Ayurvedic Treatment

hridaya Basti


Hrid Basti in Sanskrit refers to Hridaya, the heart and Basti, the container or retainer. This is also called asUrobasti (Uro=chest and basti=retaining something inside). So Hrid Basti is an oil bath on the heart. This suggests an Ayurvedic hot oil treatment where the medicated hot oil preparation or freshly prepared herbal decoction is poured over the heart region.

Duration of treatment: 30 minutes


  • Pacifies aggravated Vata dosha in the chest region
  • Nourishes and Strengthens the cardiac muscles; thus rejuvenate the heart
  • Regulates cardiac functions
  • Relieves deep seated repressed stress,anger and grief
  • Improves blood circulation and breathing
  • Gives a sense of peace and happiness

Therapeutic conditions:

  • Ischemic Heart Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Valvular disease