Siro’ means Head and ‘Dhara’ means the steady and continues flow of liquid. The liquid can be some herbal oils or some medicated milk, medicated butter milk etc.
In this process any of the above mentioned liquid is taken ( according to the need of the person ) and being poured on the forehead in a special method for about 40 minutes to 45 minutes in a day for a period of 5 to 21 days as per the condition of the patient.
Indication :- This treatment is very useful in Insomnia (Loss of sleep ) , Loss of memory , poor concentration , Chronic headaches , Stress , Depression , mental tension and also in certain Skin diseases.
This treatment has shown great results in case of sinusitis and under eye dark circles also.
If we are taking the medicated butter milk for this process then this is very helpful in High Blood Pressure as it reduces the blood pressure very rapidly. So if we take Medicated Buttermilk then this process is called as Takra dhara.