Dr S.R. Phatak, a master prescriber in the field of homeopathy. He has contributed immensely to homeopathic literature. His books are available in three languages- English, Hindi and Marathi. His book ‘Materia Medica’ is very popular amongst the students and practitioners. His books gives us an insight into the philosophy and practice of this remarkable homeopath. His literature is enriched with his own accurate clinical observations and experiences.