THE SPICES….

Indian Spices:

India is most popular with its variety of spices. The business stream developed  with the export of these spices. India flourished  to many other countries with the trading of these spices.

Thus it is understood that Spices got a very pivotal role in our financial background through the varied trading between other places. Apart from this business field, it got much importance in our health system also.

Ayurveda the ancient branch of science, also emphasis the importance of spices over the entire health of an individual.

Some spices are indicated for some diseases, some are to be avoided. some used as medicine whereas some others as supplements some as home remedies and it added up the taste in your food also.

Here we are explaining some spices to you:

1. Ginger :
•  Controls over Vata & Kapha.
•  Fresh variety is good for common cold, improves digestion.
•  Dry variety, digest the Ama and works in IBS, Joint pain, Indigestion. It is a good expectorant in common cold. Many home remedies include ginger due to its sharp action.

2. Turmeric :
•  Controls over Vata & Kapha, it drains the pitta also.
•  It should roasting ghee as it is hot in potency. It acts over the digestive tract and digest the food particle easily. It is having the property to relieves the pain and help to improve the blood circulation, and it can act as an antiseptic also.

Specific action such as : On combination with milk it is good for the upper respiratory tract infections. Along with honey and amla it can improves the diabetics.

Other properties are: It can use for healing the wounds, any swelling.

Haridrakhand is one of the Ayurvedic herbal compound powder which is having turmeric as the chief component which is having  an anti allergic effect over the body.

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The Winter is Coming……

Wow, its feeling chilled, the cold is coming.  After  the decline of the heavy pitched noisy rainy season and the falling of leaves in the autumn the environment prepared herself  for welcoming the snow fall.

The cold atmosphere and cooling breeze. The clear sky with long duration of day time. The night decorated with dew drops, the romantic atmosphere and the foggy morning.

The arrival of winter marks a great change in the health of the individual also. The most dreadful climate according to health system. The most common winter ailments includes common cold, bronchitis, flu, pneumonia…

Apart from this, it can also take its toll on your appearance, causing your hair and skin to look dull, drab and dry.

Tips to overcome Winter Season :

Food :

•  You should take proper quantity of foods.

•  Food that are sweet, sour, salty is recommended during this season.

•  Oil, ghee, food with sour and salt taste recommended.

•  Food prepared with wheat flour, black gram, milk should be partaken as food.

•  Food rich with vit. D is advised.

•  Avoid cold drinks, aerated drinks, which are light to digest foods.

Activities :

•  Hot water for bathing and drinking.

•  Oil massage is highly recommended.

•  Moisturize your feet, then slip on a pair of cozy socks.

•  Moisturize your lips, and keep it hydrated.

•  Exfoliate flaky lips with honey.

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AAAA-CHOOO,,,, THE GREEN-WEAPON TO HURDLE THE COLD SHOW

•  If the cold is in acute stage, and accompanied by headache, sore throat and sneezing bouts with a running nose, application of dry Ginger paste over the sinuses helps.

•  A cloth bag that is warmed should be kept over the nose and forehead.

•  A decoction made of a quarter teaspoon of dry ginger, cinnamon, Tulsi leaves (Ocimum sanctum), four corns of pepper and a few springs of lemon grass laced with a spot of jaggery. Always drink them hot.

•  In general, addition of dry ginger, black pepper, Pippali (Piper longum) or rock salt to the cooked food will relieve the symptoms dramatically.

•  In fact anything with a pungent and spicy taste, be it medicine or food, will dilute the kapha character of the cold and make one feel much better.

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THE CENTUARY – OLD AMBROSIA

Ghee : The Century – Old Ambrosia

It is prepared from butter. Traditionally obtained by churning yogurt. The skimming help for removing the impurities from the surface of it, by discarding the solid residue that settled in the bottom of it.

This can be used in many ways, like as a medicine and as a food supplement. This is included as the cuisines, used for preparing traditional medicine and also for religious rituals.

THE NUTRITIONAL FACT….

It is composed entirely of fat, 60% of it is saturated fats. Trans fat is only 4g, but vegetable ghee containing more this and thus more chances of coronary heart diseases.

The other constituents include:

• Mono unsaturated fat

• poly unsaturated fat

• Omega fatty acids

• Vitamin A, E, K

Thus it is understood that how much it helps for the proper functioning of the bodily systems. All the classical text of Ayurveda quoted the importance of ghee. It is friendly for both the young and the old.

Desirable for those who wish to have progeny, to enhance beauty, complexion, and sweetness of voice. Ghee is apt for those who wish to enhance intellect, memory, discriminative power, digestion / metabolism, strength or immunity, vision, longevity and virility. It is good for many conditions like toxicity, insanity, emaciation, cellulite and even in fever.

When processed with appropriate drug it acts like an ambrosia, its curative power got improved and can be used for several diseases. It cleans chronic ulcer and heals the clean ulcer. Both the new ghee and old ghee are effective, when it becomes old, it is capable of curing intoxication, epilepsy, fainting.

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Diwali and Ayurveda

Diwali is the festival of lights. There are a lot myths and stories related to Diwali. The mythical story related to Diwali may vary from regionally. The word Diwali or Deepavali means the festival with lights. Every year this festival is celebrating by the people around the world especially in India, as it is concerned with some Indian classical stories.

This festival is celebrated by the Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, & Buddhists people in different name. It is a cultural and religious festival. Diwali starts with Dhanteras, which is known as the Dhanwantari Trayodasha. Lord Dhanwantari is considered as the originator of Ayurveda and is born on this day and the same day Lord Lakshmi came out of the ocean along with Lord Kuber. Thus it is associated with health and wealth. Diwali ends with Bhai Dooj.

In honour of the return of Lord Rama and Lord Sita, after the long 14 years vanavasa and the Rama-Ravan war and the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana the people of Ayodhya light lamps to enlighten their path and to emphasize the victory of Good over evil, light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance and hope over despair.

It is celebrated every year in the autumn season, by lamping millions of lights everywhere in the house, premises, buildings, doors, windows, around the temples and other buildings. Before Diwali, people clean and decorate their home with lights and decorations and do some rituals in the home. After pooja, fireworks follow then the great family feast including a number of varieties of sweets. Exchange of gifts between friends and family.

Diwali have some similarity with the principles of the ancient Indian life science – Ayurveda.

Every year in the autumn season it is celebrated. According to Ayurveda autumn season considered to the season in pitta dosha is in its aggravated state.

The digestive fire is more in this season, if one should not take enough food at this time the increased Agni starts to eat the body tissues. To prevent this one should take proper food to pacify the Agni.

During Diwali season people used to take sweets, the sweet taste have ability reduce the pitta. This may be the logic of giving sweets during this festival, considering the climate, place, strength and power of the individual. This shows the connection of diwali with the life science Ayurveda.

Wishing you all Happy and Healthy Diwali..!!!!!!

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Ayur Chakra 2017

KNEE PAIN PACKAGE

JANU VASTHI : This procedure is done in order to strengthen the knee architecture i.e muscles, joints and improvise the functions of knee joint thereby preventing it from further degenerative changes.

NADI SWEDAN : Nadi sweda is a unique form of swedan procedure where sweating is induced by passing steam over the body part by using a special instrument known as nadi sweda yantra

STHANIKA PATRA PINDA SWEDAN : Bolus prepared with medicated oil and herbs apply to the body locally.

RAKTAMOKSHAN : The blood letting therapy mentioned specifically for all blood related disorders. It removes the impure blood from the body and allows good circulation.

LEPA : Lepa literally means application of paste of herbs on the affected area and leave it to dry. Usually applied in cases of swelling, injury, sprain, etc

BACK PAIN PACKAGE

AGNIKARMA : A small rod of Gold with a blunt end, specially designed for this purpose is placed for heating and then on the affected area. It works effectively and gives immediate relief.

KATI VASTHI : The word Kati refers to low back and Basti stands for retaining something inside, in this case mainly medicated oil. The procedure of applying heat to the sacral or lumbar region by retaining warm medicated oil within a specially formed frame in this area is popularly known as ‘Kati Basti’. This is form of giving fomentation to localized area.

STHANIKA PATRA PINDA SWEDAN : Bolus prepared with medicated oil and herbs apply to the body locally.

SPINAL MASSAGE : Massaging the whole spinal area with pain relieving herbal oil, it removes stiffness and pain.

SARVANGA ABHYANGAM  : The whole body is massaging with medicated luke warm oil, thus providing more strength and energy.

BASHPA SWEDAN : Advised to sit in the steam box, and fomenting the whole body except the neck and head region.

NADI SWEDAN : Nadi sweda is a unique form of swedan procedure where sweating is induced by passing steam over the body part by using a special instrument known as nadi sweda yantra.

LEPA : Application of medicated herbs in a semi solid consistency.

ANUVASAN VASTHI : The administration of medicated oil into the intestine via the anal route

ASTHAPANA VASTHI : The administration of medicated herbal decoction via the anal region into the intestine. Mostly advised for vata related disorders.

CERVICAL PAIN PACKAGE

ABHYANGA:  Application of medicated oil over the body. This can be done locally or generally.

NADI SWEDA: Nadi sweda is a unique form of swedan procedure where sweating is induced by passing steam over the body part by using a special instrument known as nadi sweda yantra.

GREEVA VASTHI : Greeva Basti is bathing the neck region with medicated oil or freshly prepared herbal decoction. The procedure does oleation and sudation around the neck region simultaneously.

LEPA : Application of medicated herbs in a semi solid consistency.

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PAIN MANAGEMENT

Pain Management

“Owch its Paining “ this is the most popular complaint everybody is facing. There were a lot of methods for pain management. It may be occur at any stage of life, with varying intensity and may can occur at any location, at any person without any age barrier.

Many people have a false belief that Ayurveda is no good in times of acute pain, Ayurvedic medicines should only be consumed in chronic illnesses and it always gives very slow results but the thing is they are unaware of the wonder management. Here are the various ways to kill pain.

WHAT IS PAIN ACCORDING TO AYURVEDA

Generally shoola refers to any type of pain. Shoola can appear as roopa or upadrava of a disease. Shoola and roga both have same meaning i.e., pain giving.

Shoola is classified as swatantra shoola & paratantra shoola.  Paratantra shoola is considered as updrava of a disease. Swatantra soola is defined as a vyadhi itself.

PROGNOSIS OF SHOOLA “Ekadoshothida saadhyaha…….” (M.N.26.14)

•  Shoola produced by the increase of any one of the dosa is easily curable,

•  That produced by the combination of any two dosas is curable with difficulty,

•  That produced by the combination of all the three dosas, that which is very severe and associated with many complications is impossible to cure.

HOW CHAKRAPANI HELPS YOU?

The concept of pain management is a big domain, so the treatment protocol varies accordingly.  Some may get relieved with internal medications but some with external therapies. Some type of pain may persist for a long time but some other may relieved fastly.

The management of pain should be based on all these characters like frequency, location, age, duration, intensity and also the associated symptoms.

Here at Chakrapani Ayurveda Clinic and Research Center we are providing a wide range of therapies both internally and externally.

Internal treatment:

It includes the administration of herbal medicines internally. It may be in the form of tablet, capsule, and herbal compound powder.

Pittantak capsule is one of the fast acting pain killer. Others such as Godanti cap, dasamool ghan vati, rasnadi ghan vati are also used for the pain management.

 External treatment:  The external panchakarma therapies includes;

Nadi swedan – the instant pain manager, in which medicated water vapour is applied over the painful region and the patient got immediate relief. This may be given locally and generally.

Patra pinda swedan – a bolus is prepared out of pain relieving leaves and oil, this is applied with oil over the body generally or locally depend on the condition of the patient. The oil used for the preparation of the bolus can be vary according to each patient.

Kashaya dhara – the medicated herbal decoction is pouring all over the body in a synchronized manner in a to and fro motion.

Abhyangam – application of medicated oil throughout the body or locally with specially designed steps for massaging.

Basthi – Medicated enema, the procedure of giving medicated decoction or oil into the anal region for reducing the pain.

Kati Basti, Janu Basti, Griva  Basti, are organ related procedures performed at respective site to manage pain and at the same time strengthen them

Agnikarma – A small rod of Gold with a blunt end, specially designed for this purpose is placed for heating and then on the affected area. It works effectively and gives immediate relief.

Rakthamokshana – scalp vein wherein blood is removed by puncturing the vein. In patients where blood pressure constantly remains high without any definite symptoms blood letting plays an efficient role.

Lepa : Lepa literally means application of paste of herbs on the affected area and leave it to dry. Usually applied in cases of swelling, injury, sprain, etc.

All these treatment are pacifying the aggravated vata over the body.  In Ayurveda pain is considered as the aggravation of vata dosha , this may be vata alone or accompanied with other doshas.

Note: All these procedures should be carried out under the guidance of an Ayurvedic physician only.

Now it’s time to bid bye to Pain killers and choose a healthy lifestyle.

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RAISINS – THE NATURAL BONANZA

RAISINS

•  Raisins help to reduce the blood pressure.

•  It removes constipation. They are good source of fibre.

•  Bone health. Due to high content of minerals, it helps for bone strengthening.

•  Helps in treating anaemia and fever.

•  Aid in good cardiac health.

•  Modulate sugar level in blood.

•  Helps in curing cavities by giving good production of calcium content.

•  Fibre contents help to reduce gaining of weight.

•  Have a great role in gynaecological issues.

•  Will promote skin tone.

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The rocky hurricanes in the KIDNEY

Kidney Stone : OMG!!!  The rocky hurricanes in the KIDNEY.

Here comes the culprit, a small pea sized crystal which is lodged in kidney, is enough to make you awake and drowns you inside the pain throughout the night. We the medicos call it as urinary calculi.

It is more prone to see in males than female due to hormonal changes. When it affects a body they will experience sever pain, nausea, blood in urine, fever, chills.

HOW TO TACKLE?

Proper hydration of body is the first and most treatments of kidney stones.

Ayurveda drugs like Gokshura, Punarnava, Pashana bheda etc are used for kidney stones.

Home remedies

•  Take 2 table spoon of radish and soak it into 1 glass water, boil and reduce to half, use as a drink
•  Boil 10-12 leaves of basil leaves in 1 cup of water for 15 min add 1 tsp of honey and drink.
•  Lemon juice mixed with water and olive oil is good for breaking of kidney stones.
•  Drinking coconut water daily will help you to decrease the size of the kidney stones.
•  Boil kidney beans and strain the water. Drinking this water may help you to dissolve the stones.

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NIA Visit of Italian group

The Italy group visited National Institue of Ayurveda, on 24th august 2017, to experience and deepen their knowledge in Ayurveda. Dr. Dhanya , the young professional of Chakrapani introduced them the NIA campus and guided them to accomplish the visit. During the visit  Dr.Deepthi PG sholar and Dr. Amith Phd scholar from the department of dravyaguna assisted them. The herbal garden , the dry herb museum, the pharmacy, tablet section, panchakarma department, therapy rooms, hospital side was visited with the help of these students.

The team met Dr. Sanjay Shirma, the director NIA, and discussed about Ayurveda and its scope in the presence of Prof. Dr. Pawan , the HOD Nidana, NIA.

The group were delighted to share the enriching experience and appreciated the learning during their NIA visit and  stay at Chakrapani. The group on completion of their training thanked the whole team Chakrapani, and look forward to come again to Chakrapani.