Snehapana-Abhyantara Sneha Therapy
Internal administration of the fat substances is referred by the name abhyantarasneha. The word abhyantara refers to the internal route, and the snehana refers to administration of the fat substances. Different methods of the abhyantarasneha are listed below:
- Snehapana :- Oral administration of medicated or plain snehana.
- Snaihikadhuma :- Inhalation of the smoke through the Nostrils for the snehana effect.
- Anuvasanabasti :- Medicated sneha is administered in the form of an enema.
Among these different methods of administering the fat substances, snehapana is carried out through the oral route. The snaihikadhuma is administered through the nasal route. Snehana is carried out by rectal route in anuvasana basti.