COVID-19: Nija or Agantuj Roga, Ayurvedic Perspective

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Year : 2022 | Volume : | Issue : 1 | Page : 19-23
By

    Gyanendra Kumar Gupta

  1. Gagan Devi

  1. Professor and Head, Department of Kriya Sharir, RK Institute of Ayurvedic Medical Sciences, Uttar Pradesh, India
  2. Assistant Professor, Department of Rachna Sharir, RK Institute of Ayurvedic Medical Sciences, Uttar Pradesh, India

Abstract

which is explained under name Janapadodhwamsa or Maraka, It is explained in detail as an independent chapter in various classical texts. As per description Ayurvedic literature described their mechanism of Aetiology (Nidana), various factors affecting severity and actions complicating illnesses along with their management and preventive method. In this article,An attempt is made to describe it as per our classical science, which assert the superiority of host susceptibility (Nija) over External Agent/Virus (Agantuja) and uses the same principles in prevention. In this article an attempt is made to understand different stage of COVID-19 under Jwara.

Keywords: Epidemics, Janapadodhwamsa, Maraka, Nidana, Agantuja, Ahara, Antiviral and Jwara.

[This article belongs to Research & Reviews: A Journal of Health Professions(rrjohp)]

How to cite this article: Gyanendra Kumar Gupta, Gagan Devi COVID-19: Nija or Agantuj Roga, Ayurvedic Perspective rrjohp 2022; 11:19-23
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Regular Issue Open Access Article
Volume 11
Issue 1
Received December 28, 2021
Accepted February 20, 2022
Published March 15, 2022