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Shri Sarbananda Sonowal
Hon’ble Cabinet Minister

Ministry of Ayush & Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways.

Dr. Munjpara Mahendrabhai Kalubhai
Hon’ble Minister of State

Ministry of Ayush and Ministry of Women & Child Development.

Shri Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha
Secretary

Ministry of Ayush

Shri Pramod Kumar Pathak
Special 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

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August 11, 2022

Based on the performance in the personal interview held at SRRI, Puducherry on 28.07.2022 for the position of Programme Assistant under AOGUSY Scheme – Pharmacovigilance, following candidate has been selected: Dr. V. S. Nandini

July 29, 2022

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Note: Candidates who have applied previously for earlier Advt.No: 03/2022 dated 15.06.2022 need not apply again.

July 28, 2022

Based on the performance in the personal/virtual interview held at SRRI, Puducherry on 25.07.2022 for the position of JRF (Biochemistry) in IMR – SVK Project, following candidate has been selected: Km. S. Dhivyabharathi

July 26, 2022

Based on the performance in the personal/virtual interview held at SRRI, Puducherry on 18.07.2022 for the position of Research Associate (Siddha) – I in IMR NCVK Project, following candidate has been selected: Dr. B. Saraswathi

July 25, 2022

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July 21, 2022

CCRS advertised various vacancies which appeared in The Employment News. For application format and other details Click here

July 11, 2022

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July 5, 2022

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I) Senior Research Fellow (Pharmacology) – One post for the EMR Project – Ameliorative Potential of D5 Chooranam in Streptozotocin Induced Diabetic Retinopathy.Click here for DetailsClick here for Application form

II) Research Associate (Siddha) I – One post for the IMR Project – A Comparative Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of a Siddha polyherbal formulation Nilappanai Chooranam in the management of Oligospermia (Vindhanu Kuraipaadu) (NCVK).Click here for DetailsClick here for Application form

III) Programme Assistant – One post for the Pharmacovigilance of ASU&H drugs under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme (AOGUSY) of Ministry of AYUSH, GoI.Click here for DetailsClick here for Application form
N.B: Applicants are advised to carefully look for their relevant post; respective qualification/eligibility criteria and accordingly download the application format and detailed notification before applying. Also, applicants willing to apply for both the positions @ sl.nos. II & III, it is mandatory to submit separate applications by appropriately superscribing the name of post in the envelope.

June 15, 2022

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May 26, 2022

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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