Ayurveda the science of life and longevity, which is about 5000 years old, is the oldest healthcare system in the world and it combines the profound thoughts of medicine and philosophy. Since then Ayurveda has stood for the wholesome physical, the mental and spiritual growth of humanity around the world. Ayurveda is a unique, indispensable branch of healing which is based on the concept of balanced body, mind, spirit, emotions and senses.
मानंचतत्चयत्रोक्तं आयुर्वेदंसउच्यते (च.सू.)
Panchakarma is an integral part of Ayurveda treatment and can be administered as a preventive and therapeutic line of treatment. It’s important to administer one or more of the 5 fold Panchakarma therapies to restore and balance the body
Vamana – Emesis.
Virechana – Purgation.
Basti – Rectal route of administering medication.
Nasya – instilling of medicated drops into the nostril.
Rakta Mokshana – Bloodletting.
ELAKIZHI (Patra Potala Sweda)
Finely chopped herbal leaves and herbal powders are warmed in medicated oil and bundled in a poultice which is used for the fomentation massage. Elakizhi promotes better circulation, relieves stiffness, treats aches and pains and sports injuries.
KATI BASTI, GREEVA BASTI, JANU BASTI
Localized oil pooling therapies for back, neck and knee joints to improve the strength of the joint capsule. It is used in treating spondylitis, disc bulge and wear and tear conditions of the joints.
Application of herbal face pack for a specific duration on the face. It enhances the glow, lustre and is useful in the management of acne, hyperpigmentation and many skin issues.
NAVARAKIZHI (Shastika Shali Pinda Sweda)
Hot medicated cooked special rice boluses bundled in cloth bags (poultices) are applied on the body and massaged to induce sudation. This procedure strengthens muscles and improves nerve conduction.
Netra Tarpanam is ayurvedic treatment for eye problems. In this treatment medicated ghee is retained for prescribed time over the eyes. Prevents eye diseases and gives a cooling effect to the eye. Very good to relieve eye strain for software engineers or those who work with computers/mobile for longer duration.
This is Ayurvedic treatment is for people with musculo skeletal disorders, cervical spondylitis and back pain. In this treatment medicated oil is poured over affected body parts with gentle massage. This is very effective and help relives pain.
Pichu is an application of cotton pads dipped in warm medicated oil over body parts. Pichu is considered an effective treatment for diseases of Vata. This anti-inflammatory therapy is very effective for degenerative and painful spinal problems.
Shirodhara is one of the effective Ayurveda therapy for stress relief, improving sleep quality, treating neurological conditions. The treatment involves gentle and slow dripping of warm medicated oil over the fore head.
Herbal powder mixed with prescribed oil is kept on the crown of the head during a course of an oil application. This one of the effective ayurvedic treatment for sinus and headache, it also reduces headache due to stress.
Application of herbal powder mixed with oil, buttermilk or medicated decoction. This powder is rubbed upwards on the body. This ayurvedic treatment is very effective for obesity treatment and weight reduction and mobilization of fat.