A Study of Adhoshakhagata Marma with special reference to Kshipra Marma
Mehak kamboj, Tanvi Mahajan and Pramod Anand Tiwari
Journal Title:International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
The Marma is very important and unique concept of the Ayurvedic system of medicine. Kshipra Marma is one among the Adhoshakhagata Marma and Kalatarapranahara Marma. Depending upon the prognosis of the injury, sometimes this marma behaves as Sadhyapranahara. That’s why, it is essential for the surgeon or medical man to have complete acquaintance of the structures present at the site of Kshipra Marma while performing surgical procedures like Shastrakarma (Siravedha), Agni Karma and Ksharkarma and more. In present era, people are very vulnerable to accidental injuries and site of Kshipra Marma get injured in most of the cases. To get the proper guidelines for the cure and surgical/medical management of the injury at the location of kshipra marma, the structures present at the site of Kshipra Marma should be understood properly.