A multi-voluminous exhaustive collection of medicinal plants used in different traditional medicinal systems across the globe. This book is an achievement for all medicine systems along with Ayurveda. About sixty traditional medicine systems use medicinal plants widely. Worldwide the diversity of plants counts to 4.5 Thousands. Among these approx 60,000 plants are medicinally used and approximate 15,000 plants are available in India alone.
The “World Herbal Encyclopedia” is a unique endeavour to gather the scattered knowledge of all medicinal plants and their widespread usages at one place. The work has been compiled and authentically arranged, based on extensive research and data collection from various electronic resources, databases, published, unpublished, hand written and rare manuscripts and books available till date.
This work will be beneficial for botanists, taxonomists, scientists, doctors, traditional medicine practitioners, traditional pharmacists, herbal industries and for all the communities of the society interested in the subject. It will be equally beneficial for pharmaceutical industry as nowadays demand for green pharmacy is increasing day by day. The book will open new grounds for modern research on the unexplored medicinal plants; as till date there is no such book which covers almost all medicinal plants available on the earth.