One of main therapies (a detox), where medicine is administered through the nostrils.
Nasya Karma helps in:
Treating many diseases such as: Cervical spondylitis, headaches, facial paralysis, hemiplegia, nasal conditions, frozen shoulder, coryza, sinusitis, mental disorders, Parkinsonism and skin complaints.
Preventing the early greying of hair/beard and hair loss.
It ensures healthy and proper growth of hair
It enhances the activity of sense organs and protects the person from diseases pertaining to head.
It keeps the eyes, nose and ear healthy.
It prevents early aging process.
Nasyam is supposed for purification of the top region. The excess mucus accumulated inside the sinus, throat, nose or head is eliminated. Patient is asked to change posture his/her back on a wood cot placed in a room devoid of breeze. Head ought to be placed slightly down and legs higher. The body, particularly head, neck and chest, should be applied with oil and fomentation is given.
The health problem in the head region would get a lot of relax after Nasyam. Nostrills are the entry point of Nasyam treatment and it’s the door way to brain where Nasyam treatment applies. The mucas membrane of nasal cavity gets stimulation through Nasyam. It guarantees fruitful relax to all aspirants. The health problem within the head region is prominent part of Nasyam treatment. The importance of Nasyam is far relevant during this epoch, because everywhere we’ll find the diseases with problems in head. The patient gets relaxation once Nasyam particularly with toxin removing from head, neck, brain, ear and throat. Nasyam is a very special treatment especially designed for head related illness.
As a paschat karma, dhoomapanam is completed once explusion of kapha. Nasyam removes the obstructed kapha from the channels. The main advantage of Nasyam is rising the circulation. In dialates the bronchioles and thus helps in alleviating certain diseases like dyspnoea, asphma etc. it nourishes the tissues and improves the receptor perceptions.
Medicated oils and quantity are used in this treatment is directed by the physician according to the conditions of the individuals. The treatment is finished for a course of seven days, fourteen days etc. according to the instructions of the physician depending on the conditions of the individual.