The Dravya are the substances that have the utility as a medicine or food or even used for the purpose of tying around the body parts. It can be from any origin like plant, animal or even the mineral origins. The substances of any origin do have certain characteristics which we say as Properties. These properties are the inherent characters that give the address or identification of the substance. Not only this these properties are infact the major cause for the manifestation of actions. 

Substances and their properties along with the different causes and environment are responsible in different manner for actions. These causes of the actions can be segregated to essential, non-essential and instrumental causes. The properties of the substance form the essential cause while the dose, quality of the substance, predominance of the qualities, etc form the non-essential causes. The last type namely the instrumental cause is consisting of the dosage forms, instruments used for administration, etc. More details about Dravyaguna can be read in the related page in detail.


Here we are presenting a brief video regarding ‘Introduction to the Dravyaguna’ that briefs the various concepts present in it, along with other details of the branch of Ayurveda. It also summarises the different components of the dravyaguna and the tools that are used to interpret the actions along with their relative effects. The video is only an introduction while the details of the same are only explainable under relevant topics. 

The video is one among the series of information for those who want to know more about the different plants that have been used for various medicinal purposes and are have found their place in the great ancient system of medicine Ayurveda. There are much more to follow. Hope you all will like it. If yes kindly subscribe and follow our videos in our YOUTUBE CHANNEL. You can also follow at Facebook and in LINKEDIN. Do like it there too and follow us to get many videos of Ayurveda too. Thank you and Happy reading !!!!!!!!!!


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