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Shripad Yesso Naik

Shri Shripad Yesso Naik

Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of AYUSH

Shri Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha

Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH

Shri Pramod Kumar Pathak

Additional Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH

Shri P.N. Ranjit Kumar

Joint Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH

Director General Message

Prof. Dr. K. Kanakavalli

Director General

Central Council for Research in Siddha (CCRS) is the apex body pertaining to research in Siddha system of Medicine. CCRS is working towards the scientific validation of Siddha System of Medicine through clinical research, drug research, medicinal plants research, fundamental research, literary research and documentation.

CCRS is carrying out its research activities and health care services mainly through 8 peripheral Institutes/Units – 3 located in Tamil Nadu, one each in Puducherry, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and New Delhi. CCRS is currently carrying out 33 Intra-mural Research (IMR) Projects funded by Ministry of AYUSH.

CCRS has more than 1000 palm leaf manuscripts and involved in decoding the formulations and other contents and publishing as books. CCRS is also publishing rare Siddha literatures, palm leaf manuscripts and till now 50 books have been published. The research outcomes are converted into intellectual property rights through patents and publications in peer reviewed journals.

Announcements

1.Application for the Post of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) for project in SCRI, ChennaiClick here for Application Form
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February 26, 2021

Extension of Validity Period of Joining of Senior Research Fellowship for AYUSH NET-2018 qualified candidates till 8th July 2021Click here for Details

February 16, 2021

Tenders are invited for Supply, Installation and Commissioning of CCTV surveillance system at Siddha Regional Research Institute, poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram
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February 15, 2021

Research Associate (Siddha) for IMR Project at CCRS, Chennai Click here for Application Form
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February 14, 2021

Research Associate (Siddha) for SPC Siddha at CCRS, Chennai Click here for Application Form
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February 14, 2021

Vacancy for the Post of Consultant (IT)- 1 for A-HMIS at CCRS, Chennai Click here for Application Form
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February 14, 2021

Research Officer (Siddha) – Written test will be held on 27th, February,2021. Intimation sent to all eligible candidates by email and speed post

February 11, 2021

Vacancy for the Post of Senior Research Fellow (Pharmacognosy) for IMR Collaborative Project- VP
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February 11, 2021

Based on the performance in the Virtual / Walk-in-interview held at SCRI, Chennai on 25.01.2021 for the position of Senior Research Fellow (Chemistry), following candidates have been selected:
1. Km. C. Gowrilakshmi
2. Smt. V. Poorna

February 8, 2021

Based on the performance in the Virtual / Walk-in-interview held at SCRI, Chennai on 25.01.2021 for the position of RA (Siddha), following candidate has been selected: Dr. S.M. Vahitha Bi

February 8, 2021

Central Council for Research in Siddha

For the development of Siddha system of Medicine, Govt. of India, by  bifurcating the erstwhile CCRAS, formed CCRS (Central Council for Research in Siddha) with its headquarters in Chennai and eight Research Institutes/Units in six states namely, Tamil Nadu (Chennai, Mettur & Palayamkottai), Puducherry, New Delhi, Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram), Karnataka(Banglore) and Andra Pradesh (Tirupati). Siddha is a science of holistic health emphasizing both drug and diet for human health care.

The Council has the vision of preservation and transmission of Knowledge and enhancement of the quality of research for developing drugs with quality, safety and efficacy through well-established preclinical and clinical research facilities — to prevent / manage /cure the diseases of varied aetiology.

To undertake scientific research works in Siddha in a time-bound and cost-effective manner, to coordinate, aid, promote and collaborate research with different units of sister Councils and Research Organizations.

To publish research articles/research journals, to exhibit achievements and to propagate research outcomes for all the stakeholders. To provide consultancy services for research projects and  drug development (adopting both classical and modern techniques/equipments for Diagnosis, evolving evidence based Siddha drug treatment/therapy and promoting Siddha drug manufacture in collaboration with the other technical organizations).

Downloads

Siddha Dossier
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Management of Chikungunya
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Management of Dengue Fever
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Yoga in Siddha
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Research in Siddha System of Medicine
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