GARBHINI PARICHARYA: A BRIEF REVIEW
Dr. Richa Saxena, Dr. Manohar Ram and *Dr. Ramnihor Tapsi Jaiswal
Even today, the desire of offspring /progeny is one of the basic desires /pursuit of an individual starting from the existence of human civilization. Upnishad (one of the most religious scripture of Indian culture) also describes it under the three basic pursuits/desires named as Triaishna are Vittaaishna, putraaishna and lokaishna. Charak describes the importance of offspring as: A person earns Dharma (righteousness), Artha(wealth), Preeti(love), Yash(fame) through his progeny. Hence has utmost desire to procreate children.(ch. Chi.2/1/3)
Keywords: Garbhini, Mother, Healthy baby, Antenatal care, Suprajajanam.
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