With an experience spanning more than 20 years, Dr Shalini Bansal Borah has successfully treated countless patients. She has done her BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) from Government Ayurvedic College, Assam. Her Masters was in Samhita & Maulik Siddhant (or, the basic principles of Ayurveda.

Dr Shalini’s thesis titled Astik Dashan vis a vis Chikitsa dealt with the influence of the different schools of philosophy on the line of treatment from not only the Ayurvedic concept but also the applicability in modern medicine.

The thesis drew a parallel between some of the theories of Astik Darshan and Ayurveda and have found them to be in sync with the current trends of the Big Bang theory and in use for the treatment of several diseases.