Category Archives: Eyes

  • Nasya – 2 drops of health…

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    Hair fall, premature greying of hair, headache, neck pain, stress and stress related insomnia or insufficient sleep, decreased immunity, are the most common complaints faced by many of us in day to day life. Although these complaints are disturbing- they are not much taken care of, the reason being quite simple – it doesnot hamper our daily routine. On a second thought, is it really wise to neglect these small problems? Continuous use of headphones, computer and mobile screens are over exerting our sense organs, leading to irritability, headache,vision impairment. Repeated episodes of insufficient or disturbed sleep may as well cause restlessness, fatigue, indigestion and other digestive disorders, raised blood pressure,etc. We have lost to the routines,and it is not easy to alter this hectic lifestyle, but we can surely try improvising our lifestyle with a small addition, which will not only help reduce these problems but gradually strengthen our senses… Yes –  NASYA- 2 drops of health. Nasya –  Nasya is one among the five karmas (Panchakarma), it is a procedure in which medicinal drops are
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  • नस्य – २ थेंब आरोग्याचे

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    केस गळणे, अकाली पांढरे होणे, डोके दुखी, स्ट्रेस व त्यामुळे होणारी अपूर्ण किंवा अव्यवस्थित झोप, मान दुखणे, वारंवार होणारी सर्दी, हे आजकाल सरसकट सहज आढळणार्‍या आणि लोकांनी आपल्या दैनंदिन जीवनात स्वीकारलेल्या तक्रारी आपल्याला बघायला मिळतात. ह्या सर्व तक्रारी त्यांना आवडतात म्हणून नाहि, तर ह्या तक्रारींमुळे त्यांच्या रोजच्या रूटिन मधे काहि बाधा येत नाहि ना, म्हणून. पण खरंच ह्या सर्व तक्रारी इतक्या सहज दुर्लक्ष करण्यासारख्या आहेत का? वारंवार हेडफोन्स वापरुन, सतत कॉम्प्युटर/मोबाईल स्क्रिन कडे बघुन डोकेदुखी, डोळ्यांवर ताण येणं, त्यामुळे होणारी चिडचिड. सततच्या अपूर्ण झोपेमुळे अनुत्साह, अस्वस्थ वाटणे, व त्यातुनच पुढे अपचन, अजीर्ण, इत्यादि पोटाचे विकार, ब्लड प्रेशर इ. सारखे विकार संभवतात. आपल्या दिनचर्येत केलेल्या एका छोट्याशा बदलाने, ह्या सर्व तक्रारी दूर होऊन आपले आरोग्य टिकवण्यास मदत होऊ शकते. नस्य – २ थेंब आरोग्याचे. नस्य म्हणजे पंचकर्मातील पाच कर्मांपैकी एक कर्म.  नाकाद्वारे जे औषध शरीरात प्रविष्ट केले जाते त्यास  नस्य म्हणतात. नस्याचे कार्यक्षेत्र हे सर्व उर्ध्वजत्रुगत व्याधींवर दिसून येते. || नासाहि शिरसो द्वारम् || – म्हणजे नाका वाटे जे औषध दिले जाते  ते  थेट शिर(डोक्यापर्यंत) पोहचते. म्हणूनच उर्ध्वजत्रुगत (कान,नाक,घसा,मान,डोकं,खांदे,इ) विकारांमधे नस्य हि एक प्रभावी चिकित्सा ठरते. नस्याचे मुख्य कार्य हे उर्ध्वजत्रुगत अवयवातील दोषांचे निर्हरण करणे असले तरीहि, नस्याचा एक प्रकार  असा आहे जो आपण आपल्या दररोजच्या व्यवहारात उपयोग करु शकतो – प्रतिमर्श नस्य. प्रतिमर्श नस्यामधे नस्य औषधींचे प्रमाण हे अगदी अल्प असते, ज्यामुळे दोषांचे शमन होते आणि  उर्ध्वजत्रुगत अवयवांचे बल वाढण्यास मदत होते. नस्य कर्मविधी : आडवे झोपून मान खाली झुकलेली असावी, एक एक करुन दोन्ही नाकपुड्यांमधे २-२ थेंब  नस्य द्रव्य (औषधी तेल/तूप) टाकावे. हळूवारपणे दिर्घ श्वास घ्यावा. १-२ मिनिटे तसेच पडून राहावे, औषध घशात आल्यास थुंकावे व कोमट पाण्याने गुळण्या कराव्या. नस्य कधी करु नये : सर्दी, ताप, काान-नाक-घसा ह्यांचे विकार (इन्फेक्शन),इ. असताना नस्य कर्म टाळावे. आयुर्वेदानुसाुरप्रतिमर्श नस्याचे १५ काळ वर्णन केले आहेत, परंतु आपला दिनक्रम आणि धावपळ लक्षात घेता, दिवसातून किमान १-२ वेळा नस्य केल्यास देखिल आपण नस्याचे फायदे अनुभवू शकतो. यष्टीमधु तैल, गाईचे शुद्ध तूप, अथवा तुमच्या प्रकृति व विकृतिनुसार  तुमच्या वैद्यांच्या मार्गदर्शनानुसार तुम्ही नस्य औषधी निवडू शकता. नस्याच्या नियमित वापरामुळे मिळणारे फायदे : शिर व इन्द्रियांच्या ठिकाणील वाताचे शमन होते व वाढलेल्या कफाचे शोधन होते. उर्ध्वजत्रुगत सर्व इन्द्रिय आणि अवयवांचे बल व कार्यक्षमता वाढते. मेंदूवरचा ताण कमी करुन त्यास पोषण मिळते. मान व खांद्यांच्या स्नायुंना दृढ बनवते. चेहर्‍याचा वर्ण व कांति सुधारते. मुखाचे (दात, हिरड्या,जिह्वा,घसा) आरोग्य टिकवून ठेवते. केसांचि मुळं बळकट करुन केस गळणे,तुटणे,अकाली पिकणे कमी होते. वारंवार होणारी सर्दि, सायनस चा त्रास व त्यामुळे होणारी डोकेदुखी व चिडचिड कायमची दूर करते. नस्याचे हे २ थेंब आरोग्याचे आपल्यासाठी सहज करण्याजोगे, सोपे, स्वस्त व बहूगुणकारी असे आयुर्वेदाच्या खजिन्यातले वरदान अाहे. आपण सर्वांनी ह्याचा उपयोग करावा व आपले आरोग्य वाढवावे.   टिप: नस्य सुरु करण्यपूर्वी आपल्या वैद्यांचा सल्ला जरुर घ्यावा, जेणेकरुन तुम्ही नस्य करण्यास योग्य आहात का? व तुम्हला तुमच्या प्रकृतिनुसार नस्य द्रव्याचे चयन करण्यास योग्य मार्गदर्शन मिळू शकेल.        

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  • Dry Eye Syndrome and Ayurveda.

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    Dry eye or Keratitis Sicca is a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye. There is generalised decrease in production of tears qualitatively and quantitatively. Our Tears are composed of three layers oily lipid layer, watery layer and mucous layer, problem in any of these layers results in dryness of eyes. Symptoms of Dry eyes : Those with Dry Eyes commonly experience persistent dryness, scratching and burning sensation of eyes, it may sometimes also be accompanied by pain, redness of eyes and irritation. Patient usually have a feeling of a foreign body sensation in the eyes. Some people may even experience sensitivity towards light and blurred vision. Causes of Dry Eyes Syndrome : According to Ayurvedic point of view Dry Eyes is nothing but Vata Prakop in the eyes and related anatomical structure of eyes, along with lack of nourishment to the tissues of the eyes. Diminished flow of tears is the prime cause. It is a natural ageing process especially due to menopause. Also it can be an adverse effect
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  • Keep your eyes healthy & beautiful

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    Nature has gifted man with 5 senses namely Touch, Taste, Smell, Hear, and Vision.Vision being the most important sense, and Eye is a very delicate organ, God has provided bony sockets for protection of the eyes, tears to keep the sclera moist,eyelids to prevent foreign particles from entering the eye,etc. Many a times we either misuse, or overuse them, which further becomes main cause for  opthalmic complaints,  like itching of eyes, irritation, burning sensation in eyes, diminished vision, headache, strain over eyes etc. Here are some tips and Ayurvedic procedures which can keep your eyes healthy. DO’S : Always keep safe distance of min 25-30cms from computer screen, and adjust brightness of screen which is not too sharp for eyes. Take a break from your computer screen after every 30mins, this will ease the strain on eyes. Wash your eyes with cold water for atleast 5-6 times a day. Wash eyes with plain cold water if some foreign particle enters the eye. Always consult a doctor in case the irritation or other symptoms persists for long
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