Suvarna Prashan : Ayurvedic way to boost child's Immunity - Dates 2021
Suvarna Prashan for children is done on the auspicious day of Pushya nakshatra in every month. It is also known as Suvarna Bindu Prashan or swarna Prashan or Swarna Maha Yoga.
Suvarna Prashan 2021 Dates
1 & 28 th January 2021 24 February 2021 24 March 2021 20 April 2021 17 May 2021 14 June 2021 11 July 2021 7 August 2021 4 September 2021 1 & 28 th October 2021 25 November 2021 22 December 2021
Suvarna Prashan in ancient ayurvedic books mentioned as unique method of boosting immunity and intellect in children.
In this Modern era humans are stuck in lots of stress. The faulty food habits, addictions, changed faulty agricultural practices which in turn affects mental and physical health of human.
This is one of the main reason behind many diseases in mankind.
The modern vaccination techniques are specific and are of great help only when a particular pathogen invades the body. But the Ayurvedic method of Suvarna Prashana is in action 24x7 and protects individuals as it improves their immunity.
Suvarna Prashan has an extra benefit as it improves nervous coordination & memory power. Hence promotes intellect along with immunity. Suvarna has the properties like that of Medha Vardhana, Agni Vardhana, Bala Vardhana, Vrushya Vardhana, Ayushyakara, Graha Badha Nashak, etc.
The process in which Suvarna (Gold) along with various Ayurvedic Aushadhiya Dravyas, Pure Cow's Ghee, and Honey is mixed and taken in the form of liquid, semi-solid, or paste form by children through their mouth.
Time to give Suvarna Prashana:-
Suvarna Prashan can be done every day Morning or At least on the day of Pushya nakshatra. This day arrives after every 27 days.
Benefits Of Suvarna Prashan –
Ayurvedic Classic book 'Kashyapa Samhita' has mentioned the technique of Suvarna prashan and various health benefits of Suvarna Prashan.
” Suvarnaprashan hi etat medhagnibalavardhanamm|
Aayushyam mangalam punyam vrushyam grahapaham||
Maasat paramamedhave vyaadhirbhirnn cha dhrushyate|
Shadbhirmaasai shrutdhar suvarnaprashanad bhavet|| ”
(Sutrasthanam Kashyap Samhita)
Boost to Immune system-
The ingredient of Suvarna Prashana is purified gold in the form of ash. It also contains some other herbs that are known to enhance the immunity, digestion & memory of an individual. An accurate dosage of Suvarna Prashana if given to a child, can help to build strong immunity and can decrease chances of common infections such as cough, cold, and fever.
Suvarna Prashan can improve attention and grasping power in children. It also enhances memory power in children. Suvarna Prashan found to be very important for improving brain health in children.
Suvarna Prashan promotes & improves the process of digestion and hence improves the absorption of essential nutrients from food.
Nourishment of Skin -
Good skin is a sign of good health. Suvarna Prashan removes the unwanted toxins from the body causing total body detoxification. It enhances the circulation of blood towards the skin which results in improved skin texture and imparts glow to the skin.
Reduces mental agitation-
Suvarna Prashan is very effective in reducing temper and tantrums. Calming & soothing effects of Suvarna Prashan on the mind are very beneficial in children with special needs such as autism, learning difficulties, attention deficit disorder and hyperactivity.
Enhances overall physical and mental health-
Suvarna Prashan promotes the blood circulation in the body and also stimulates the nervous system, thereby leading to overall good physical and Mental Health.
Relation of Pushya nakshatra and Suvarna Prashana -
Suvarna Prashana is advised to be done on pushya nakshatra. Pushya means nourishment and pushya nakshatra is one of the most auspicious of the 27 nakshatras. It has been said that properties of gold are enhanced by nature in this day, and that is why Suvarna Prashan is advised on this day.
Suvarna Prashana can be consumed on any other day, however, the efficacy can vary and it may not be as effective as pushya nakshatra.