CONCEPT OF STAMBHANA UPAKRAMA AS CHIKITSA

  • Savita Metri Post Graduate Scholar, Department Of Kayachikitsa, Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, Hubli, Karnataka, India.
  • Prashanth A S Professor & HOD, Department Of Kayachikitsa, Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, Hubli, Karnataka, India.

Abstract

The perennial science of life Ayurveda has indicated various types of Chikitsa for the management of disease. Amongst the Chikitsa mentioned, Shadvidopakrama bears lot of significance. In this context the knowledge of Stambhana among Shadvidopakrama plans to act by balancing the Dosha, Dhatu and Mala in equilibrium condition. In Shadvidhopakrama Stambhana has been explained as a last Upakrama so in any end of the disease or in any uncontrolled disease, Stambhana plays important role. In conditions like Rajayakshma, Atisara etc. Stambhana helps in preventing complicated conditions. Stambhana Chikitsa can be considered a part of Yuktivyapashraya Chikitsa of Chaturvidha Chikitsa. In day to day clinical practice it requires proper planning and expertise of the physician for its successful implementation for health and prosperity of mankind as a whole.

Published
2017-09-13
How to Cite
METRI, Savita; S, Prashanth A. CONCEPT OF STAMBHANA UPAKRAMA AS CHIKITSA. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 2, n. 4, p. 251 - 257, sep. 2017. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/374>. Date accessed: 24 nov. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v2i4.9361.
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Review Articles