A unique concept of Ayurveda developed by ancient Rishis through which parents can have a baby with all the psycho-physiological attributes parents wants to be in their baby. This means, by Garbh Sanskar, parents can plan and program their baby the way they want ! The wonderful, reliable, effective and unique science catering to the needs of modern parents….
Prior to concievation, its very important that the Matrubeej(Ovum) and Pitrubeej(Sperm) has no deformity and are pure in biological sense. Impure or deformed Beej are responsible for hereditary deformity and improper concievation resulting in unhealthy or a baby with congenital deformities. In Ayurveda, Matrubeej and Pitrubeej are purified by means of appropriate cleansing procedure called Panchkarma.
It is the procedure for concievation. There is a well-developed concievation procedure in the scriptures of Ayurveda, following which properly, is of vital importance in order to invite a pious and virtuous soul to the womb of mother. In Ayurveda, before parents engage themselves in Maithuna, there are Shlokas to be chanted and parents should prepare their mindset in order to invite a sacred, pious and virtuous soul. With this state of mind, parents should engage themselves in the process of Maithuna (sexual intercourse) in a well-defined and sacred way. The parents joining the program are well-informed about this Vidhi (procedure).
It is carried out after up to 3 months of concievation. Pusavan Sanskar mainly is meant of good and healthy child. However, in Ayurveda, there is specific guidelines by which parents can get the child of desired sex, i.e. either male or female child. The procedures to have child of desired sex is also covered in Pusavan Sanskar.
There are guidelines for food and mental attitude to be maintained by mother during pregnancy. As fetus grows in the womb, it gets various organs and mental abilities called Indriyas and Mind with course of time during the nine months of its stay in the womb at very specific time which is well-described in the scriptures of Ayurveda which being supported by modern research also. Mother is advised to remain in particular state of mind which is required for the virtues to be developed in the child during pregnancy.