Shirodhara - Ayurveda | Dr Franklin's panchakarma centre

Shirodhara is a type of Ayurveda treatment that includes gently pouring liquids over the forehead and can be one of the means required in Panchakarma. The name originates from the Sanskrit words shiro (head) and dhara (stream). The fluids utilized as a part of shirodhara rely on upon what is being dealt with, yet can incorporate oil, milk, buttermilk, coconut water, or even plain water. 

Shirodhara is an incredible treatment for a traded off nervous system. Shirodhara has been utilized to treat an different conditions including eye illnesses, sinusitis, hypersensitive rhinitis, turning gray of hair, neurological issue, memory loss, sleeping disorder, hearing problems, tinnitus, vertigo and certain sorts of skin ailments like psoriasis. It mitigates strain, stress, dread and migraine and in addition despondency. It manages temperament and gives sentiments of joy and unwinding. 

Shirodhara can likewise help with the accompanying conditions: 

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 

Shirodhara diminishes overabundance vata dosha which is the essential dosha out of adjust in PTSD. As indicated by Alakananda Ma of the Alandi Ayurveda Gurukulam, shirodhara finished with a suitable Shirodhara Oil containing nervine herbs will profoundly relieve the sensory system and facilitate the side effects of PTSD. 

Sleep deprivation 

Shirodhara is generally known for it's capacity to help with rest issues. Inquire about demonstrates the treatment viable alone furthermore when combined with natural support. Shirodhara with milk has additionally demonstrated viable in treating a sleeping disorder. The procedure empowers the pineal organ which produces melatonin, the controller of the wake-rest cycle. It quiets an agitated personality and prompts rest. In the event that your a sleeping disorder originates from working the night move and your wake-rest cycle is out of match up with the characteristic rhythms of the sun shirodhara can help with expelling exhaustion, reestablishing vitality and re-building up agreement in the doshas or constitution. 


Shirodhara has demonstrated successful in bringing down circulatory strain. 

Shirodhara is additionally an awesome treatment for the healthy individual hoping to keep up wellbeing and improve prosperity, clarity, quiet and invulnerability. Shirodhara advances profound unwinding, alleviates exhaustion and recharges and reinvigorates the body and brain. 

It additionally adjusts one's vitality level. In the event that you need rest and unwinding, the procedure will give you that. In the event that you are all around rested the procedure will improve your clarity and recognition. 

Shirodhara builds resistance by assuaging stress and stress, and adjusting the Ayurveda mind-body sorts or doshas so that your constitution stays solid. 

Shirodhara gives profound rest and reestablished vitality creating an ever-enduring and energetic face. Shirodhara assuages stress, stress and inordinate thought. It gives add up to unwinding as though from contemplation. This actually unwinds and revives the face and mellows stress lines. 

How does shirodhara function? 

There are a couple approaches to take a gander at how shirodhara functions it's enchantment. 

As indicated by Ayurveda, shirodhara is useful for Vata and Pitta dosha. At the point when out of adjust, Vata dosha displays as dread, uncertainty, stress, hustling contemplations. Out of adjust Pitta dosha displays as outrage, fractiousness, disappointment, judgment. 

The activity and characteristics of the fluid utilized as a part of shirodhara counters the characteristics of the out of adjust doshas. It mitigates, supports and mollifies the doshas through the use of the fluid to the temple, scalp and sensory system.