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Swarna Prashana

Swarna Prashana is one of sixteen samskaras mentioned in the ancient texts for children.

Swarna Prashana Overview

Swarna Prashana is a process in which SWARNA(GOLD) or “HERBS WITH GOLD” is given in the form of liquid, semi solid or paste form to children. ‘Swarna’ means ‘Gold’ and ‘Prashana’ means ‘to eat’.

Administration of processed gold in children is a unique practice mentioned in Ayurveda as “Swarnaprashana” by Acharya Kashyapa thousands of years back. He explained evidently the administration of Swarna (gold) in children for the benefits of improving intellect, digestion and metabolism, physical strength, immunity, complexion, fertility, and life span.

Benefits of Swarna Prashana
  • Improves immune system, physical strength and digestion power.
  • Improves grasping and retention power and memory
  • Tones up skin and imparts fairer complexion
  • Protects children from illness that occur due to seasonal change
  • Protects children from allergies
Time and frequency of administration

Swarna Prashana needs to be administered for six months, on the day of Pushya Nakshatra. This day arrives after every 27 days. Pushya constellation is said to have Pushti (Strengthening) and Poshana (Nourishing) qualities. Hence this constellation is chosen to administer Suvarna prashan.

Age Swarna Prashan could be administered to a new born infant to a 16 year old child. However, it is most beneficial for children up to five years of age.

Ingredients of Swarna Prashana: Gold, Vacha, Shankh Pushpi, Brahmi, Ashwagandha, honey, cow’s ghee, etc.

Swarna prashana – exclusively by our Ayurveda pediatrician!
  • Every month on the auspicious day of pushya nakshatra
  • From 10.00 am to 9.00pm
  • We send it across all over India to reach in time on request
  • Home delivery also available with additional cost
Swarnaprashana Dates Calender – 2021
2021 Month Date Day
January 01, 28 Friday, Thursday
February 25 Thursday
March 24 Wednesday
April 20 Tuesday
May 18 Monday
Jun 14 Wednesday
July 11 Sunday
August 08 Sunday
September 04 Saturday
October 01, 29 Friday, Friday
November 25 Thursday
December 22 Wednesday

This process promotes overall growth in a natural way. Due to its broader benefits, it is not only useful for normal children, its much more beneficial for children with special needs such as autism, learning difficulties, attention deficit disorder, hyper activity, delayed milestones, etc.