Snehana (Oleation therapy) is a part of pre-therapeutic procedure in Panchakarma. It includes external and internal oleation. In internal oleation, panchakarma expert asks for drinking a specific amount of medicated ghee or oil for a specific period. The amount of medicated ghee or oil is gradually increased on daily basis. The course of oleation therapy may take 3 to 7 days. Ayurvedic massage with medicated oils is a part of external oleation. The duration of massage may be 30 to 45minutes according to individual needs and health condition. After Ayurvedic massage, herbal steam bath is also very important.
Abhyanga — the Ayurvedic oil massage — is an integral part of the daily routine recommended for overall health and well-being. It is done with any sneha dravya (mostly medicated oil) in the same direction of hair follicles.
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS for ABHYANGA
Neuromuscular diseases like - Hemiplegia, Poliomyelitis, Paraplegia, low back ache, sciatica etc.
Rheumatological problems - Arthrits, Lumbago, etc
In old age disorders (According to condition of the patient)
The patient is made to sit on the Droni (Ahyanga table) with leg extended. Moderately heated oil should be applied over the head, ears and soles of feet. Then it should be applied uniformly with mild pressure over the body by one or two masseurs. Abhyanga should be done in sitting, supine, right lateral and left lateral positions and prone position. At the end of the procedure the oil on the body is wiped off with tissue paper or towels.
BENEFITS of ABHYANGA
It smoothness and improves luster of the skin.
It take care of body exhaustion.
It controls Neurological diseases.
It improves vision.
It induces sound sleep.
It strengthens the body and gives longevity.
It improves the memory power, concentration.
Prevent premature hair fall, whitening etc.
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