Sant Dnyaneshwar Shikshan Sanstha's

Hon. Shri. Annasaheb Dange Ayurved Medical College,
Post Graduate & Research Center, Ashta.

Tal-Walwa Dist- Sangli - 416 301(Maharashtra) India

Institute ID :- AYU0187

Accredited by NAAC with 'B+' Grade & ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015

(Affiliated to National Commission for Indian System of Medicine, AYUSH, Govt. of India, New Delhi, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences.,Nashik, Maharashtra)

Dravyaguna Department


Dravyaguna Department

Dravyaguna Department (510 deals with the quality (pharmacognostical & pharmacological) of drugs (Herbal/Mineral/Animal origin products etc.) Here we teach students to identify the drugs, how to use them, their Pharmacodynamics and Phamacokinetics & in which diseases they work. The subject deals with basic principles of mode of action of drug & detailed study of herbal drugs, thus creating platform for therapeutic application of herbs.

Herbal Garden :- There are total 949 plants of near about 418 species are cultivated in the Herbal Garden with rare species like Rudraksha, Sarpagandha, Kuchala etc.

Museum: -Herbal drug Museum of this department is worth to mention. It is fulfilled with more than 342 dry specimens & 50 wet specimens. 107 Herberium sheets of rare medicinal plants with their photographs 210 and 52 dry herbaceous drugs & Informative Charts 105. 

Laboratory: -Department has Well equipped laboratory with advanced equipments & instruments for pharmacognostical practicals.