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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

Vacancy for the post of Technical Assistant to Director and Project Manager on contractual basis Click here for Details

May 26, 2022

Based on the performance of the candidates in Walk-in interview held on 18.05.2022, the following candidate is selected in the IMR project for the post of JRF(Pharmacology) 1. Ms. J. Kowsalya

May 20, 2022

Walk-in Interview for the post of Domain Expert(Siddha), Consultant (Admin) and Office Assistant(Hindi) Click here for Application Details
Click here for Corrigendum to the Advertisement No 2/2022

May 13, 2022

Vacancy Advertisement for Research Associate (Botany) and Junior Research Fellow (Botany) for IMR Project and Project Fellow for NMPB-RCFC (SR) QPM Project Click here for Advertisement
Walk-in for the post of Research Associate (Botany) and Junior Research Fellow (Botany)Click here for Details
Click here for Application form of Research Associate (Botany)
Click here for Application form of Junior Research Fellow (Botany)
Walk-in for the post of Project FellowClick here for Details
Click here for Application form of Project Fellow

May 12, 2022

Based on the performance in the personal interview held at SRRI, Puducherry on 04.05.2022 for the position of Research Associate (Siddha) – I in IMR VP Collaborative Project, following candidate has been selected:
Dr. R. Deepa

May 7, 2022

Date of extension of the closing date for the Advertisement for the various contractual posts (sr no 3-11) under National Medicinal Plant Board sponsored projectClick here for Advertisement

May 4, 2022

Vacancy Advertisement for various PostsClick here for Advertisement
Walk-in for the post of JRF PharmacologyClick here for Details
Click here for Application form
Vacancy for the post of SociologistClick here for Details
Click here for Application form
Vacancy for the post of SRF-PublicationClick here for Details
Click here for Application form
Vacancy for the post of TherapistClick here for Details
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May 3, 2022

Vacancy for the post of Domain Expert (Ayurveda Aahar) on contractual in Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, DelhiClick here for Advertisement
Vacancy for the post of Media Consultant on contractual basis in Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, Delhi.Click here for Advertisement

April 28, 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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