Hippocratic Journal of Unani Medicine
Hippocratic Journal of Unani Medicine January – March 2017, Vol. 12 No. 1, Pages 11-19
Interplay of Arkān Arba΄a - An Understanding Towards the Basic Design of Natural Substances as Discussed in Unani Medicine
Azizur Rahman, Wasim Ahmad, Mohd Zulkifle and G. Sofi
The theory and practices of Unani system of medicine are based on logic and philosophy that is why observation and reasoning have been used as important tools for its exposition. Therefore for proper understanding of Unani system of medicine, knowledge of traditional logic and philosophy is a prerequisite. However, in present scientific era Unani fundamentals are also required to be comprehended in the light of contemporary sciences. The present paper is an attempt towards the understanding of basic precursors of life and
universe as stated in literature of Unani medicine and contemporary sciences.