Suvarnaprash also known as Swarna bindu prashan is an unique Ayurvedic preparation that is known to enhance the immune power of human body. Swarna means gold and Prashana refers to act of consuming. The act of consuming noble metal gold “Swarna Prashana (Suvarnaprash)” is considered as one of the 16 essential Sanskars (regimens) described for improving overall health in children.
According to Ayurveda our body needs to get right nourishment to support proper physical and mental development that can sustain till the old age. Swarna Prashan is therefore recommended to be taken immediately after birth and continued till the age of 16 years. Swarna Prashana (Suvarnaprash) is made using swarna bhasma (gold ash) mixed with honey and cow ghee containing herbal extracts like vacha, brahmi, shankupushpi,all of which show strong immune boosting properties.
The health benefits of Swarna Prashana (Suvarnaprash) are explained in an ancient classic textbook called “Kashyapa Samhita.” According to Ayurvedic texts Swarna Prashana (Suvarnaprash) shows following benefits.
1. Boosts Immune system
2. Enhances Memory
3. Improves Digestion
4. Nourishes the skin
5. Reduces mental agitation
6. Improves hearing and vision
7. Improves overall physical and mental health
Suvarnaprash contains pure gold in the form of ash and some other herbs that are known to enhance the immune power of the body.