stresses on the prevention of ailments in addition to
curing them. Ayurveda was evolved in India around
600 BC and this is a complete natural healing system that
depends on the diagnosis of the person's body
humours to achieve the right balance and thus regain
immunity and good health. Ayurveda is a perfect ancient
science of life.
believes in the treatment of not just the affected part, but
the individual as a whole. Making it the natural way to
perfect health and harmony of life.
natural abundance with its equable climate is best suited
for Ayurveda's curative ad restorative programmes.
Kerala is the only place on earth where it is practiced with
absolute authenticity and dedication.
The word AYUR
literally means ' life ' and VEDA means ' the science of
knowledge '. Ayurveda briefly explains the knowledge of the
do's and dont's one has to follow, which flavours the well being
of each individual to lead a healthy, happy, comfortable and
advantageous life both physically, mentally and socially.
also known as Asthanga Veda. The word literaly means
"Eight branches of knowledge" as it is divided
into eight specialized branches, which are :
- General Medicine
- Psychiatry and psycho somatic diseases
- Diseases of eye, ear, head, nose, throat and
- General Surgery
- Rejuvenation Therapy
Vajeekarana Chikilsa -
objectives of Ayurveda is to establish prime healthin every living
being, physically, mentally and spiritually. The basic
concepts and fundamental principles aim at establishing such a
condition through correct and thorough knowledge of healthy
living. Ayurveda states wrong behaviour and food habits
disturbs the harmony and lead to diseases.
principles of treatment in Ayurveda is to eliminate the internal
disease causing factors of diseases.
Therapy ( 07 days & 14 days )
Immunization ( 07 days & 14 days )
seudation ( 07 days & 14 days )
slimming ( 07 days )
Karma ( 07 days & 14 days )
THERAPIES : -
I. SYNCHRONISED MASSAGE
This is subjecting the body with comfortable strokes along with
the application of medicated oils. This therapy comforts the
person, improves blood circulation, prevents absorption of
inflammatory exudations, removes obesity and pain in the body,
relieves fatigue and promotes development of muscles.
II. STEAM BATH
It is procedure by which the person is made to perspire by the
application of medicated steam all over the body, except the
head. Indicated for neurological aliments, rheumatism, pain all
over the body, stiffness of back, arthritis, skin diseases etc.
By this procedure, the whole body or a particular part there of
is made to sweat by the gentle massage with medical puddings as
boluses tied in cloth. Indicated for neurological diseases,
rheumatism, arthritis, emaciation of limbs for restoration of
It is a suedation therapy done by pouring warm medicated oil
over the body from a particular height with a regular speed of
flow. This is effective in paralysis, hemiplegia, arthritis,
stiffness of limbs, spastic conditions. It is also a
It is a process by which medicated oil, milk etc. are poured in
a continuous stream in the forehead. Indicated for neurological
diseases, insomnia, depression, chronic head aches,
sleeplessness and burning sensation in the head.
It is deep dry massage using herbal powders. This reduces
obesity, imparts mobility to joints, strengthens muscles and
refreshes the body.
This is a treatment for brain strength. In this, a cap, made up
of flexible leather will be fixed on the head and slightly warm
oil will be poured inside. Duration - 1 hour.
It is a sedation therapy done by pouring warm liquid extract of
cooked fermented grains over the body with nozzled pitcher. This
is effective in all rheumatic complaints especially in
It is a sedation therapy done by pouring warm medicated
buttermilk in the forehead. Indicated for insomnia, depression
and burning sensation in the head.
This is a herbal treatment for stiffness, body pain, etc.,
especially in the arthritis and paralysis. Boluses of fried
herbal leaves will be warmed by dipping in medicated warm oil
and massage with it all over the body.
Pouring medicated ghee on eyes for improving eyesight.
In this procedure, the whole body is made to sweat by massaging
with herbal powder as boluses tied in cloth. Indicated for
neurological disorders, rheumatism and arthritis.
1. REJUVENATION THERAPY
Duration: 1hour 30 minutes a day for 7 or 14 days.
This is complete rejuvenation therapy comprising of synchronised
special massage. Herbal steam bath, Njavarakizhi etc. This
carefully planned health programme is directed towards improving
vigor and vitality. It will also go a long way to tone up the skin
and improve complexion. That is, it is a return to the eternal
Duration: 1 ½ hour a day for 7 or 14 days
This is a complete immunization therapy comprising of the relevant
rejuvenation therapy and panchakarma therapy, which changes person
to person. The Ayurveda doctor in the centre will suggest the
suitable programme. This carefully planned health programme is
directed towards strengthening the immunise system in order to
achieve ideal health and prevent seasonal diseases.
Duration: 1 hour a day for 7 days
This package comprises synchronised massage and Herbal steam bath.
This is meant for improving physical consistency, better eye
sight, inducing sound sleep, reduces high blood pressure,
elimination of impurities in the system. It improves the
complexion and texture of the skin and provides shinning and
softness to the skin.
Duration: 1 hour a day for 7 days
This package is deep dry massage using herbal powders. This
reduces obesity, imparts mobility to joints, strengthens muscles
and refreshes the body.
Duration: 2 hours a day for 7 or 14 days
The package contains the famous panchakarma (5 therapies) and some
of the sub therapies. We call it the completeness as it is a total
and integrated health pack meant for both the healthy and sick.
This is indicated in diseases like paralysis, arthritis,
rheumatism, skin diseases and mental disorders the five fold
purification therapy (Panchakarma) is employed. This includes
medicated oil enema (Snehavasti) decoction enema (Kashayavasti),
purgation with medicines (Virechana), induced vomiting with
medicines (Vamana) and nasal medication (Nasya). Panchakarma is a
prerequisite of Rasayana therapy (formal rejuvenation therapy) and
also is useful is cases of subfertility and impotence.
This is induced vomiting and is done by giving emetic drugs orally
along with a large quantity of liquids. The subject is allowed to
vomit all contents of stomach. Indicated for bronchial asthma,
cough, psoriasis, epilepsy, anaemia, insanity etc.
5.2 Virechana (Purgation)
It is done by oral administration of purgative drugs. Indicated
for skin diseases, urinary disorders, fistula in ano, flatulence,
anaemia, stomatitis, insanity, arthritis etc.
5.3 Snehavasthi (Oil enema)
This is a special enema where the main ingredient is a medicated
5.4 Kashays Vasthi (Special enema)
It is a enema with medicated mixtures. Indicated in rheumatism,
asthritis, low back pain, sciatica, fistula in ano, flatulence,
pain in hip joints, hemiplegia etc.
5.5 Nasya (Errhines)
This is done by administering medicines generally medicated oil
into the nostrils. Indicated in headache, bronchial asthma,
neuralgia, ear ache, sinusitis, facial paralysis etc.