Ayurveda Method Of Acupuncture -Marma Puncture

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Marmas are vital points scattered all through the body. Each marma is formed by meeting of five structures at a point. They are Mamsa – muscle tissue, Sira – veins and arteries, nerves, Snayu – ligaments and tendons, nerves, Asthi – bones, Sandhi – bony … Read more

Moxibustion Therapy – Meaning, Method Of Doing, Benefits

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.SMoxibustion therapy is a type of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). It is an external treatment. It involves burning moxa, a cone or stick made of ground mugwort leaves on or nearby to the body’s meridian and acupuncture the acu-points. Alternatively it involves baking the acupoints with … Read more

Daiva Vyapashraya Chikitsa – Divine Therapies of Ayurveda

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Daiva Vyapashraya Chikitsa is the treatment method based on the deeds done in the previous births and methods of correcting those deeds. It also includes believing in divine powers and measures taken to please God. It can be called the Divine Therapy.Read – Ayurveda Lifestyle … Read more

Amoebiasis Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Ayurvedic Treatment

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) and Dr Manasa, BAMS Amoebiasis is an infection caused by amoebas of the entamoeba group, mainly by Entamoeba histolytica. Only about 10-20% of people who are infected with E.histolytica become sick from the infection.(A) With amoebic infection, the symptoms can vary from being mild to moderate to severe. The … Read more

Celiac Disease – Causes, Symptoms, Remedies, Ayurvedic Treatment

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Celiac disease is a disease which occurs in small intestine. It is an immune reaction to eating gluten. Therefore it is an autoimmune disorder. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. It is the substance contained in these foods which makes the … Read more

Splenomegaly – Ayurveda Concept, Symptoms, Causes, Remedies

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Splenomegaly is a condition in which there is enlargement of spleen, an abdominal organ located in the left upper portion of your abdomen, below the ribcage. This condition is explained in Ayurveda treatises in the name of Plihodara. Plihodara Pleehodara, according to Ayurveda is one … Read more

Hepatomegaly – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Prognosis

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Hepatomegaly means an enlarged liver. It is actually not a disease. It is in fact a sign of an underlying problem like a liver disease, congestive heart failure or cancer. Home remedies Below mentioned are some of the simple remedies for liver enlargement which may … Read more

Cheese Benefits, Qualities As Per Ayurveda

By Dr Regina Antony. Here, we have compiled different types of cheese that are available in the market and have tried to arrive at Ayurvedic analysis of their benefits. These are our assumptions. If you find any corrections and improvements, please help us by letting us know in the comment section, below this article. Read … Read more

Ashwini Mudra – Meaning, Procedure, Benefits, Caution

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Ashwini Mudra is called as horse gesture. It is a beginner’s yoga technique that involves contracting the anal sphincter in a rhythmic way. This is to direct the prana i.e. life force energy upwards along the spine through the sushumna nadi, the body’s main energy … Read more

Viparita Karani Mudra / Asana – Method, Benefits, Effect on Dosha

By Dr Raghuram Y.S. MD (Ay) & Dr Manasa, B.A.M.S Viparita Karani is called as inverted pose. It is also known as viparita karani asana. It is the simplest of the inverted asanas, easy to do. It is said to bestow similar benefits of shirshasana i.e. head stand and sarvangasana i.e. shoulder stand. The asana … Read more