Swedan Karma

SWEAT INDUCING THERAPY (Swedan)

Sweat inducing therapy comprises of activities aimed at removing stiffness, coldness , heaviness in the body by inducing sweat. ImbalancedDoshas residing in the minutest body channels are liquefied and eliminated from body through sweat inducing therapy.

Recommended for :

  • Chronic cold
  • Cough
  • Hiccups
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Ear ache
  • Headache
  • Facial paralysis
  • Paralysis
  • Constipation
  • Retention of urine
  • Difficulty in passing out of urine
  • Pain, stiffness and heaviness

Contraindicated in subjects :

  • Consuming alcohol daily
  • Who are pregnant
  • Suffering from haemorrhages / bleeding
  • With Pitta personality
  • Suffering from diabetes and loose motions
  • Unconsciousness
  • Obese
  • Thirsty
  • Hungry
  • Suffering from Jaundice
  • Suffering from abdominal disorders
  • Afflicted with trauma
  • Who are weak
  • Suffering from Gout

Indications of properly done sweat therapy

  • Coldness and pain in the body is eliminated
  • Heaviness and stiffness is pacified
  • Sweat is induced
  • Disease / Problem is alleviated
  • Lightness in the body
  • Desire to have cold substances

Indications of insufficiently done sweat therapy

  • Sweat is not properly produced
  • Coldness in the body persists
  • Lack of desire for cold substances
  • Pain is not relieved

Indications of excessively done sweat therapy

  • Exaggerated Pitta and blood
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Thirst
  • Prostrated body (Completely exhausted body)
  • Burning sensation in the body
  • Hoarseness of the body
  • Weakness
  • Pain in joints
  • Eruptions
  • Fever
  • Vomiting