Matra Basti

It is a medicated oil enema which is administered into the rectum. This procedure gives the following benefits;
It helps improve the digestive fire or Agni and helps in the digestion of toxins.
It rejuvenates the skin which is the direct result of rasa and rakta dhatu. Rasa dhatu is the outcome of consuming food where acids, alkali and food are mixed in harmony where food is consumed in a pleasant state of mind. Rasa is useful to nourish every tissue of the body.
It helps in maintaining the water metabolism by nourishing the walls of the large intestine.

Niruha or kashaya Basti

It is a process where medicated decoction enema is administered into the large intestine.
The benefits are;
The medicated decoction balances the vaayu, thereby improving the life of tissues in the body. It activates the life force which originates at the pelvic diaphragm and enhances the overall energy in the body.
When vaayu is toned, it also helps in toning the nerve impulses thereby relaxing the nerves and muscles
It induces deep state of relaxation.
It eliminates constipation.