(Last Updated on : 28/11/2012)
Indian homeopathic practitioners are playing a pivotal role in curing the patients through homeopathy. Homeopathy
is an alternative system of medicine that was founded in the early 19th century by a German physician, Dr. Hahnemann. It had its greatest popularity in the late 19th century in the United States. However, with the advent of modern medicine, homeopathy began to look old and dull and its popularity diminishes. But over the ages since it has no side effects and low in cost, in our country like India everyone can afford this because of its nature.
Homeopathic books can be found in many bookstores and homeopathic physicians in most towns and cities. The famous homeopathic practitioner has further contoured homeopathy to a great extent. It is their constant effort and of course their undaunted endeavour, which has further established homeopathy as a popular alternative medicine in the modern world.
Dr. Samuel Hahnemann
: Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann, popularly known as Dr. Samuel Hahnemann
(10 April, 1755- 2nd July, 1843) was a German physician who founded homoeopathic medicine and was definitely one of the famous homeopathic practitioner.
Samuel Hahnemann was the founding father of homeopathy
. He is rightly called the 'father of experimental pharmacology' since he was the first physician to prepare medicines in a different manner and proved them on healthy human beings. And also determined how the medicines acted in order to cure diseases.
Dr. Hahnemann treated thousands of difficult and chronic diseases. His popularity was spread-out to such an extent that physicians from Europe and America came to him to make out the new science and art of healing, called 'Homeopathy'.
That was just the beginning and later in the hands of James Tyler Kent, Clemens Maria Franz Freiherr (Baron) von Bonninghausen, John Henry Clarke who were then the famous homeopathic practitioner this particular genre of medicine got the desired outline. Homeopathy then slowly broke the boundaries of colony, state, region and geography and slowly became a well accepted form of alternative medicine. Not only in the West homeopathy in India
gradually became popular and the famous homeopathic practitioner added to its popularity.
: Rajan Sankaran is a practitioner born in 1960, Mumbai
, India. He is also a teacher and theorist of Homeopathy. Sankaran has published books on homeopathy, and edited a two-volume set of his father Dr. P. Sankaran's writings. He is the Editor of the Asian Edition of Homoeopathic Links and a Vice-Chairman of the International Council for Classical Homoeopathy. His most recent work involves the development of a system of case-taking that moves from the simple facts of the case, through to the feelings, the patient's delusions and finally to what he describes as the patient's 'vital sensations' and energy.
Maharshi Dr. Pareshnath Banerji
: In the year 1918 at Mihijam, Dr. Pareshnath Banerji did set up his charitable Homoeopathic clinic for the greater purpose of treating the mass. "Lexon" the medicine for snake bite was invented by him that saved millions of lives not only in India but also throughout the world. One of the famous practitioners of homeopathy Maharshi Dr. Pareshnath Banerji popularised homeopathy in India to a great extent.
Dr. Parimal Banerji
: Dr. Parimal Banerji was the son of Maharshi Dr. Pareshnath Banerji, Dr. Parimal Banerji was another famous homeopathic practitioner in whose hand homeopathy in India gained a marked articulation. Since the year 1950s Dr. Parimal Banerji started working for the greater purpose of enhancing the healthcare services. His pioneer research in homeopathy is somewhat unparalleled throughout the world. Not only as a famous homeopathic practitioner, Dr.Parimal Banerji revered for his new technique of "Advanced Homeopathy" which has added a contemporary dimension to homeopathy. Dr. Paramesh Banerji: Another famous homeopathic practitioner, Dr. Paramesh Banerji is the son of Dr. Parimal Banerji. He has been practicing homeopathy for more than 15 years by now and has again aided in taking homeopathy to the next level of maturity. Coupled with his team of doctors Dr. Paramesh Banerji, has blended the modern day's treatment with the ancient science to make homeopathic medicine far more scientific. His did set up the "Telemedicine Centre" in the year 2000.
Dr. Jugal Kishore
: One of the famous homeopathic practitioners Dr. Jugal Kishore with his innovativeness and experience has made homeopathy not only popular but at the same time one of the scientific alternative medicine to bank upon for a side effect free treatment. He is also one of the renowned teachers and of course one of the contemporary homeopath in India. About 25 years ago his son Dr. Arvind Kishore - a qualified Allopath, joined his father after completing his post graduation in Homeopathy from the faculty of Homeopathy of the Royal London Homeopathic College. Both father and son with a dedicated team of associate consultants have successfully treated tens of thousands of patients till date.
Dr. Bholanath Chaktaborty
: Another famous homeopathic practitioner in India was Dr. Bholanath Chaktaborty who offered an answer to the chronic ailments like asthma, COPD etc. He is still a name in the rich timeline of homeopathic medicine in India and received a number of awards for his unparallel contribution to homeopathy.
Among the list of his patients there were many celebrities as well as leaders like Prafulla Chandra Sen
, Atulya Ghosh, Nurul Hasan, Amitabh Bachchan
, Lata Mangeshkar
, Supriya Devi
and Saurav Ganguly
Dr Ketan Patel
: One of the famous homeopathic practitioners in India, Dr. Ketan Patel is famous for treating the chronic ailments and also the complicated medical disorders. He has contributed to homeopathy while creating "The Master Piece Homeopath Software" which is in use by most of the contemporary homeopathic practitioners.
Dr. Ramjee Singh
: Dr. Ramjee Singh is the Vice-President of Central Council of Homeopathy (CCH), India. He is practicing homeopathy from a very long time and in this way strengthening this type of medication.
Dr. Pradeep Banerjee and Dr. Prakash Banerjee are two brothers, left a distinguishable mark in the school of homeopathy.
The rich timeline of homeopathy in India thus enhances the effort of the famous homeopathic practitioners in India who has delimitated homeopathy whilst making it a popular medicinal support for the mass.