CONCEPTUAL REVIEW STUDY ON SATKRIYAKALA
Dr. Preeti Sidar*, Dr. Sanjay Chandravanshi, Dr. Nikhil Ranjan Nayak
Ayurveda have its own concept like Dosha, Dhatu, Mala, Srotas. Satkriyakala is one of them. Satkriyakala means
the time or opportunity of treatment in the process of manifestation of disease. The six stage of satkriyakala
described by Aacharya Susruta give an idea about the consecutive stages of the diseases & accordingly preventive
measures are described to prevent diseases and complication. Early diagnosis of diseases help to cure the diseases
successfully without discomfort in planning treatment. If physician can detect the change in early stages like
Sanchaya, Prakop, etc, based on the manifestation of dosha, symptomatology & advises the management at that
stage to prevent further stages, the disease may not become stronger.
Keywords: Satkriyakala, srotas, dosha etc.
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