Charaka samhita, Garbha Upanishad, Garbhavakrantisutra, Gestation, Jiva

Life in the Womb | Gestation (Conclusion) 

Mathomathis would like present an article on Life in the Womb: Conception and Gestation in Buddhist Scripture and Classical Indian Medical Literature By Author: Robert Kritzer. Before proceeding further, make sure to complete the previous article: Life in the Womb | The Garbhavakrantisutra The Garbhāvakrāntisūtra is the first text that mentions each week of the development of the fetus. In Tibet, however, week-by-week accounts are standard in medical texts, notably…

Ashtanga Hridaya samhita, Charaka samhita, Garbha Upanishad, Garbhavakrantisutra

Life in the Womb | The Garbhavakrantisutra 

Mathomathis would like present an article on Life in the Womb: Conception and Gestation in Buddhist Scripture and Classical Indian Medical Literature By Author: Robert Kritzer. Before proceeding further, make sure to complete the previous article: Life in the Womb | Conception and Gestation in Buddhist Scripture | 101 The Garbhāvakrāntisūtra is a rather long sūtra that includes an account of the mechanism of rebirth. The account begins before conception,…

Agni Purana, Buddhism, Charaka samhita, Garbha Upanishad, Garbhavakrantisutra

Life in the Womb | Conception and Gestation in Buddhist Scripture | 101 

Mathomathis would like present an article on Life in the Womb: Conception and Gestation in Buddhist Scripture and Classical Indian Medical Literature By Author: Robert Kritzer The first Noble Truth of Buddhism asserts that all is suffering. In this context, the word “all” means all conditioned things, that is to say, all worldly things. Hence anything that perpetuates the cycle of rebirth in this world can be considered antithetical to…