Anjana For Eye Diseases

Anjana beneficial in eye diseases, is a Procedure of applying medicinal pastes   powders to the inner side of lower lids. The meaning of word Anjana is “that which spreads in the eye ”.

Method Of Application

  • Fill anjana shalaka  with Anjana medicine is held in Rt hand
  • Apply from inner canthus to outer canthus or outer to inner side to the inner aspect of lower eyelids.
  • Should not be excessive in kaninika or apanga
  • Use the Lt hand to stretch the eye
  • Apply by fingertips, if only to the lids
  •  Do not wash immediately, even if irritation present
  • Wash the eye with water, only after complete drainage of tears and doshas
  • If irritation persists, after prakshalana apply pratyanjana
  • Dilute the medicine with water or honey, in case of applying Lekhananjana and then


  • All types of eye diseases
  • Refractive error
  • Blurred vision
  • Diminished vision
  • Retinopathy
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Conjunctivitis

In addition

Medicines For Anjana Therapy

  • Kokila Varthi
  • Nayana Sukha Varthi
  • Gairikadi Gutikanjana
  • Pathyadi Varthi
  • Triphaladi Rasakriya

Again it is equally important to know the complications also.