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Panchakarma
The Three Stages
Poorva (pre) Karma - These important preparatory procedures have two parts

  • Oelation (snehana) Therapy

  • Fomentation (swedana) Therapy


  • Pradhan (main) Karma - Consists of the five essential purificatory therapies, namely.

  • Emesis Therapy

  • Purgation Therapy

  • Enema Therapy

  • Nasal Therapy

  • Bloodletting


  • Paschat (post) Karma - Crucial follow-up therapies that include diet, medication & lifestyle.