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Friday, September 11, 2015

Swarnprashna(Ayurvedic vaccine)

In the world of medicines with harmful side effects, genetically modified food, chemically treated drinks, busy lifestyle, electronic distractions and unpredictable environment, It is a big challenge for parents to build a stronger & intelligent kids. Swarna Prashana is a natural, time tested, practiced for more than 1000s of years by our ancestors that builds over all health and intelligence naturally without leaving any harmful side effects.

Today it is now popularly known as an ayurvedic immunization program or “ayurvedic way of vaccination” promoted by many ayurvedic professionals. It is sometimes known by other names like, Swarna amruta prashana, Swarna prashana, Swarna prashan, Swarn prashan, Swarna bindu prashana or Suvarna prashan.

Since ancient times, our ancestors passed their best practices of holistic lifestyle to their next generations. Over a period of time they became a ritual that got integrated into their day to day life. These series of rituals are known as samskaras. They are connected with the major events of life such as pregnancy, childbirth, naming ceremony, education, marriage, etc. These samskaras enables us to live a complete fulfilling physical and spiritual life.

Swarna Prashana is one  of sixteen samskaras mentioned in ancient texts for paediatrics. It is an unique method to build long lasting health and intellect naturally without leaving any harmful side effects.

Suvarna prashan sanskar is one of the 16 essential rituals described in ayurveda for children.
Definition : The process in which Suvarna bhasma (purified ash of gold) is administered with fortified ghee prepared with herbal extracts, and honey in liquid or semisolid form.
Whom to administer : Suvarna prashan can be given to age group of      0-16yrs.
Time of administration : suvarna prashan can be done daily early in the morning, or atleast on every Pushya nakshatra- an auspicious day- which happens to come after every 27 days, given on this day it bestows excellent benefits.
Benefits of suvarna prashan :
Suvarna prashan increases immunity power and developes resistance against common infections, thus prevents children from falling ill very oftenly.
It builds physical strength in children and enhances physical activites, and also improves stamina for the same.
Regular doses of Suwarna prashan improves child’s intellect, grasping power, sharpness, analysis power, memory recalling in an unique manner.
It kindles digestive fire, improves digestion and decreases related complaints.
Suvarna prashan also improves child’s appetite.
It helps to nurture early physical and mental development.
It developes an inbuilt strong defense mechanism in kids which acts as a safety sheild against diseases and complaints occuring due to seasonal change and other prevailing infections.
It helps body to recover early in case of any illness.
It guards children from various allergies.
It protects children from ailments occuring during teething phase.
Tones up skin colour.
Overall it makes child healthier, children taking Suwarna prashan doses regularly can be easily distinguised from their remarkably outstanding  physical and mental ability.