Ashishveda Ayurvedic Therapy – Jaanu Basti


‘Jaanu’ means knee. It is a therapy that is used for the health issues of the knee.

What is the procedure of Jaanu Basti?

In this procedure, over a particular area of knee, a small shallow well is made either with a plastic mould or with flour. This small well is fixed temporarily on the knee. This shallow well is then filled with warm oil. When oil cools down a small portion of it is removed using a spoon. More warm oil is then filled in. This procedure goes on for about 45minutes.

What is it used for?

Knee pain
Odema of knee
Arthritis of knee
Tendon or ligament injury around knees

What kind of oil or medicines are used in Jaanu Basti?

Warm ayurvedic oils are used either on their own or medicated herb oils are used.

How many sessions of Jaanu Basti are needed generally?

At Ashishveda Dr Ashish recommends all Ayurvedic therapy session in a bundle of at least four sessions. This means to have one therapy session per day for four consecutive days.

Safety and contraindications of Jaanu Basti

This is fairly safe therapy. It can be used for clients of most ages.

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