The middle finger of our hands corresponds to the SPACE element(AKASH TATTAVA)In astrology,it signifies SATURN.When the tips of Middle Finger and Thumb are joined together,Akash Mudra is formed.The other three fingers are kept straight.
* It is through space only that we hear all sounds.That is,when a space element is joined with the Fire element,it removes all hearing difficulties.It improves and strengthens the hearing ability.
*Besides,it aids in removing all ear problems such as early discharges,TINNITUS(irritating sound in ears),and deafness.
*One of the most important benefits of this Mudra is that it removes foolishness and purposelessness.
*Children who fail to develop hearing power early in childhood can improve if their middle finger and thumb tips are joined by tape for some time daily.
*Middle finger is also related to heart.The expansion of the space element by this Mudra removes problems of Heart.
*It makes us broad-minded also.
*It removes Calcium deficiency and thus strengthens bones.
In Lock Jaw,when suddenly facial muscles become stiff,this Mudra will relieve quickly.
*In Joint pains,Arthritis,Gout,do Akash Mudra with one hand,and Prithvi Mudra with the other hand(called joint or Sandhi Mudra).
*SATURN is related to prosperity and affluence.People do SHANI PUJA(worship of SATURN) to seek blessings of Saturn for seeking wealth.This Mudra is equivalent to SHANI PUJA.
*This Mudra creates vibrations at AGYA CHAKRA or Pituitary Gland,and is thus very helpful in Meditation.
DR. RAJIV GROVER
Dr. Rajiv Grover specializes in Acupressure(Mastery in Head Points), Marma Chikitsa, Naturopathy, Medical Yoga and Meditation. He is a Consultant at Aushadhhi, Paramhans Prakashwati Mehta Institute of Holistic Healing and Research, a pioneer institute in Alternative Healing Therapies.
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