Panchakarma is a 5 step process of body purification in Ayurveda to boost the immunity levels. After a physician's examination only the process of Panchakarma can be designed for a person, Means the way of doing is completely personalized.
Nasyam is one among the 5 body purification procedures (Panchakarma) of Ayurveda. Therapy of Nasyam involves application of herbal oils and liquid medicines through nostrils. It is for the ailments of headache, sinusitis, migraine, ear, nose and throat etc. There are of four types of Nasya, Virechana Nasya, Dhmana Nasya, Brumhana Nasya and Shamana Nasya.
Vamana or Emesis Therapy, involves controlled, medically induced vomiting. It is aimed to eliminate imbalances in the body, which can otherwise trigger a series of ailments like acne, asthma, arthritis, diabetics etc. Vamana enhances metabolism, boosts immunity, flushes out toxins etc. Even-though Vamana is not suitable for all individuals.
Virachana of Panchakarma is medicated purgation therapy, Virechana cleanses the gastro-intestinal tract & purifies blood by flushing out toxins. The treatment concentrates on the toxins that are accumulated in the liver and gall bladder. Virechana treats on Diabetes, colitis, Jaundice, spleen enlargement, Arthritis, Dysuria, Asthma, Piles,Glaucoma and gout.
Rakthamoksha (Blood letting) of Panchakarma is the process of expelling vitiated blood from affected parts of the body. Leech Therapy (Jalauka vacharana) is one among the many procedures, Its a para surgical procedure in the surgical stream of Ayurveda. Leech breaks blood clots by releasing the proteins and peptides which thin the blood & Leech sucks impure blood. This improves circulation and prevents tissue death. The leeches leave behind small, Y-shaped wounds that usually heal without leaving a scar.
Vasthi Karma (Therapeutic Emesis) of Panchakarma is the insertion of medicines through the rectum, It cleanses the accumulated toxins from all over the body. Medicines applied through Urethra or vagina also, then this procedure is termed as Uttara Vasti. Vasthi a highly beneficial in rejuvenating treatment, especially in convalescence is considered to be helpful in almost 50 percent of diseases which exist.
Vasthi alleviates constipation, chronic fever, sexual disorders, kidney stones, heart pain, backache, neck pain and hyper acidity etc.