ISSN Print: 2277-4343
Article: A CRITICAL REVIEW ON ANUVASAN BASTI
Article Category: Review articles
Author: Ashu Sharma *, Ravindra Kumar
Abstract: Basti is Panchakarma's most essential and popular procedure, used to treat various disorders. It is a method of administrating medicine in the form of oil and decoction through the rectal route. Anuvaasan Basti is a type of Basti in which Sneha is used for administration. Vata is the main causative factor in the manifestation of diseases occurring in the Shakha, Koshtha and Marma. Anuvasana Basti can be used as a single therapy for various Vata Vikaras. An attempt has been made here to review the concept of Anuvasana Basti.
Keyword: Basti, Anuvasana Basti, Matra Basti, Sneha Basti