Ayurveda is a perfect ancient science of life; the word Ayur literally
means life and Veda the science or knowledge. Ayurveda briefly
explains the knowledge of the do's and don'ts one has to follow, which
favours the well being of each individual to lead a healthy, happy,
comfortable and advantageous life both physically, mentally and
socially. Ayurveda also emphasizes that prevention is better than
cure.Kerala - The
Land of Ayurveda
Kerala's equable climate, natural abundance of forests (with a wealth
of herbs and medicinal plants), and the cool monsoon season (June -
November) are best suited for Ayurveda's curative and restorative
programs. In fact, today Kerala is the only state in India, which
practices this system of medicine with absolute dedication. Rejuvenate
your body, mind and soul by taking Ayurveda treatment atleast once in
your life time.
You can take body rejuvenation treatment for seven days, 14 days or 28
days. If you have specific disease, please mail us and we will send
you the treatment and the duration.
The Genesis of Ayurveda
Ayurveda started more than 5000 years ago. There are glimpses of
Ayurvedic treatments and medicines in various ancient scripts.The word
Ayurveda is derived from two words - Ayu meaning life and Veda meaning
knowledge or science. It literally means knowledge about life.
The formation of living organisms is described in the principles of
Ayurveda.The focus is on obtaining a balance among the Tridhoshas,
i.e. Vatha, Pitha and Kapha. Illness is the result of imbalance of the
Like modern medicine, Ayurveda is also divided into several important
branches of treatment dealing with various human aspects. Each branch
follows various methods for regenerating the equilibrium of body, mind
Branches in Ayurveda
Kaya Chikitsa: The Ayurvedic equivalent to general medicine,
this branch deals with the routine diseases that are likely to affect
human beings, and their treatment.
Bala Chikitsa: This branch, equivalent to pediatrics, deals
with prenatal and postnatal baby care as well as the care of a woman
before and during pregnancy. It also covers various diseases of
children and their treatment.
Graha Chikitsa: This Ayurvedic branch is the same as Psychiatry
in modern medicine. It focuses on the detection and effective
treatment of mental disorders. It also treats psychosomatic disorders.
Salakya Chikitsa: Corresponding to the E.N.T. field of modern
medicine, this branch of Ayurveda diagnoses and treats diseases
affecting organs like the ear, nose and head.
Salya Chikitsa: The great Maharishi, Susruta was the inventor
of this branch of Ayurveda. He even wrote a book on surgery titled 'Salya
Chikitsa'. This book describes various surgical operations and the
devices associated with them.
Body Care Programmes
Rejuvenation Therapy (Rasayana Chikilsa)
This treatment includes body massage with hand and foot by two
masseurs with medicated oil and cream, internal rejuvenative medicines
and medicated stem bath. This therapy is for 90 minutes to 2 hours per
day for 7 to 14 days. This therapy is to rejuvenate mind body and
soul, to tone up skin, to strengthen all systems so as to achieve
ideal health and longevity.
Body Purification Therapy (Shodan Chikilsa)
It is a process of purifying the whole body to attain proper balance
of vatha, pitha and kapha based on the panchkarma and swethakarma
treatment. The 15 days package process include body massage,
snehapanam, nasyam, virechanam(medicated purgative), snehavasthi,
dhara, pizhichil, njavarakizhi, karnapooranam, tharpanam, sirovasthi,
steam bath, Herbal drinks and internal herbal medicines.
Body Immunization/Longevity Treatment 9Kayakalpa Chikilsa)
This is the prime treatment in Ayurveda for reducing ageing processes,
arresting the degeneration of the body cells and immunisation of the
system. Giving RASAYANA ( Very Special Ayurvedic Medicine) internally
is the main part of this programme, based on the panchakarma and
swethakarma treatment. The 28-day package process includes body
massage, snehapanam, virechanam, nasyam, snehavasthi, dhara, pizhichil,
njavarakizhi, tharpanam, sirovasthi, karnapooranam and medicated steam
bath. This treatment is best effective if taken before the age of 60,
for either sex.
Sporaris Treatment Programme (Sidhma Chikilsa)
This is an effective treatment for all types of sporaris. This special
Ayurvedic treatment programme last for 21 to 28 days. This programme
includes special lapanam, abhyangam, snehapanam, pizhichil, medicated
steam bath and sirovasthi along with exclusively prepared internal
This includes two types of massages (1) medicated herbal powder
massage (2) medicated herbal oil massage. These two massages will be
given for 28 days. This programme also includes medicated steam bath,
intake of herbal juices and herbal tea. A very special Ayurvedic diet
is advised during the treatment period.
In this programme herbal face pack, herbal cream massage, herbal oil
massage, intake of herbal tea and steam bath are included. This
treatment increases the skin complexion, skin tone and beautifies the
Spine and Neck Care Programme
This is a special treatment to keep your spine and neck healthy and to
cure the problems related with it. This programme includes special
massages, kativasthi, snehavasthi, kashayavasthi, pizhichil,
njavarakizhi, special exercises etc.
Each Ayurvedic medicine is prepared by a team of qualified technicians
under the strict supervision of experienced doctors. This extensive
process includes cleaning the herbal parts and drying them in sunlight
for a specific time as noted down in scripts. This is followed by
boiling and fermenting processes using specially made vessels.
Dharapathi, vasti yantram, dhara chatti, dharastand and shalakas are
some of the equipments used.