This method to treat musculo-skeletal disorders is unique from any other methods out there today.
A traditional Ayurvedic therapy in which a pool of warm oil or ghee (clarified butter) is retained in a ring made of dough. The Basti is applied on the area of your body that needs support, such as, your low back, neck, knees, navel, heart, even your eyes. This localized therapy helps to nourish and strengthen the underlying tissue.
The basti which are executed over the body surface are recognised as external basti’s such as janu (जानुबस्ति basti), kati basti (कटिबस्ति), manya basti (मन्याबस्ति), varna basti (व्रणबस्ति), haridaya basti (हृदयबस्ति) etc.
Basti treatment is very effective in case of constipation, lower backache, gout rheumatism, sciatica, arthritis, nervous disorders, vatta headache, emaciation, muscular atrophy.