Critical Review and Scientific Description of NetraSharira
Journal Title:International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Shalakyatantra is among one of the eight important subjects of Ayurveda among different specialties.This branch specifically deals with the diseases above the clavicle region, it deals with the diseases of eyes, ear, nose, throat and head. There is a huge description of all the diseases related to the earlier mentioned area. Here netrasharira is being discussed specifically in terms of its anatomy and the relative terms that are mentioned by our acharayas, in context to modern ophthalmology for the better understanding of the disease pathology and treatment.Dristi in fact a functional identity and correlates to all the structures that are responsible for vision,,pupil ,lens, retina, optic nerve.