Rakta Mokshan

 

 It also termed as blood letting. Mostly the impurities of blood are lowered through this process. It is done by two methods.

1. JALAUKA ( Leech application ) :- mostly; for pitta dushit rakta, leeches are used. Also when there is local skin patch; jalauka are used.
2. SYRINGING METHOD :- when the blood in the whole body is affected by vitiated doshas; syringing method is recommended.


Raktamokashan is used in diseases e.g. stomatitis, herpes zoaster, glaucoma, pruritis, itching, skin disorders, burning sensation in whole body / bodypart.


As per device usage there are eight types:-


1. Syringing
2. Jalauka
3. Shrung
4. Alabu
5. Suchivedh
6. Ghatiyantra
7. Pracchan karma ( multiple incisions )
8. Vigharshan ( scrapping ).


Benefits of Raktamokshana :-

  • All organs & systems are benefited.
  • Vitiated & abnorma pitta & kapha dosha in blood are reduced.
  • Local circulation of blood in body parts is accelerated.
  • The diseases which are not responding to oral medications are benefited by raktamokshana.


Indications of Raktamokshana :-

  • Recurrent stomatitits, Submucos fibrosis.
  • Burning sensation of feet, local bodypart.
  • Calcanial spur / pain, heel pain.
  • Sciatica.
  • Tubeculosis of knee.
  • Goitre.
  • Spleenomegaly, liver cirrhosis.
  • Hydrocele,
  • Epilepsy.
  • Redness of eyes.
  • Glaucoma – raised pressure of eyes.
  • Herpes zoaster.
  • Abdominal or other cyst, cellulitis.
  • All skin disease, discolouration of skin.
  • Itching, priritis, non healing ulcers.
  • Frequent thirst.
  • Indigestion.
  • Metallic or salty taste in mouth.
  • Burning sensation of body / bodypart.
  • Gout, inflammation of joints.
  • Recurrent boils, cellulitis, etc.
Nasya

Instillation of medicated oils / ghee / powders through nasal route is called as nasya. Nasal route is the main route for the diseses of sense organs, organs above neck, etc. mostly doshas creating diseases of organs above neck, are removed with nasya.

 

Benefits of Nasya :-

  • All vitiated & abnormal doshas in sense organs, & organs above neck are reduced.
  • Mind, sense organs, cerical vertebras, etc all are benefitted at same time.
  • Very easy to perform.
  • Fast acting karma.
  • Benefits locally & systemically.

Indication of Nasya :-

  • For well being in healthy individual
  • Headache / heaviness of head.
  • Migraine /cluster headache.
  • Hoarseness of voice, presence of kapha in naso pharynx.
  • Cervical lymph disease.
  • Cervical spondylosis, stiffnes of neck.
  • Epilepsy, schizophrenia.
  • Anxiety, depression, hysteria.
  • Loss of sense of smell.
  • Hair fall /alopecia / scalp diseases.
  • Bronchitis, chronic choryza, catarrah.
  • Facial paralysis, paralysis, aphonia.
  • Frozen shoulder.
  • Teeth & jaw diseases.
  • Deviation of nasal septum.
  • Sinusitis / allergic rhinitis / atrophic rhinitis.
  • Maggets.
  • Trigeminal neuralgia.
  • Blurring of speech / aphonia.
  • Frozen shoulder.
  • Inflammatory eye diseases.
Virechan

 

 After snehan & swedana procedures, medicated purgatives are given to patients; as per his body strength, is called as virechana. Mostly pittaj vyadhi / diseases are indicated for virechana. Vitiated & abnormal pitta is excreted out of the body, so it helps in being healthy & recurrence of the disease can be avoided.

Benefits of Virechana :-

  • Vitiated, abnormal pitta & kapha dosha reduced.
  • Helps to cure blood diseases as blood is purified.
  • Helps in detoxification.
  • Easy than vaman karma.
  • Mostly helpfull in intestinal disorders.
  • Muscles, bones are most benefitted.

Indications of Virechana :-

  • For well being in healthy individual.
  • Liver / pitta disorders.
  • Anemia / jaundice / spleen diseases.
  • Abdominal tumours.
  • Recurrent piles / constipation.
  • Blood vessels diseases e.g. varicose veins, retinopathy, etc.
  • Non healing wounds / ulcers / abscess.
  • Blisters / freckles / cellulitis.
  • Discoloured patches of skin.
  • Chronic vomiting without specific cause.
  • Acidity / hyperacidity / peptic ulcers.
  • Gout.
  • Dysuria, recurrent Urinary Tract Infections.
  • Ascitis.
  • Goitre.
  • Retention of urine. / anuria.
  • Semen abnormalities.
  • Migraine / headaches.
  • Intestinal worms.
  • Gynaecological disorders.
  • Fistula.
  • Plural diseases.
  • Burning sensation of body / bodyparts.
Basti

 

 This is supposed to be the main karma in panchakarmas. Decoctionn is introduced into the rectum.

 

Benefits of Basti :- 

  • Vitiated & abnormal vata dosha reduced.
  • All body systems helped by physiological regulation.
  • Multisystem diorders are benefitted same time by basti karma.
  • All doshas & dhatus benefitted.
  • Vigour is gained by patient.
  • Digestion is regularised.
  • Mind & sense organs are rejuvenated.


Indication of Basti :-

  • For well being in healthy individual.
  • Paralysis / paraplegia / hemiplegia.
  • Rectal prolapse / cervix prolapse.
  • Irregular menses, dysmenorrheoa.
  • Ovarian cyst, uterine cysts.
  • Bachache, lumbago, lumber spondylosis.
  • Hair problems, alopacia.
  • Sciatica, abnormal gait.
  • Retinal detachment, diminishing of vision.
  • Ulcerative colitis.
  • Gout
  • Depression, mood disorders, epilepsy.
  • Circulatory disorders.
  • Abdominal tumour.
  • Bloating / abdominal colic.
  • Liver / spleen disorders.
  • Chronic fever /severe constipation.
  • Urinary stones / calculi / Renal colic.
  • Urinary incontinence / retention of urine.
  • Asthma / dysponea / hiccups.
  • Low digestion.
  • Intestinal obstruction.
  • Joint pains.
Vaman

 Emesis done with medicines is called as vaman. Its one of the main of five main karmas. Its karma for kapha dosha ( kaphaj disorders ). All diseases in which kapha vitiated, are indicated for vaman. Vitiated kapha is expelled out of the body.


Benefits of Vaman :-

  • Vitiated kapha & pitta dosha reduced .
  • Digestion is regularized.
  • Respiratory tract disorders are cured.
  • Psychiatrict disorders are reduced.
  •  All organs & body feel healthy.
  • Excessive Catabolic process is slowered.
  • Skin is nourished well.

 

Indication of Vaman :-

  • For wellbeing of health.
  • Asthma.
  • Chronic pruritis.
  • Sinusitis.
  • Goiter.
  • Tumour.
  • Fibroids.
  • High cholesterol.
  • Thyroid disorder.
  • Filariasis.
  • Breathlessness.
  • Sense organ diseases.
  • Nausea – vomiting.
  • Chronic diarrhoea.
  • Anemia.
  • Heaviness of body.
  • Urticaria.
  • Tiredness without work ( exertion ).
  • Foul smell to mouth / body.
  • Impotency.
  • Lethargy.
  • Tuberculosis.
  • Food poisoning.
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