ROLE OF RASAYANA IN NETRA ROGA

  • Visakh M D Post Graduate Scholar, Department of PG Studies in Shalakya Tantra, Sri Kalabyraveshwaraswamy Ayurvedic Medical College, Hospital & Research Center, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
  • Veena Shekar Assistant Professor, Department of PG Studies in Shalakya Tantra, Sri Kalabyraveshwaraswamy Ayurvedic Medical College, Hospital & Research Center, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
  • Sujathamma K Professor & HOD, Department of PG Studies in Shalakya Tantra, Sri Kalabyraveshwaraswamy Ayurvedic Medical College, Hospital & Research Center, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Abstract

Ayurveda is the most ancient medical science in the world and being the science of life, deals with every aspect of the life. The main aim of Ayurveda is the promotion of health and prevention of diseases. Rasayana Chikitsa is one of the eight branches of Ayurveda and the term Rasayana is derived from the root word Rasa and Ayana, which means Rasa Gamanam (transportation/ transformation of Rasa). It is the best means of keeping the Rasa and other Dhatus in excellent condition. Rasayana Chikitsa helps to achieve long life, better recollection, increased intellect, healthy body and mind, youth fullness, good complexion, good voice, abundance of body and sense organ strength, increased lusture. The main Rasayanas adopted in Netra Chikitsa are Naimitika Rasayana and Achara Rasayana. The appropriate use of Chakshushya and Rasayana Dravyas will help to maintain the health of the Netra and prevents age related eye disorders. This article presents various Rasayana Dravyas related to Netra Roga.

Published
2018-04-12
How to Cite
D, Visakh M; SHEKAR, Veena; K, Sujathamma. ROLE OF RASAYANA IN NETRA ROGA. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 3, n. 1, p. 70 - 74, apr. 2018. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/511>. Date accessed: 26 apr. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v3i01.11642.
Section
Review Articles