|Etymology/ Definition||स दोषनिर्हरणाच्छरीरनीरोहणाद्वा निरूह: । सु.चि.३५/१८ शरीररोहणाद्दोषनिर्हणादचिंत्यवीर्यप्रभावतया चास्मिन्नूहासंभवान्निरूह इति । अ.सं सू.२८।६|
|Implied Meaning||One of the five procedures ( Panchakarma ). It strengthens the body by elimination of vitiated Vaata.|
|Elaboration||An evacuation type of herbal enema. This is administered to remove the various pathophysiological blocks in the channels of Vaata . These obstructions give rise to vitiation of Vaata , which can lead to a variety of signs and symptoms.|
It has a large volume like one litre. It contains sesame oil, rock salt, honey, paste of the appropriate herb and a decoction suited for the condition being treated. It is generally administered in the morning and in combination with Anuvaasana Basti .
Last updated on June 15th, 2021 at 11:18 am