Obesity is a condition where a person has accumulated so much body fat that it might have a negative effect on their health. If a person's bodyweight is at least 20% higher than it should be, he or she is considered obese.The causes of obesity are consuming too many calories, excessive intake of high calorie food, genetic factors, metabolic disorder, certain medications, genes and family history hormone problems, lack of physical, psychological factors, disease. The common symptoms includes breathlessness, increased sweating, snoring, difficulty in sleeping, inability to cope with sudden physical activity, every day back and joint pains. Special ayurvedic approaches are included with the purpose to cut down the excess fat, to correct the irregular metabolism and to clear the body channels. These include massage with herbal powders and pastes, steam bath and appropriate Panchakarma therapies are also advised by the physicians based on the requirements of the individuals.