Virechana is medicated as well as ayurvedic purgation healing. it is the purification of the Pitta and the distillation of the blood toxins from the body that are gathered in the liver as well as gallbladder. It totally washes the gastro-intestinal region. It is a safe process without side effects. Generally, it is manages three days after the Vamana healing but this may diverge. Virechan cleanses the fret glands, small intestine, colon, kidneys, tummy,  liver also spleen. This karma mostly aims to eradicate doshas that cannot be disinterested by Vamana karma for instance the kidneys, lungs also sweat glands. This removal process of vitiated doshas through rectum is known as Virechana. The herbs used for virechana (purgation healing) vitiate the doshas and conveys them into the koshta (belly). Purgative herbs are leading in earth and water elements also have descending progress. Medicines of virechana prepared from purgative flora, for instance familiar milk hedge (Snuhi), or abolition croton (Jaiphal) are used for this function.

Virechan essences:

Senna, prune, bran, flaxseed shell, dandelion core, psyllium kernel, cow’s milk, salt, castor grease, raisins, mango fluid, triphala.


Prior to the method, the patient is subjected to oleation as well as sudation treatments in arrange to bring the doshas to the stomach. Then on basis of the legitimate psychoanalysis, stomach assessment, age, mind conditions, the dose and therapeutic herb are determined and the patient is subjected to purgation. More the regularity more the outcome of the dose which is deem as a perfect purgation healing. After the treatment patient is asked to scrutinize fasting and then get a light diet.

The illnesses which can be treated by virechan

  • Fever
  • Skin infections
  • Haematemesis
  • Epistaxis
  • Fistula
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Splenic illness
  • cancer
  • Goiters
  • Lymphadenitis
  • Artificial poisonous
  • Cholera
  • Retention of urine
  • Leprosy
  • Inguinal puffiness
  • Intestinal inertia
  • Cardiac disorders
  • Rheumatic circumstances
  • Anorexia

Before Virechan:

Before Virechan, person has to undergo Vamana healing – vomiting cure. After Vamana treatment, the personA is made to undertake detailed diet routine called Samsarjana. After that three days of oil massage and sweating healing is directed. Then Virechana can be done.



  • Detoxification of the contaminants from the body.
  • Detoxify the toxins from the liver.
  • Regulates suitable metabolism.
  • Beneficial in skin disorders, urticarial rashes, allergies.
  • Mostly relieves gastro-intestinal muddles
  • Decreases weight by removing extreme fat from the stomach.

Diet after virechan-

  • Warm water
  • Liquid diet
  • warm gruel (manda) prepared with well cooked elderly rice
  • green gram soup
  • lean meat-soup
  • vegetable soup
  • Peya, Vilepi( thicker rice water )

Should refrain from the following for the entire day

  • Speaking out loud,
  • glut eating,
  • long time sitting,
  • long distances walking,
  • irritation as well as sorrow,
  • Exposure to sun, ,
  • Travelling,
  • Indulging in sexual intercourse,
  • avoiding sleep
  • resting during day time,
  • fast food
  • Intake of diet completely having one taste