Tag Archives: Pancha Bhuta

Sneeze: The cleanser of respiratory organs

Sneezing helps to get rid of the accumulated toxins from the upper respiratory track with the help of the bhūta Āpah and the indriya śabdam.

THE MOST IMPORTANT BHŪTA – VĀYU, OUR VERY LIFE

Among the host of rituals instituted by our ancestors around the protection of plants and trees, are the offering of jal to trees like vatavrkśa (banyan), pīpal, aśwattha (fig) and āmalaki (Indian gooseberry).