Nasyam is one of the five classical Panchkarma therapies. The procedure involves administration of drops of either medicated oils, ghee or herbal juices in the nostrils. The duration of the course of the therapy varies from 5 to 7 days or as decided by the vaidya based on the individual’s original constitution (Prakruti ) and the altered state of constitution (Vikruti) at the time of deciding the treatment.
What makes this therapy the most effective?
Every other treatment in Ayurveda caters to psychosomatic or somatopsychic symptoms of the body. Some of them also addresses the ailments that surfaced because of lifestyle and dietary mistakes. Ayurveda has clearly mentioned that the nose is the most effective doorway to the brain, mind and consciousness. Therefore, Nasyam becomes the only therapy which directly impacts the central nervous system thus enhancing cerebral circulation. It also activates specific Pranic activity while restoring and balancing prana in the body.
Benefits of Nasyam therapy :-
The overall duration of treatment / line of medication to be administered, and the dosage is decided by a qualified Vaidya only after establishing psycho-physiological energy patterns in the body.