One of the Panchakarma’s mentioned in Ayurveda, Nasya therapy is a process whereby the required medication is administered through the nostrils.
Since the nose is the gateway of the head, this form of therapy is highly effective in treating a number of diseases related to the head area, if systematically performed. The therapy cleanses and opens the channels of the head, thereby improving the process of oxygenation (prana), which has a direct influence on the functioning of the brain.
This therapy enhances the activity of the sensory organs and protects from conditions and afflictions associated with the head area.
Nasya Karma can be used to effectively treat the following conditions: