Lukewarm medicinal oil/decoction is poured in as even stream on to the forehead for specific time to pacify & revitalize the Mind & Body. It's therapeutic utility for curing patients suffering from Insomnia is well known. During this therapy, medicated oil/milk/buttermilk is poured on the forehead between the eyebrows in a continuous stream. If oil is used, this therapy is called Taila Dhara. If milk is used for this therapy, then it is called as Dugdha Dhara. If however, buttermilk is used then it is called Takra Dhara.
Taila Dhara - It is the excellent therapy for the treatment of several diseases connected with head, neck, throat & nervous system as well. It's effects are well known for intense rejuvenation & anti-ageing therapies. Shirodhara improves memory, ensures sound sleep, stops hairfall & one of the best therapy to refresh your senses.
Dugdha Dhara - This is very useful for persons suffering from sleeplessness, burning sensation, chronic fever, typhoid fever.
Takra Dhara - This type of dhara also cures the permature greying of hair, headache, diseases of eye, ear. It promotes the digestion, corrects vomiting & lack of appetite. It is also helpful in Thyroid disorders, Burning, eye sight complaints, early stage of cataract. After this therapy, the person should take rest for about one hour before resuming to work.