Suvarna Prashan camp was arranged on 26-Sep-16 (in Pushya Nakshatra as per Hindu Calendar) in Kandivali, Mumbai. 49 children were administered with medicine and were also provided with free consultation.
Suvarna Prashan Sanskar is one of the 16 essential rituals described in ancient Ayurveda for children.
In this process Suvarna bhasma (purified ash of gold) is administered with fortified ghee prepared with herbal extracts, and honey in liquid or semisolid form to children of age group of 0-12 yrs. This is administered in Pushya Nakshatra- an auspicious day- which happens to come after every 27 days, given on this day it bestows excellent benefits. More about Suvarna Prashan.