Management of Grahani Roga by Ayurveda principles and life style modification

  • Sapan Jain Professor & HOD Department of Kayachikitsa, Jupiter Ayurveda Medical College, Nagpur, India.
  • Seema G Chawardol Professor & HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Nanded, India.
  • Jinesh Jain HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.
  • O.P Dwivedi Professor & HOD Department of Sharir Rachana, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.

Abstract

Grahani is an ayurveda terms related to the seat of agni (digestive fire), which help in the metabolism and digestion of food. The ancient text of ayurveda described that ingestion, digestion, absorption and assimilation of Aahaar is regulated by Grahani. When this Agni becomes; mandagni then improper digestion of ingested food leads pathological condition termed as Grahani roga. Similarly Trividh anomalies of the Jatharagni also termed as Grahanidosha. Grahani is a disease which affects large population globally especially in developing country and associated with improper food habits along with stressful lifestyle. The pathogenesis of Grahani roga works around Agnidosha which associated with impaired digestive function of digestive fire. Ayurveda described various treatment modalities for the management of Grahani roga such as; use of herbs & formulation, yoga and life style modification. Present article summarized ayurveda perspective of Grahani roga and its management by ayurveda principles and life style modification.


Keywords: Ayurveda, Grahani, Agnidosha, Yoga, Life style

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Author Biographies

Sapan Jain, Professor & HOD Department of Kayachikitsa, Jupiter Ayurveda Medical College, Nagpur, India.

Professor & HOD Department of Kayachikitsa, Jupiter Ayurveda Medical College, Nagpur, India. 

Seema G Chawardol, Professor & HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Nanded, India.

Professor & HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Nanded, India. 

Jinesh Jain, HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.

HOD Department of Panchkarma, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.  

O.P Dwivedi, Professor & HOD Department of Sharir Rachana, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.

Professor & HOD Department of Sharir Rachana, Government Ayurveda College, Rewa, India.

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Jain, S., Chawardol, S. G., Jain, J., & Dwivedi, O. (2018). Management of Grahani Roga by Ayurveda principles and life style modification. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, 8(6), 393-396. https://doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v8i6.2061