TDU Knowledge Course

Presentations

1st October 2018
1. Introduction to Trans-Disciplinary Knowledge Framework – Historical, Political and Epistemological Overview – Darshan Shankar



2. Philosophical Foundations – Methods of Enquiry & Logic – M.A.Lakshmithathachar



3. Philosophical Foundations – Darshana & Pramana – Subrahmanya Kumar



4. Understanding Change – Classification Strategies to Understand Multivariate Change – Chandrashekhar Desai



Presentations

9th October 2018
1. Music Appreciation 1 – Fundamentals to Appreciate Music – Ramkumar Tumkur



2. Philosophical Foundations – Samkhya – Padmini Nagaraj



Presentations

15th October 2018
1. Music Appreciation 2 – Unity in Diversity and Diversity in Unity – Ramkumar Tumkur



2. Chronobiology in Ayurveda – S N Venugopalan Nair



3. Ayurveda Biology – Transcending the Science of Life – Vishnuprasad C N



Presentations

22nd October 2018
1. Music Appreciation 3 – Aesthetics in Music – Ramkumar Tumkur



2. Ayurgenomics – Malali Gowda



Presentations

29th October 2018
1. TransDisciplinary Research in Traditional Medicine – Ashwini Godbole



2. Pharmacological Networking – Vishnu Prasad CN



 

Reading Material

1. Ayurvedic Amalaki Rasayana promotes improved stress tolerance and thus has anti-aging effects in Drosophila melanogaster



2. Amalaki rasayana, a traditional Indian drug enhances cardiac mitochondrial and contractile functions and improves cardiac function in rats with hypertrophy



3. Withania somnifera reverses Alzheimer’s disease pathology by enhancing low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein in liver



4. Cinnamomum cassia Bark in Two Herbal Formulas Increases Life Span in Caenorhabditis elegans via Insulin Signaling and Stress Response Pathways



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