The theory of tridosha forms the foundation of ayurveda. In this text the learned author scientifically explains the physiology of human body through the principles of vata, pitta and kapha keeping in view some of the processes as explained by modern science without detriment to the main concept postulated in ayurveda.
About the AUthor:
The author, late Sri V.V. Subrahmannya Sastri, is well known in the world of ayurveda. He was Professor of Ayurveda, Deputy Director and Research Officer under CCRAS. He was also a successful practitioner, an erudite scholar and as eminent pundit deeply immersed in the study of classical texts.