|Etymology/ Definition||यत्तु चङ्क्रमणं नातिदेहपीडाकरं भवेत् । तदायुर्बलमेधाग्निप्रदमिन्द्रियबोधनम् । सु.चि.२४/८०|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – going about , walking , going slowly or crookedly|
|Implied Meaning||To walk leisurely|
|Elaboration||Walking with a comfortable speed gives many advantages. It helps to decrease Meda ( fat ) and Kapha . The digestive power becomes strong. It imparts strength to all physical and mental faculties. Walking can overcome fatigue and weakness. Thus it leads to a healthy life. It is one of the treatments advised in Oorustambha and Vaatarakta .|
One should never walk barefoot.
Last updated on June 10th, 2021 at 11:13 am