Akshi Tarpan (Eye rejuvenation)

akshi-tarpan

Netra Tarpan: Ayurvedic Eyes Rejuvenation

Netra means eye and tarpan means giving strength to the eyes. The medicated ghee is poured over the eyelids in an enclosure built around the eye out of wheat flour. It is said to be an excellent treatment to improve vision and clarity of the mind.

Netra Tarpana is one of the specialized treatments for various eye disorders. Netra Tarpana acts as both preventive and curative therapy for maintaining normal healthy condition of eyes. Netra Means Eyes and tarpana Means Nourishment. Netra Tarpana is a procedure wherein lukewarm medicated ghee is made to stay stagnant in the eyes for a speculated time in a specific formed frame.

 

Procedure:
This treatment aims to provide optimum rejuvenation to eyes. Dough of Urad (black gram) is put around the eye ball in such a way that a dam like appearance is seen. Then herbal healing ghee (clarified butter) is put in this groove to lubricate the eye and surrounding areas which will be kept warm for 30 – 35 minutes. This provides improved vision with beautiful eyes and strengthening of eye tissues.

Benefits:
1) Cleanses eyes by removing dust from the cornea.
2) Moisturises the dry eye.
3) Improvises blurred vision.
4) Reduces burning of eyes.
5) Aids in the improvement of eye disturbances and thus improves clarity of the mind.

Indication:
Dry eyes syndrome
Burning in the eyes
Vata diseases in the eyes
Curved eyes
Conjunctivitis
Pain in the eyes
Watering eyes
Night blindness
Squinting
Myopia
Reduces Dark circles if regularly done