Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM): Steering a Centuries-old Tradition along Modern Pathways

Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM): Steering a Centuries-old Tradition along Modern Pathways

Part I : The origin and development of Unani system of medicine
Unani, along with Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Ayurveda, forms the family of the great Traditional Medicine Systems of India, with their own body of theoretical concepts, long traditions of textual knowledge, well-developed branches of practices, and long lineage of practitioners whose numbers run into thousands. Unani is one of the oldest healthcare systems of the world, and is a comprehensive medical system, based on the principles of harmony and balance of elements and humours in the body.
Interestingly, the name “Unani” has its roots in the word “Unan”, which in many languages of this region, refers to Greece. According to historians of Unani, the system originated from the ancient doctrines of Greek physicians Hippocrates and Galen. It was later refined and developed through systematic experimentation by the Arabs. Hakim Ibn Sina (Avicenna) from Persia collated the knowledge and added to this therapeutic healing system. The Arabs brought Unani Medicine to India. It was in this intellectually fertile land that it took firm roots, developing its own indigenous flavour, and emerging into a multi-faceted medical pursuit. The Mughal Emperors, the Delhi Sultans, the Khiljis and the Tughlaqs provided state patronage to the scholars, enrolling and encouraging them as state employees and court physicians. The Unani physicians or Hakims, added new knowledge gained from other traditions of Indian healthcare and thus, the Unani healing system practiced in the sub-continent is a little different from the original Greek system. Today, the Unani system of medicine is practiced widely in Persia, Pakistan, South Africa, England and India.
Though the traditional healing systems suffered under the British rule, the Unani system survived due to the patronage of people in large numbers. It also found support from the Nizam of Hyderabad and a few influential Indian families. The scientific research in Unani Medicine received a boost in India from the towering personality Masih al-Mulk Hakim Ajmal Khan, in the 1920s. He pioneered research in Unani Medicine by establishing a college for its scientific study and is credited with many important discoveries. His protégé, Dr. Salim al-Zaman Siddiqi, undertook seminal research on important medicinal plants used in the Unani System of Medicine. In 1931, Dr. Siddiqi discovered the medicinal properties of the plant known as Asravl (Rauwolfia serpentine Linn.) and successfully isolated an agent from this plant, which he named as Ajmaline after his mentor Hakim Ajmal Khan. This significant discovery paved the way to sustained research in Unani Medicine on scientific parameters. Thus, by the first half of the 20th century, Unani gained aceeptance as a comprehensive system of medicine founded on a sound theoretical base and capable of providing preventive, curative and rehabilitative healthcare.

Last updated on March 11th, 2021 at 09:06 am

8,210 thoughts on “Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM): Steering a Centuries-old Tradition along Modern Pathways”

    1. What a great testimony I would like everyone to read and follow the instructions to get cured from HSV1&2. I got a diagnosis of HSV1&2 March this year and I have been taking pills to prevent an outbreak. I never stop searching for a cure because I strongly believe that there is something somewhere that can get rid of it completely and in August this year, I ran through some comments on Youtube about Dr Osato herbal cure and a lot of people commented about him having the herbs that can get rid of herpes completely. I was excited and I contacted Dr Osato and ordered the cure for myself and he sent it to me through UPS and gave me instructions on how to take it which I rightly followed and behold I went for checkup after two weeks of taking the herbs and my result shows NEGATIVE. My doctor confirmed with me that I am totally clear from HSV1&2. You can as well contact Dr Osato to get the herbal cure from him. His email is osatoherbalcure@gmail.com or WhatsApp him on +2347051705853. Dr Osato also has the cure for the following virus/diseases HIV, HPV, HSV1&2, DIABETES, CANCER of any kind, GENITAL HERPES, COLD SORE, VAGINAL INFECTION, ECT…. His website is osatoherbalcure.wordpress.com

      i am so happy to share this testimony with the world because generally there are so many doubts about the cure of HERPES simplex virus. This is real take it serious, my name is HENRIETTE AMUNAZO and i am so happy that today i can give this testimony to the world and also help people who has been condemned just as i was. Who will believe that a herb can cure HERPES completely from the body?, i never believed that this will work, i have spend a lot of money getting drugs from the hospital to supress outbreaks, it got to a time that all i was wanted was death to come because i was broke and i already have strong outbreaks from the herpes virus. One day i was going through the internet asking questions online just to know more about the latest development in the medical sector to see if there is still hope then i stumbled on a post about this great man called DR WATER through an online friend who publicly made a testimony on how she was also cured of herpes simplex virus 2 by this herbal doctor who is well known for his strong ancient herbal practice for HERPES, HIV, WARTS and CANCER cure. At first i doubted both the woman and the doctor just as so many that see’s this post would doubt because medically it has been proven impossible but later i decided to give him a try so i emailed him. I did not believe him that much, I just wanted to give him a try. He replied my mail and needed some Information about me, then I sent them to him, he prepared a herbal medicine (CURE) and sent it through Online Courier Service for delivery. He gave my details to the Courier Office. They told me that 3-5 days I will receive the package and after receiving it, i took the medicine as prescribed by him at the end of 13days that the medcine lasted, he told me to go to the hospital for a test, and i went, surprisingly after the test the doctor confirm me Herpes simplex virus free, i thought it was a joke, i went to other hospitals and was also confirmed herpes free, i will say it was like a miracle. I waited to see if i will get any outbreaks again and its been 2 months now, i have not experienced any outbreak. Thank you sir for saving my life even if you cannot see this post, i shall never stop testifying the impact you made in my life by restoring back my life when i was being stigmatized and even avoided by family and friends. I promise I will always testify of your good works. if you have herpes simplex virus, HIV patient, Diabetes, human papilloma virus or genital warts, contact him and I am sure you will get cured, contact him via:
      email: Drwaterhivcurecentre@gmail.com
      or Call/whatsapp: +2349050205019
      . HERPES
      . HIV/AIDS
      . CANCER
      . ULCER
      . DIABETES

      1. I was diagnosed of HSV (Herpes) few years ago and my doctor told me there was no permanent cure for the disease. I was given medication to slow down the progress of the virus. At the initial stage it was not so bad till it progressed to a stage were i had difficulties going about my daily activities because i constantly felt pains in my penis, and around my genital were i had these blisters. I was totally devastated and i was even ashamed to complain to anyone. I saw a publication about a doctor called Dr.Water, and from what i read, he was using herbal medicines to cure illnesses like HERPES, Human papillomavirus, ALS, Diabetes, HIV, and so on. I opted to contacted him via email, after a few dicussion, i ordered for his medicine. He prepared the medicine and shipped it to me. When i received the herbal medicine, I took it according to his instructions. After using it as instructed, few weeks later i went to the hospital to have a blood test and the test came out negetive. To my greatest surprise, i was cured of this stubborn virus just by using a simple herbal product.
        That is why i am here sharing my testimony as much as i can to create as much awareness as possible so that people can also benefit and be cured too. contact him for help, via his email: {DRWATERHIVCURECENTRE@GMAIL.COM} or WhatsApp (+2349050205019). this is my persona email: marianosuarezsm@gmail.com, you add me on hangout

    3. My apologies to everyone, but i have to share this to help one or two people out there. What else can I say about him, today am equally very grateful to Dr.Water as I am finally cured of HIV disease that have been eating me up for over a year and 6 months. After searching for different means to get my self cure but nothing seems to work out, behold today i can boldly stand and testify to the world at large that with the help of herbal medicine, I have found myself back to my feet and healthy again in just after few weeks after i got in contact with a great herbalist, through help on a blog which talk about HIV cure. Few weeks ago, i saw an of a lady eplainning how she was cured through the herbal medicine too which was sent to her by Dr.Water. So i decided to give this great man a try by contacting him via his email and mobile number, i explained to him what my problems his and he promised that me all would be fine and well by the time he his done with is own work. I just had to believe in him, which i did ,low and behold, today i am very happy as it was just all like a magic that is why i have come here to testify to the world at large and also to share my experience because I know there are many people out there who are also in searching for a cure to one disease or the other. You can as well get in contact with DR.WATER now for herbal medicine help through his WhatsApp +2349050205019 as i fully believe he is able and capable to cure HIV/AIDS and can also cure all of these diseases: HEPATITIS B, HPV WARTS, CANCER, HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS, ALS, DIABETES TYPE1&2, INFERTILITY IN BOTH MALE AND FEMALE

  1. Please let me know if you’re looking for a writer for your blog.
    You have some really great articles and I feel I would be a good asset.
    If you ever want to take some of the load off,
    I’d really like to write some articles for your blog in exchange for a
    link back to mine. Please send me an email if
    interested. Thank you!

    Feel free to visit my site; 어벤져스카지노

  2. General examination not only helps to accurately assess the current health status but also detects dangerous diseases at the earliest. Thereby, develop a suitable treatment regimen or take measures to prevent risk factors for the disease in time. Actively getting regular check-ups, keeping your weight at a reasonable level, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle are all important factors in helping you live as healthy and as long as possible.

  3. Hi there! This blog post could not be written much better!
    Looking at this article reminds me of my previous roommate!
    He cnstantly kept talking about this. I’ll forward this post to him.
    Fairly certain he will hwve a very good read. Thank you for sharing!

    Feeel free to visit mmy blog post … 카지노사이트

  4. Reviews on Louis Vuitton Outlet in Vancouver, BC – Louis Vuitton Holt Renfrew Vancouver, Louis Vuitton Hotel Vancouver, High End Resale, cheap louis vuitton outlet 2009 ‘rich corner’ behind the photos. (Left to right) 10 Corso Como founder Carla Sozzani, photographer Nick Waplington

  5. I am amazed by Dr Maggi’s remedy. I Have had herpes for over 6 years with frequent outbreaks. Sometimes I average 2-3 times per month. Before one breakout could end, the next would begin. Nothing has helped me. I came online in search for a possible way to see how I can fight this virus so I found Dr Maggi here online after seeing a lot of testimonies of how he cured herpes and other diseases with natural herbs so I decided to give it a try I only took his remedy for two weeks and I was completely cured. I recommend Dr Maggi remedy to anyone suffering from herpes that wants to be completely cured too. Email: drmaggiherbalhome@gmail.com WhatsApp +19179796387

  6. Sin embargo, el hecho en sí de mandar un burofax tiene
    un precio que ronda los 7 euros. Sin embargo, otro servicio de los telegráficos, como es
    el burofax, está experimentando incluso algún crecimiento, tratándose de un servicio estable en volumen y facturación”, señala.
    Si quiere darse de baja de un servicio y no le hacen caso, enviar un burofax le ayudará a
    comunicarlo. En este caso, están enfocados al éxito.
    Por desgracia para ellos, muchos de lo que
    hacen comúnmente desde su parte neurótica, es lo que se entiende en muchos sectores de
    la población como una persona de éxito. Valora su físico y/o su estatus por encima de
    lo que, realmente, es la otra persona. Cada persona tiene una forma distinta de pensar,
    de comprender y de interpretar la vida; para conocerse a uno mismo es
    importante descubrir e interiorizar qué factores condicionan nuestras conductas.
    Esto es importante pues mucha gente que no se plantea identificarse con el tres, si conociera bien todos los subtipos,
    se podría llevar más de una sorpresa. Todo esto tiene mucho que ver con la cultura patriarcal que nos toca vivir.

  7. Pingback: котел отопления цена

  8. I was diagnosed of HERPES Virus in 2020 and I have tried all I can to get cured but all to no avail, until i saw a post in a health forum about a herbalist man who prepare herbal medication to cure all kind of diseases including HERPES virus, at first i doubted if it was real but decided to give it a try , when i contact this herbalist and he prepared a HERPES herbal cure and sent it to me via FEDEX delivery company service, when i received this herbal cure, he gave me step by directions on how to apply it, when i applied it as instructed, i was totally cured of this horrible disease within 14days of usage, i went to the hospital for a test and it was negative. I can tell the public now that I am now free from the horrible disease called herpes, all thanks to Dr. OLIHA that is why I want to leave his email address and What’s app contact just if you want to contact him for help. you reach this great herbal doctor via his call or WhatsApp on +2349038382931 email on (oliha.miraclemedicine@gmail.com) website on: https://olihamiraclemedicine.webs.com/ ….

  9. How I Got Cured Of HIV/AIDS Virus With Herbal Cure
    This is my first time in this website  I contacted HIV in 2014, I was told by my doctor that there’s no possible cure for HIV. I started taking my ARV’s, My CD4 was 77 and viral load was 112,450.on the month of June 2020  I saw a website of DR. ASIA  also I saw a lot of testimonials about him on how he uses herbal medicine to cure HIV, HERPES, DIABETES,etc. I contacted him and told him my problems, He sent me the herbal medicine and I took it for 3 weeks after then I went for a check-up and I was cured. The medicine has NO SIDE EFFECT, there’s no special diet when taking the medicine. He also cure ALS, HEPATITIS B, CANCER,  and lots more. You can reach him via his mail doctoeasiafreedomhome@gmail.com
     contact him and see what he can do for you or whatsapp him +2349057350337

  10. Все в наличии!
    Купить тяговый аккумулятор на погрузчик https://ab-resurs.ru/tyagovye-akkumulyatory-v-yaroslavle/
    Малообслуживаемые свинцово-кислотные тяговые аккумуляторы (АКБ) серии GN
    В нашем каталоге сотни тяговых батарей для электроштабелеров, погрузчиков, тележек, подъемников и другой спецтехники от более чем 25 производителей;
    Купить аккумуляторы 24 вольт тяговые.
    Аккумуляторный завод предлагает большой ассортимент тяговых аккумуляторов (АКБ) и тяговых батарей. Вся продукция, производимая и реализуемая компанией ССК отвечает международным стандартам и гарантирует своим клиентам не только качественную продукцию, но постоянную информационную и техническую поддержку.
    Имеют максимально стабильное напряжение разряда, напряжение 3,2В на ячейку будет оставаться на выходе до полного её разряда.
    Тяговые свинцово-кислотные аккумуляторные батареи для эксплуатации в условиях ограниченного времени заряда предназначены для эксплуатации в условиях ограничения времени заряда АКБ
    Имеют очень большой ресурс работы, 10—12 тыс. циклов заряда/разряда.