Karna Purna (Ear Oleation)


Indications of Karna Purana
In the following diseases, Karna purana helps:

Earwax blockage
Wax removal or excess wax
Ear congestion
Meniere’s disease
Hearing loss
Swimmer’s ear
Neck pain
Jaw pain
Pain disorders
Acoustic nerve weakness
General body aches
Vata diseases (Neurological disorders)
Body balance disorders
Generally, ayurvedic practitioners use karna purana therapy for purifying the ear canal and ear structures.


In Ayurveda the procedure of instilling medicated oils or clarified butter (ghee) in the ears is called Karna Purana. It is beneficial in ear diseases including hearing loss, tinnitus, Meniere’s disease (characterized by mainly vertigo), swimmer’s ear and other diseases related to the ears.

Medicated oils are used in Karna Purana. These oils have strengthening properties for ear structures. These oils nourish all parts of the ears including external ear, middle ear, inner ear and eardrum.
It is very helpful for Balance Disorders. Balance disorders are characterized by vertigo, dizziness and loss of balance.
If you are suffering from frequent earaches, then it is the good therapy for your ears. The ayurvedic oils used in the therapy of Karna Poorna are beneficial for reducing inflammation and pain of the ears.
Karna Purna also improves hearing capacity and quality. It nourishes the acoustic nerve and improves signal quality to the brain. It also enhances better interpretations of sounds by the hearing center in the brain.
The mind disturbs due to many reasons such as depression, sleeplessness, emotional trauma etc. The karna purna helps to calm the brain and mind as well.
It increases sense of sound by enhancing ear functions.
If karana purana taken regularly in interval of six months, it helps to prevent frequent ear infections.
Karna purana helps in headache and migraine that are associated with body balance problems.