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Chikitsaa Prakaara: Karshu Sveda

Prakaara Paribhaashaa:

  • Fomentation is administered by Angaara (glowing embers) kept inside a flask shaped pit.


  • A flask shapedpit is prepared below the bed (Khaata i.e. a bed prepared from net) of the patient.
  • This pit is filled with smokeless Angaara. The patient should lie over the bed to receive the heat.

Other Description:

  • Thisis useful in imparting heat to the midriff especially the Medovaha Srotas Moola i.e. Vrikka and Vapaavahana.

Last updated on April 19th, 2021 at 07:33 am

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