CONCEPTUAL STUDY OF TWAKA SHARIR (SKIN) IN AYURVEDA W.S.R. DADRU KUSTHA
Dr. Trapti Dwivedi*, Dr. Rupendra Chandrakar and Dr. G. R. Ratre
Ayurveda is eternal Science of life. Nowadays Tvacha vikar is most common skin disease and it has social impact. Tvacha is derived from “Tvach samvarne” dhatu meaning the covering of the body there are 7 layers of skin. Acharya charak explained dadru kustha in forth layer of twaka. Detail study of Tvaka Sharir is necessary as it is seat for all Tvaka Rogas. Acharya charak has include dadru in kshudra kustha And Acharya shushrut & Vagbhat have explained under mahakustha Dadru Kustha can be correlated with tinea corporis or ringworm. It is most common skin disease Article aim to cover Tvaka sharir and fact‟s of dadru.
Keywords: skin, Tvaka, Tvaka Rogas, Ayurveda, Tvaka Sharir, Dadru Ringworm, Tinea Corporis, Mahakustha, kshudrakustha.
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