«That (science) is designated as Ayurveda where advantageous and disadvantageous as well as happy and unhappy life along with what is good and bad for life, its measurement and life itself are described.»
— Charaka Samhita, sustrastana, chapter 1, verse 41
Ayurveda in Sanskrit means “science of life”. This ancient science of medicine and positive health, first originated in India, is still relevant and beneficial to modern life. Not just a system of preventive medicine, Ayurveda emphasizes a healthful and enlightened lifestyle a concept that’s gaining wide acceptance across the globe.
We are honored to introduce ourselves as representatives of Ayurveda in this new age. We provide Ayurveda consultations, Ayurveda treatments and Ayurveda Training at our clinic and we offer all the facilities of natural care to healthy persons in order they will maintain their physical, mental and spiritual health through Ayurveda Panchakarma therapy, Yoga and other treatments.
According to Ayurveda, people have their unique body type. There are three broad groups on the basis of body type, which is known as Vata, Pitta, and Kapha dominant body types. Our Ayurveda physicians and therapists will be able to offer you customized oil formula and treatments for individual need on the basis of Ayurveda body type principle.
We do have expertise of Ayurveda from specialist physicians to therapist level. We are regularly providing our services with 100% satisfaction rate to the individuals and overseas tourist groups.
Healing treatments offered:
Pizhichil (Herbal oil stream to whole body)
In Pizhichil, pieces of linen, dipped in comfortably warm medicated oils, are squeezed on to the body of the person, who lies on a specially made wooden plank. Pizhichil is an effective remedy for optimum relaxation. This treatment is also very useful for sexual weakness, nervous weakness, rheumatic pains, Vata imbalances, hypertension and emaciation of limbs. Pizhichil is also known as Sarvangadhara in Sanskrit and it is considered as best relaxation oil therapy from Ayurveda, the ancient healing science of India..
Time required – 60 to 70 minutes
Abhyangam (Ayurvedic Massage)
Abhyangam is an Ayurveda way of oil massage with Marma therapy. Marma are vital points of the body which contain Prana energy. Gentle pressure on Marma while doing massage provides Prana energy to the body and mind which gives ultimate healing. In Abhyangam, special herb infused Ayurvedic oils are slowly warmed up and gently massaged in to the skin. This massage is deeply relaxing, harmonizes, detoxifies, strengthens and revitalizes the entire body. This massage also improves lymph flow and stimulates the immune system. It simultaneously calms and strengthens the nervous system. In this way Abhyangam massage is a protector, preserver and rejuvenator.
Time required – 45 to 50 minutes
Shirodhara (Herbal oil stream or decoction over the forehead)
Popularly known as third eye treatment of lord Shiva, a therapeutic Marma head massage with herbal oils is done and herbal oil, medicated milk or herbal decoction is poured in gently and steadily over the forehead in a continuous stream using a special rhythmic swaying movement. This results in a fantastic sense of deep relaxation and inner peace. It works on cerebral system, helps in relaxing the nervous system and balancing the Prana Vayu around the head. It improves the function of five senses, helps in insomnia, stress, anxiety, depression, hair loss, fatigue, imbalance of Vata and makes one calm and fresh.
Time required – 60 minutes
Udvartanam (powdered herb massage – good for toning)
The whole body is gently massaged with medicated powders prepared with various herbs. This helps to reduce fat patches from the body known as cellulitis, toning of the muscles, improves blood circulation and eases joint pains. Regular Udvartanam is good for not only cellulites but it helps to lose weight by increasing the basal metabolic rate.
Time required – 45 to 50 minutes
Tarpanam (Eye rejuvenation treatment)
This treatment aims to provide optimum rejuvenation to eyes. Dough of Urad (black gram) is put around the eye ball in such a way that a dam like appearance is seen. Then herbal healing ghee (clarified butter oil) is put in this groove to lubricate eye and surrounding areas which will be kept warm for 30 – 35 minutes. This provides improved vision with beautiful eyes and strengthening of eye tissues. It also helps in under eye circles if done regularly for few days.
Time required – 60 minutes
Nasya (Nasal Administration)
The nose is the doorway to the brain and is also the doorway to consciousness. The nasal administration of medication is called Nasya. An excess of bodily humors accumulated in the sinus, throat, nose or head areas is eliminated by means of the nearest possible opening — the nose.
Basti (Medicated Enema Therapy)
Vata’s predominant site is the colon. Ayurvedic Basti involves the introduction into the rectum of herbal concoctions of sesame oil, and certain herbal preparations in a liquid medium. Basti, is the most effective treatment of Vata disorders, although many enemas over a prescribed period of time are usually required. It relieves constipation, distention, chronic fever, cold, sexual disorders, kidney stones, heart pain, backache, sciatica and other pains in the joints. Many other Vata disorders such as arthritis, rheumatism, gout, muscle spasms and headaches may also be treated with Basti. Basti therapy is divided into two main types — Anuvasana Basti — medicated oil enemas and Niruha Basti — medicated enema of decoctions and medicated oils.
At PanchKarma, one will experience authentic and transformative programs based on Ayurveda — the worlds most ancient and comprehensive system of natural health care.
The goal in all the treatments is to restore balance and re-establish calm and harmony. They are deeply cleansing and purifying to the mind, body, and soul. The treatments have a rhythm and flow that covers the entire body. Herbalized oils are used which target your individual imbalances.