|Etymology/ Definition||मुखे अपूर्णे सति य: सञ्चारयितुं शक्यते स कवल:
अ. हृ. सू. २२/११ अरुणदत्त
|Literary Meaning||M / W – a wash for cleansing the mouth|
|Implied Meaning||The quantity that facilitates the movement of liquid inside the mouth is known as Kavala.|
|Elaboration||In Kavala, liquid is allowed to move freely in the mouth cavity and throat.|
It is advocated mainly in diseases related to neck, head, ear, mouth and eyes. It is also indicated in conditions like nausea, anorexia, lassitude and common cold.
It is different from Gan`d`oosha ( gargling ).
Last updated on June 14th, 2021 at 09:27 am