What Hrid Vasti is?
Hrid Vasti is a specialized Ayurvedic treatment for various cardiac ailments in which warm medicated oil is retained inside an herbal paste boundary over the heart.
How it is done?
First the patient is made to lie face up on the Droni or massage table. A rectangular or circular reservoir made of black gram dough is built up on the area over the heart. After ensuring that this is leak-proof, a lukewarm medicinal oilis slowly poured into it. The oil and the receptacle are kept on for about 15-20 minutes. During that period the oil is kept warm. After that the oil and the dough are both removed. The therapy takes 30 minutes.
What diseases Hrid Vasti helps to cure?
It is beneficial in various cardiac ailments like Cardio Myopathy etc. and also beneficial in Asthma.
What are the benefits of Hrid Vasti beside direct treatment?
It strengthens the heart, relieves deep seated anger and sadness.