Atreya and Agnivesa – Ancient scholars of India

Atreya and Agnivesa - Ancient scholars of IndiaAncient scholars of India like Atreya, and Agnivesa have dealt with principles of Ayurveda as long back as 800 BC. Agnivesa was a famous physician wrote an encyclopedic treatise in the eighth – century B. C. Their works and other developments were consolidated by Charaka who compiled a compendium of Ayurvedic principles and practices in his treatise Charaka-Samahita.

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