Herbal fume inhalation similarities between Dhoopan and Hawan

Interdisciplinary Journal of Yagya Research

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Title Herbal fume inhalation similarities between Dhoopan and Hawan
Creator Kamde, Rahulkumar Ramkrushna
Subject Dhoopan
Ayurvedic texts
Vedic texts
Description Herbal fume inhalation for health benefit or disease treatment is an Ayurvedic and Vedic approach. In Ayurvedic texts it is mentioned as Dhoopan and in Vedic texts it is referred as hawan (Yagya). There are similarities in methods and procedures of both the methods. The present study identifies five areas where there are similarities i.e. herbal mixture preparation, offerings to fire, use of smokeless fire, use of chanting, dose repetition. This perspective showed similarity present between these two ancient herbal inhalation methods potentiating a great scope of further research in this direction.
Publisher Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Gayatrikunj-Shantikunj, Haridwar, Uttarakhand-249411, India
Date 2021-09-19
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Identifier http://ijyr.dsvv.ac.in/index.php/ijyr/article/view/71
Source Interdisciplinary Journal of Yagya Research; Vol. 4 No. 1 (2021); 31-34
Language eng
Relation http://ijyr.dsvv.ac.in/index.php/ijyr/article/view/71/114
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Rahulkumar Ramkrushna Kamde

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