Dravya Guna Vigyan

Dravyaguna an integral part of Ayurveda, which deals comprehensively about rasa, guna, virya,
vipaka and prabhava (pharmacokinetics & pharmacodynamics) of drugs (Herbal/Mineral/Animal
origin products etc.) The main focus of the dravyaguna department is to provide thorough
knowledge of medicinal plants regarding identification macroscopic and microscopic characters,
demonstration of organoleptic characteristic, Herbarium file preparations along with concepts of
dravyaguna vigyan. Departmental library is enriched more than 60 books of Dravyaguna,
pharmacology, pharmacognosy & samhitas etc.Herbal garden of department have more than 200
species of medicinal plants. department also have have 150 samples of dry medicinal
plants.Department have 50 charts/models made demonstrating principles of Ayurveda and
photographs of medicinal plant.


1. Upholding the principles and values of Ayurveda, the vedic life science, in order to provide comfort, succor and relief to the suffering and expand this noble science worldwide.
2. To develop research methodology for understanding of principles of Ayurvedic Pharmacology and Materia Medica balancing Classical and Contemporary knowledge.


1. Promote innovative research activities and clinical trials in Ayurveda to develop new products.
2. Preservation of endangered species of medicinal plants and herbs
3. The Department of Dravyaguna intends to achieve academic excellence and promoting development of scientific temper for Ayurvedic Herbal Research.
4. Department intends for Navagraha vana in herbal garden .
5. Department looks for objectives to provide knowledge of fundamental principles of Dravyaguna, drug action as per Ayurveda and conventional system of medicine.
6. Awareness programs to students in college and general public of community, and preservation of flora and home remedy

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