Ayurvedic treatments

Ayurveda is a complete science of life. Life according to Ayurveda is a combination of senses, mind, body and soul. Ayurveda is not only limited to body or physical symptoms but also gives a comprehensive knowledge about spirituality.

Benefits of Ayurvedic Treatments

      • Ayurvedic treatment uses therapeutic oils or powder made from natural herbs and plants as a result there no side effects unlike other systems of medicines which have many side effects.
      • Yoga exercises strengthens bones, muscles and important organs like heart, liver, etc and improves blood circulation and keep a check on sugar levels.
      • Ayurvedic massage, yoga exercises and meditation helps in calming down the nerves and relieves you of all stress and frustrations in your day-to-day lives. It also helps remove harmful toxins from the body, making you feel good and relaxed.

Types of Ayurvedic treatments

PIZHICHIL
In this treatment, lukewarm therapeutic oils are applied all over the body by two or four trained therapists in a special rhythmic way continuously for about 60 to 90 minutes. This treatment is useful for Rheumatic diseases like Arthritis Paralysis, Hemiplegia, Paralysis-Agitanus, Sexual weakness, nervous nervous disorders, etc.

NJAVARAKIZHI
It is a process by which the whole body or any specific part thereof is made to perspire by the application of certain ayurvedic puddings externally in the form of Boluses tied up in muslin bag. This is applied by two to four therapists for about 60-90 minutes. This treatment is for all types of Rheumatism, Pain in the Joints, Emaciation of limb, High Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and certain kinds of skin diseases.

DHARA                   
In this process some herbal oils, therapeutic milk and buttermilk, etc are poured on the forehead in a special method for 45 minutes in a day. This treatment is mainly for Insomnia, vatha, predominated diseases, mental tension and certain skin diseases.

UDVARTHANAM 
This is a typical massage with herbal powder for about 30 to 45 minutes. This treatment is for diseases like Hemiplegia, Paralysis, Obesity and certain Rheumatic ailments.

ABHYANGAM
Special type of oil massage in which various types of pressure are applied according to the pains for 45 minutes. This treatment is very useful for Obesity, etc.

KATIVASTHI
In this process, specially prepared warm therapeutic oil is kept over the lower back with herbal paste boundary. This treatment lasts for 45 minutes to 60 minutes and it is good for any type of back pain and spinal disorders.

UROVASTHI
Like Kativasthi, warm medicated oil is kept over the chest for 45 minutes. This is an effective treatment for asthma, other respiratory problems, heart diseases and muscular chest pain.