Ancient Indian Medical Treatments, Sushruta Samhita

Sushruta Samhita | The medical treatment of urinary conditions 

Mathomathis would like to present an article on  Sushruta Samhita | Medical treatment of inflamed ulcers based on  the book Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Chikitsasthana by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna | 1911 | 123,229 words. The article was adopted from the website: https://www.wisdomlib.org/, a detailed explanation is available on the website.  Metrical Texts:— Ashmari (urinary calculus, etc) is a dangerous disease and is as fatal as death itself. A case…

Brahmana, Menstruation, Vasishtha Dharmashastra, Yoni

Menstruation Taboos in Mythology | The Rig Vedic Slaying of Vrtra 

Mathomathis would like to present an article on The Rig Vedic Slaying of Vrtra Menstruation Taboos in Mythology by Janet Chawla. Author worked with the Ankur-Action India women’s health group to collect stories of women from all classes and religious backgrounds about their experiences with menstruation, pregnancy, birth and mothering. From these interviews emerged two conceptual areas which seemed important. One was ritual pollution. Almost every woman spoke of a…