Ayurveda, the Indian traditional system of medicine, originated about 5000 years ago is the oldest system of medicine known to mankind. The main highlight of this form of medicine is that, all treatments are completely natural and free from side-effects.
There is no better place in the whole world other than Kerala for a quality and trustworthy Ayurveda treatment. Kerala possesses an unbroken tradition of Ayurveda. Even now, you can see that Ayurveda is widely used among the local population in Kerala for many disease conditions, because of the fact that the treatment methods are completely natural and side-effect free.
Panchakarma is a bio-cleansing regimen intended to eliminate the toxins from the body, and thereby enhancing the immunity. It is also an excellent rejuvenation procedure.
All treatments are performed in an authentic ayurveda treatment center, which is traditionally managed and operated by doctors from a well reputed vaidya family. All the treatments will be done by experienced and dedicated therapists, under the guidance of an expert doctor.
Body Immunization/ Longevity Therapy:
Medicated oil massages play a vital role in improving flexibility and strength of the muscles surrounding the joints. These treatments are very effective in degenerative diseases of joints, which are characterized by pain, stiffness and swelling.
Different oil massages and heat applications causes the pores of the skin to open up for more perspiration. All the 4 channels of elimination, the skin, kidney, lungs and bowels works more efficiently and cleanses the body from inside through better circulation.
Oil massages are also effective in nervous disorders, migraine, sleep disorders etc. Some of the therapies used are snehapanam, virechanam, nasyam, snevasti, dhara, pizhichil, njavarakizhi, tarpanam, shirovasti, etc.
Body Purification Therapy
This treatment is called Shodana Chikitsa in Ayurveda. This helps in improving the immunity, digestion and metabolism. This therapy is also very effective in the treatment of arthritis, gastric problems like indigestion, constipation, etc.
Obesity/ Weight loss Therapy
This program involves massages with specially prepared herbal oils using kizhi (bolus). Herbal internal medication and a special diet is also prescribed. In some cases, therapies like virechana, ksheera dhooma are also done. This improves the digestion and metabolism, thereby promotes the burning of excess fat from the body.
This course of treatment involves massage of the body with hand and foot (selected locations) by specially trained masseurs for 45 to 90 minutes per day. This can be performed continuously for 7/14,21 or 28 days depending on the condition of the patient. The body massage is done with medicated oils and paste, and also uses kizhi (bolus). The therapies performed are Shirovasti,Tharpanam, Virechanam, Dhoomapanam, Shirodhara, Sarvangadhara, etc, which depends on the condition of the patient.
The benefits of this program include restoration of the worn out tissues, improvement of blood circulation, relief from mental tension, stress, strain, sleep disorders, etc. It also helps in nourishing and cleansing of body tissues to improve the complexion of the skin and preventing ageing.
Relaxation & Stress Management Therapy
The therapies used are Siro Abhyangam, Sirodhara, Takradhara, Pizhichil, Ela Kizhi and Sirovasti.
Application of oil over the head, will have a special effect on the nervous system. The above therapies can provide complete mental relaxation, improve concentration and memory, combat stress and helps in improving the quality of sleep.
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