respected vaidyas. apart from brihat trayees, we all will have some favourite books on ayurveda, and interesting books to read.reading is essential to keep us going in the right direction.i request you to share your favourite books on ayurveda, and the books which you recomend for other vaidyas to read.
1) Sahasrayoga 2) Yogaratnakara 3) Bhaishajya Ratnavali 4) Sharangdhara Samhita 5) Kashayapa Samhita 6) Bhavaprakasha Nighantu 7) Dhanvantara Nighantu 8) Dravya Guna Vignana 9) Stri-Prasooti Tantra By. P V Tivari 10) Bi-monthly magazine of Amruth 11) Ancient Science of Life of AVP and so many other books.
i have found following books very usefull for me. -Sharangdher samhita -Bhavprakash -strirog and prasutitantra vigyan by dr.ayodhyaprasad achal -ayurvediya panchakarma and rasayan chikitsa by vaidya h.s. kasture (gujarati) -madhavnidan -abhinav kaumarbhritya by dr.ayodhyaprasad achal -shalya vigyan by surendra sharma -shalakyatantra by dilip pandya (gujarati) and many more....
** regarding reading i've wardrobe of books to increase my knowledge but when it comes to prescription I always follow evidence based medicine i.e 'Ayurvedline' and clinically 'bedside clinics'I & II. by Dr.Arup Kumar Kundu .ayurveda chikitsa/ayurveda sara sangraha has helped me a lot.
Good list of books. I would like add those books which i need regularly. 1. Ayurvedic Formulary of India 2. Ayurvedic Pharmacopoea of india all parts. 3.JRAS 4.Certain books and CDs published by CCRAS. 5.One must have Drug and cosmetics act also. 6.Although list is need based yet i will name a book which i like most is Doctrines Of Pathology in Ayurveda by Dr.K.R.Shrikantha Murthy published by Chaukhambha
sorry i posted this to dr. sood reply sneel ji this is quarterly journal and you can get it by subscribing it. you can get more details from-cccras.nic.in or indianmedicine.nic.in then go to web site link and choose ccras.
Generally I use the following books for the reference: 1-Charak samhita 2-Sushrut samhita 3-Bhav prakash 4- Bhavprakash nighantu 5- Bharat Bhaisajya ratnakar in five parts 6-Ras Tarangini 7-Ras ratna samucchay 8-Bhaisajya ratnavali 9-Chikitsa chandrodaya 10- Madhav nidan and many more My work is related to Physiology & Anatomy, therefore I read modern western medicine related books, which give me to innovate and development of advance level to the Electro Tridosha Graphy ETG AyurvedaScan technology. With the help of these books I correlate both Ayurveda and Modern medical science to proove the hypothesis into reality and in true sense.