What is the importance of holy ash?

What is the importance of holy ash?

What is the importance of holy ash?, Applying holy ash is said to regulate all the 7 chakras in the body, which is the basis for good health. Illness is said to be mainly due to the imbalance of our seven glands (chakras). Applying vibhuti balances the chakras and therefore keeps us healthy.

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We get a small amount of vibhuti in all the temples in India for free whenever we go to pray there. If you want a large amount of vibhuti for daily use, you can buy from the shops outside the temples, usually, they stock vinhuti. Try to buy one that is not perfumed as it might cause skin allergies. Though we can get perfumed vibhuti from the shops, as usual, I prefer to make my own.

Bhasma or ash is applied to the forehead, but some also apply it to other parts of the body like upper arms and chest. Some also scrub it all over the body.

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Traditionally, to make the vibhuthi, we use karukkai (semi grown paddy grains) from the paddy fields. They are usually discarded, and we use them to make the holy ash. To make the holy ash, cow dung is made into balls, flattened and sun-dried well. Then on an auspicious day, they are layered with karukkai and hay till they are about 6 to 7 feet in height. After the prayers and chanting, the fire is lit, and it burns for several days.  But to make the vibhooti, cow dung that is obtained from organic grass-fed native cows should be used.

In Hinduism, vibhuti (Sanskrit: विभूति, romanized: vibhūti), also called bhasma or thiruneeru, is sacred ash made of burnt dried wood, burnt cow dung and/or cremated bodies used in Agamic rituals.
Ritually, ash is of four types: shrauta, that which results from the Vedic fire- rituals; smarta, that which results from fire rituals based on smriti literature; Shivagnija, that which results from the burning of twigs of bilva tree or other sacred flora dear to Shiva and; laukika, that which results from ordinary …
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Vibhuti also called Bhasma and Thiruneeru refers to ash got by burning.

Applying Vibhuti On Our Forehead Benefits:
  • Increases Positive Energy: Holy ash increases the positive energy. …
  • Prevents Headaches: Applying holy ash prevents headaches. …
  • Regulates The Chakras: …
  • Treats Cold: …
  • Increases Compassion For Others:

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For external applications, as I mentioned before, using cow dung is one way and the other is using the ash after doing homam (pooja ceremony). For example, I collected the ash after ayush homam, for the ritual 9 different herbs and more than 54 herbal ingredients were used.  The ash collected is not white like made with cow dung, but it has wonderful medicinal properties

Applying Vibhuti on our forehead | Benefits and uses of Vibhutu (Bhasma| Holy ash ) What is the importance of holy ash?

1. Increases Positive Energy:

Holy ash increases the positive energy. The smell, the act of applying it, the chanting before it, everything increases the positive energy.

2. Prevents Headaches:

Applying holy ash prevents headaches. Since it is made with lots of herbs that have amazing health benefits including analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties, when we apply vibhuti on our forehead it helps reduce the headache pain. Try not to use perfumed vibhutis on your forehead when you are having headaches.

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Applying holy ash is said to regulate all the 7 chakras in the body, which is the basis for good health. Illness is said to be mainly due to the imbalance of our seven glands (chakras). Applying vibhuti balances the chakras and therefore keeps us healthy.

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4. Treats Cold:

Thiruneer also prevents colds and is very good for preventing all cold-related headaches. Holy ash made from the method given below is especially good for cold-related problems, as it is made with the ashes of many wonderful herbs that help both treat and relieve inflammation.

5. Increases Compassion For Others: What is the importance of holy ash?

It always reminds me of the impermanence of our lives, my grandma used to tell me that the thought that we are here in this world for a short span of time will decrease our worldly desires and increase compassion for others.

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