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             Snehana is the pre-procedure of panchakarma therapy. It makes the body oily and soft. It softens the vitiated doshas.
 
Procedure
  • It can be done in two ways: externally (bahya snehana) and internally (abhyantara snehana).
  • In external oleation, massage is done with oily substances and medicated herbs.
  • In internal oleation, unctuous substances are taken internally.
     
Benefits 
  • It increases digestive power.
  • There is a feeling of lightness in the body.
  • Skin becomes smooth.
  • Improves circulation.
  • Speeds up the elimination of waste products.
  • Relieves fatigue.
  • Improves the eyesight.
  • Induces sleep.
  • Reduces ageing.
  • Gives the strength to the joints.
     
   
 

 
 
 
 

 

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