|Etymology/ Definition||वय:तरुण स्थापयतीति वय:स्थापनम् । च.सू.४/८ चक्रपाणि|
|Reference||C.Su.4/8, Chakrapaan`i, A.H.Su.5/37,|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – maintaining or preserving the freshness of youth , To rejuvenate|
|Implied Meaning||Act of prolonging life while restoring the body constituents appropriate for the age is called Vayasthaapana.|
|Elaboration||Substances performing Vayasthaapana increase lifespan up to hundred years and also improve quality of life.|
Such substances mainly support body components and improve or maintain their functions at optimum level.
Charaka describes group of Vayasthaapana Dravya in the Sootrasthaana, e. g. Amritaa, Abhayaa, Aamalakee etc.
|Contemporary Colloquial||To rejuvenate|
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