SEKA

It is indicated in acute condition of the diseases. Medicine is poured on closed eyes (on closed eye lids) continuously from 4″ height, for a specific time, according to dosha.

सेकस्तु सूक्ष्मधाराभी: सर्वस्मिन्नयते हित:/
मलीताक्षस्य मर्तस्य प्रदेयश्च्तुरअन्गुलात //
(Sar. U. 13/1-2)

Types
स चापि स्नेहानो वाते रक्ते पित्ते च रोपण:/
लेखनश्च कफे कार्य: तस्य मात्राSधुनोच्यते /
षटवाक्शतै: स्नेहनेषु चतुर्भिश्चेव रोपणे /
वाक् शतैश्च त्रिभिः कार्य: सेको लेखन कर्मणी /
कार्यस्तु दिवसे सेको चात्ययिके गदे /
(Sar. U. 13/2-5)

1. Three types – Snehana, Ropana, Lekhana.

2. Two types – Ushnaseka, Seethaseka

Sr No.Name of the methodDosha predominanceDuration/TimeNature of Medicine1
1SnehanaIn vata disorders400 matra kala (aparahna)Luke warm, oily, madhura, amla, lavana oushada has to use
2RopanaIn pitta and raktha disorders600 matra kala (madhyahna)Cool, madhura, tikta, kashaya oushada has to use
3LekhanaIn kapha disorders300 or 200 matra kala (poorvahna)Luke warm, katu, tikta, kashaya oushada has to use

 

Post Procedure method-
Eyes should be washed with lukewarm water.
Avoid to exposure to bright light
Avoid to take Kaphavardhaka ahar-vihar

Samyaka Seka Lakshana-
Get relief from disease-Roga nivrutti
Get natural colour to eyes-Swabhavika varna
Happens proper functioning of eyes –Kriya padutwam
Get relief from pain-Vedana shanti

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