The word Swedana is derived from the Sanskrit word, meaning to sweat or perspire. Swedana Karma is a group of procedures used to induce sweating. Swedana helps in relieving stiffness, cold, heaviness in the body and produces sweat. Swedana also refers to internal excreta of the body. According to Ayurveda, Swedana Karma is instrumental in helping to liquefy the sticky and adherent doshas that have lodged in the peripheral tissues. Swedana will help soften and melt the toxins, opens up the pores of skin and help in expelling them from the body in an efficient manner.
Avagaha Sweda is a type of sudation therapy where the patient is made to sit or lie in fluid like decoction, warm water etc to produce fomentation to the body. Avagaha is the best means of invigorating the whole body and mind. It is the means of deep relaxation to one’s body in the most traditional way.
Avagaha - to immerse
The Whole Bath-tub is filled with herbal decoction or any suitable liquid like milk etc selected according to the condition of the patient and disease. Abhyanga (massage) is performed with prescribed medicated oil around the umbilicus up to the thighs or all over the body according to the condition prior to the treatment. It can be performed without Abhyanga in certain conditions. The patient is made to sit or lie down in the tub containing medicated Liquid in such a way that the whole body upto the neck is submerged in the liquid in the most comfortable manner. The temperature is maintained during the whole procedure till proper sudation is achieved. This procedure gives a sense of deep calmness and relaxation to the body in the most authentic way.
BENEFITS of AVAGAHA SWEDA
Gives deep relaxation & calmness of mind
Relieves painful urination
Relieves muscular and joint pain
Deranged Vata humor
Helps in Rejuvenation
Increases the sexual potency
To relieve from stress, anxiety. etc
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS for AVAGAHA SWEDA
Deep muscular relaxation
Disease of spine, hip, lower back
Piles Fissure etc
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