Shalakya Tantra covers the history and literary references of Eye diseases according to our Ayurvedic Samhitas and Acharyas. In more detail, the subject matters lectured include Netra Sharira – Anatomy of Eyes, Netra Karya – Physiology of Eyes, and Netra Pariksha – Examination of Eyes. Moreover, specialized diet and lifestyle is learned by the Ayurvedic student in order to protect, prevent and cure specific eye ailments. Additionally, details surrounding doshic imbalances and disease manifestation according to Ayurveda is thoroughly described in Shalakya Tantra. Finally, treatment principles, care plans, and surgical intervention revolving around eye ailments is also touched upon.
Dates: Schedule Posted Here!
Instructor: Dr. Bharat Vaidya
Class format: In-person in Superior, Colorado near Boulder
Credits: 2 Credit
Text Book(s)/Notes: Students will receive PowerPoint notes prior to class
ARTIST CREDIT: Victor Freitas