This book explains the importance and uniqueness of the text “Vaidya Vallabha”. In the first chapter “Overview on Vaidya Vallabha” details pertaining to History of the author Hasti Ruchi, commentary, chapters & different available manuscripts in the name vaidya vallabha have been explained. In the second chapter “Glimpses of Vaidya Vallabha”-
Specialities are explained in terms of Treatment, drug used, new disease description and special terms used in the text are explained. The third chapter “Ayurvedic Pharmaceutics helps to understand the method of preparation of different Ayurvedic formulations. The Next Chapter, the original text “Vaidya Vallabha” is translated. While
translating rather than giving word to word translation, process of simplification is followed. Ingredients of various formulations are specified with their botanical terms and scientific terms. Clarifications are given regarding various preparation procedures. The descriptions are arranged systematically under various heading viz. Ingredients, procedures, Dose, Diet, Indications, precautions etc. In all 8 chapters, the same pattern has been followed. Maximum care was taken to maintain the ideas and views of the original author. This is the humble effort of translators & editors to bring the original text in the more communicable language. Hope this will be accepted by learned Ayurvedic Scholars, Physicians and Researchers.