The resources for this DATABASE are:


AFI = Government of India’s The Ayurvedic Formulary of India 2 vol.

API = The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India 2 vol.

BD = Bhagvan Dash - Materia Medica of Ayurveda. B. Jain Publishers, Pvt. Ltd., 1994

BP = Bhava Prakash (+ Nighantu) Shri Kantha Murthy, translator

CD = Cakradatta-A Treatise on the Principles and Practices of Ayurveda, Chaukhambha, 1998

G = Mrs. Grieves: A Modem Herbal  1931

GP = Dr. Gyanendra Pandey, Dravyaguna Vijnana, Krishnadas Academy, Varanasi, 1998

K = Kapoor CRC's Handbook of Ayurvedic Medicine

KK = Kathi Keville Herbs, An Illustrated Encyclopedia Barnes and Noble, (Printed in China) 1997

L = Dr. Vasant Lad, Seminars AT The Ayurvedic Institute over various years, esp. 1995, 1996, 1997

L&F = Lad and Frawley: Yoga of Herbs and its derivative herbal chart

Mars = Author of herbal articles published in certain free magazines

MT = Michael Tierra, Planetary Herbology, Lotus Press, Twin Lakes, WI, 1988

N = Nadkarni's Indian Materia Medica 2 vol.

OL = Orient Longman: Indian Medicinal Plants 5 vol.

PDR = Physician’s Desk Reference for Herbal Medicines 1st ed. Medical Economics Co. Montvale, NJ, 1998

TLD = Tiarona Low Dog (Seminars)

VMG = Vaidya V. M. Gogte: Ayurvedic Pharmacology & Therapeutic Uses of Medicinal Plants