Review of Netravarti

  • Dr. Harshada S. Shevalkar Post Graduate Scholar, Department of Rasashatra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Ayurved and Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune, Maharashtra, INDIA.
  • Dr. Arati Dubewar Professor & H.O.D. Department of Rasashatra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Ayurved and Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune, Maharashtra, INDIA.
Keywords: Netravarti, Netra Kriyakalpa, topical treatment, Urdhvang Chikitsa

Abstract

Ayurveda mention “Ashtang Chikitsa” of which Urdhvang Chikista is important branch as it deals with treatment of Urdhvajatrugat Vicar i.e., above parts of neck. All vital organs are situated in head & out of that Eye is an important organ. Netra Kriyakalpa is same important as Panchakarma in Kayachikitsa. In this Kriyakalpa under ‘Anjana’ Kriya Netravarti Kalpana comes. Netravarti is very useful topical treatment of eye disorders & daily procedure to be performed for health of eye as mention in Dincharya. Now days everyone from child to oldest, is using mobile & computer which affects the health of eyes. So, in this article study of types Netravarti & Review of Netravarti in Ayurvedic literature is done.

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