Vote of thanks which was proposed by Dr. Chhavi Mahajan, Assistant Professor, Department of Ayurveda Samhita & Siddhant, FIMS, SGT University.