healthy healing for better life l.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Panchkarma Ayurveda PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Panchkarma Ayurveda

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 19

Panchkarma Ayurveda - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

  • Uploaded on

general info about ayurveda and panchkarma

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Panchkarma Ayurveda' - drsandeepshah

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript


Ayurveda is science of life.

It deals with the entire creation with special emphasis on the biology of life. Since life is always existent in this world in one or other form, so is truth of ayurveda

As quoted in ‘Charaka Samhita’


Why should one go for Ayurvedic treatment ?

  •  100% natural, thus very minimal / no side effects.
  •   Completely cures the root cause of disease, thus prevents


  •  The only science which not only deals with the curing and prevention of the

disease, but also helps in  preservation of health. 

  • Ayurveda is fast & cost effective treatment when whole treatment time and

cost is taken in account. 

  • Ayurveda treats in accordance with WHO definition of health,

Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well being and not merely an absence of disease or infirmity

 i.e. It treats the person as a whole and  not a single disease


Panchkarma is mainly a detoxification therapy consisting of five main therapies.

1. Vamana ( Emesis )

2. Virechana  ( Purgation )

3. Basti ( Medicated Enema )

4. Nasya ( Errhine therapy )

5. Rakthmokshana ( Blood letting )


Panchkarma is widely used in all 8 (eight) branches of ayurveda

1) Kaya - comprising of general medicine / all somatic disorders 2) Bal - comprising of gynecology, obstetrics, pediatrics 3) Graha - comprising of psycho-somatic disorders

4) Urdhvang - comprising of ENT, ophthalmology, head & brain 5) Shalya - comprising of surgery 6) Danshtra - comprising of toxicology 7) Rasayana - comprising of geriatrics & immunological studies8) Vajikarana - comprising of sexual disorder studies

scope of panchkarma
Scope ofPanchkarma
  • For Healthy People
  • In Seasonal illness
  • In geriatrics & pediatrics
  • Equally beneficial for men and women
  • To increase immunity and sexual power
  • For all types of chronic diseases as well as for newer diseases

Advised before or after any kind of

surgical treatment. So that the

reoccurrence of disease can be checked.

  • Helps to reduce the total time taken for the

treatment of chronic diseases.

Excess   toxins are eliminated by this

process thus giving medicine more space

to act fast.

  • Cost effective treatment, since time taken

to cure a disease is shortened, total cost 

of treatment goes down.


Obesity ?

Go for Udvartana


Hair Fall ? Insomnia ?

Go for Shiro - dhara


Muscular / bone pain ?

Go for Pinda - Sweda


Skin Problems ?

Go for Vamana - Virechana


FAQs / Myths of Ayurveda

  • Ayurvedic medicines are ‘hot’ in nature
  • Ayurvedic treatment is slow
  • Ayurvedic medicines are costly
  • Ayurvedic medicines are bitter to taste
  • Ayurveda does not have scientific base
  • Ayurvedic medicine are ’toxic’

FAQs / Myths of Ayurveda

  • Ayurvedic medicine can not combine
  • with other system of medicine
  • Very strict diet regime is compulsory .
  • Ayurveda can treat all incurable disease
  • No formal study is required to practice
  • Ayurveda
  •  What is the future of Ayurveda

FAQs / Myths of Panchkarma

  • Is Panchkarma safe
  • Who can take Panchkarma treatment
  • Why Panchkarma is so important in ayurveda
  •  Is Panchkarma treatment painful
  • Does the “ghee” used in this treatment
  • increases cholesterol & weight 
  • Is Panchkarma practiced in foreign countries
  • Are the detoxification effects of Panchkarma
  • permanent

Thus Panchkarma & Ayurveda

contributes to the Rotary Mission,

to help build a better world,

by enhancing the quality of life.