Ayurveda has always amused us with its different therapies and routes of administrations of medicines to different organs, so Akshi tarpana is one of such a unique therapy which is used to promote health of eyes.
Akshi tarpana is a unique process of application of the sneha (medicated ghee) to the eyes, for a certain period of time . It is known by different names viz NETRA TARPANA, NETRA BASTI,etc.
This is done to treat aliments(symptoms) of eyes like -
Dryness of eye.
Stiffness of eye.
Burning of eyes.
Injury to the eye.
Falling of eye lashes.
Blurring of vision.
Difficulty in opening & closing.
This is also done to rejuvenate eyes,
Ensures longevity of vision without blurring.
Helps in reducing the power of lens.
Very help full in computer syndrone ( damages/sympotoms due to continuous exposure to computer/tvscreen)
cleanses your eyes from dust/ dirt particles, pollutions.
reduces redness of eyes.
Its not painful,
Should be done under a doctor supervision only.
Different medicated ghee are used based on different conditions/needs.
Its a tested and trusted threapy sinces centuries.
Absloute no need to afraid or feared of.