Excellent Qualities of a Medical Student
According to Ayurveda
aversion to mean acts;
normal condition of eyes, face and nasal ridge;
thin, red and clear, tongue;
absence of any morbidity in teeth, lips and voice;
freedom from vanity;
presence of intellect, power of reasoning and memory;
birth in the family of a physician or the one having the disposition of-a physician;
inquisitiveness for truth.
modesty and absence of ego;
ability to understand the real meaning of things;
absence of irritability;
absence of addictions;
good character, purity, conduct, love for study, enthusiasm and sympathetic disposition;
devotion to study;
uninterrupted taste for the theory and practice of the science;
absence of greed and laziness-.
good-will for living beings;
obedience for all the instructions of the preceptor; and
devotion to the preceptor.