Dr. Sanjay Kumar Giri*, Dr. Sanghamitra Patnaik, Dr. Pavithra S. and Dr. S. H. Doddamani


„Jaraa Vyadhi‟ in Ayurveda is a natural phenomenon (Swabhavika). Acharya Susrutha has categorized Jara as Swabhava Pravrittha Vyaadhi. Rasayana therapy is specifically advocated for the management of Jaraa Vyadhi, and it is defined as a Jaraa Vyadhi Vidhwamsaka (medicine/procedure that overwhelms /destroys Jaraa Vyadhi). With the raise of geriatric population and increase in metabolic diseases Geriatric management is emerging as a challenging problem of 21st century, which is not only medical but is also a sociological problem. Both physiological as well as morphological changes occurring in an elderly individual. The metabolic and catabolic activities of different cell/tissue/genes encompasses the physiological changes whereas the reaction or ensuing of metabolic and catabolic activities are the morphological changes. The significant raise in diseases in Geriatrics population is the motive for emerging of geriatrics as a major medical specialty worldwide. There is a great need for development of geriatric care system. Conventional system offers the medical management of the diseases of old age under geriatric system. On the contrary, Ayurveda is fundamentally the science of life, and presents a comprehensive theory of aging, its prevention and management. Rasayana Tantra is exclusively dedicated for nutrition, immunology and geriatrics care. This paper intends to review the present and classical literature on geriatric care with recent developments.

Keywords: Jaraa Vyadhi, geriatric care, Aging, Rasayana, vayahsthambhana.

[Full Text Article]   [Download Certificate]


Forgot Password  |  Register


Best Paper Awards

European Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences (EJBPS) will give best paper award in every issue in the form of money along with certificate to promote research activity of scholar.

Best Article of current issue :

Dr. Dhrubo Jyoti Sen

Download Article : Click here

News & Updation


    APRIL 2024 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 APRIL 2024.

  • EJBPS New Impact Factor

    EJBPS Impact Factor has been Increased to 7.482 for Year 2024.

  • Index Copernicus Value

    EJBPS Received Index Copernicus Value 77.3, due to High Quality Publication in EJBPS at International Level

  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.


  • Article Invited for Publication

    Dear Researcher, Article Invited for Publication  in EJBPS coming Issue.


UG/PG/Ph.D Research Publication

Research Scholar of UG/PG/Ph.D can Submit their Research Article/Review Article/Case Study/Short Communication for Publication in EJBPS


Copyright From

Covering Letter

                        Author Instruction