About Nasya (Nasal Insufflations)
Nasya is a therapy that is given for problems related to the head and neck.
This treatment is given to those patients who have a headache, shortness of breath, and fever.
Nasya treatment is given through the nose, in which powder and medicated oil are put in the nose so that it gets closer to the head and stimulates them.
It is indicated mainly in aggregated and accumulated Dosha of the head and neck. Administration of medicines through Nostrils.
Charaka describes several ways to administer Nasya. The first squeezing drips juices extracted from fresh herbs into the nasal passages.
This cleanses and soothes the para-nasal sinus area. Ayurveda employs squeezing for insomnia, headache, and anxiety.