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Vamana Vamana is  a Sanskrit word. It means vomiting. In Ayurveda Panchakarma treatment it is an induced process with a specific objective. In Vamana, undigested pitta and kapha are expelled forcefully through the mouth. This induced process is called Vamana. There are certain herbs which induce vomiting. Madanaphala is the drug of choice for Vamana karma.  (Sarngadhara Sam  pu 4/7).…

Vata Rakta Vata Rakta is the disorder of Vata and Rakta in the body. The name indicates the simplicity of the meaning. That means the Rakta (Blood) is navigated by the blood. Why the blood is not able to navigate the Vata? Answer is simple. Because Vata is the king, the ruler. So blood is the victim. Why somebody gets…

Winter season is one of the pleasant seasons. People enjoy delicious food, beautiful dress and travelling in the winter season. To keep all the happiness in tact we should take special care of our health in winter season. Because of the coldness, dryness is enhanced. The intracellular fluid that is comprised of water and fat get evaporated giving rise to…

What is Ayurvedic Body massage? Ayurveda body massage is not far different from any other massage around the world. It is different by its concept. Ayurvedic massage is otherwise called Abhyangam or Avyangam in Sanskrit. Abhyanga means to move over the body that is to massage over the body. It can be both preventive and curative practice. Abhyanga is a…

In the link http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=341523639286985&set=a.341498992622783.64594.100002880559367&type=1&theater  we had mentioned about a primary management of any disease by fasting at  home before visiting a doctor. The focus of the topic was fasting. Today we  add the  Benefits of fasting. Chakradatta describes benefits of  Langhana (say fasting) in aspect of  Jwara (fever).  Also he mentions jwara is the synonym  of disease.  All diseases arise from loss of appetite …

www.astangayurveda.com   Hi, Friends,  I am back again. From the point back, I remember low back pain. Most of the low back pain may be the result of spondylosis, prolapsed intervertebral disc (PIVD), slip disc etc. In modern medicine there is no such successful treatment for the problem. Ayurveda has established some sort of solutions which gives a permanent rehabilitation…

www.astangayrveda.com Maithuna(Sex):   Maithuna or sex is one of the vital basic needs of life. It is otherwise called Grahysthya Bramhacharya. Lots of guidelines have been described regarding fair maithuna (sex). Lots of contradictions have been fixed for maithuna.   Maithuna should remain within limit so that it cannot destabilize the physical and mental state. Favourable situation for maithuna is…

www.astangayurveda.com   Swapna (Dream)       Sarvendriyavyuparatau manoanuparatam yada. Vishayebhyastada swapnam nana rupam prapasyati..               When all the sense organs get detached of their subjects but the mind still remains attached, then comes the dream.

www.astangayurveda.com   Nidra | Sleep Today, very early morning I got up to administer 60 ml of  Tiktaka Ghrita (Medicated ghee) just at the sun rise to my Psoriasis patient who lives in the in patient department. Like any other Tuesday I went to temples. Obviously now I am tired and long for a sound sleep. I am blessed with a…

www.astangayurveda.com Agni | Appetite and Digestion Power Agni moolam cha deha dharanamiti.   Agni is the root of all reasons to uphold the body. In Ayurveda Agni is a very vast word. Loss of appetite, indigestion, no interest in food are separate concepts.  Agni in our digestive system is just like the native fire place to cook food. If you feed…

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