About Panchakarma and treatments offered by us.
Known as the science of life is adapted through
into the art of living. It is considered as
eternal because no one is sure about its origin.
Panchakarma is an effective procedure of Ayurveda management. It can be defined as five processes for purification of body. Acharyas (Professors) have not given any specific definition for panchakarma. However, Acharya Chakrapani the commentator of Charaka samhita has tried to define it. According to him Panchakarma is a set of five procedures which includes vamana etc. including snehan, svedana, as pre procedures of Panchakarma.
1. Vamana Karma (Emesis therapy)
2. Virechana Karma (purgation therapy)
3. Anuvasana Basti (Medicated oil enema)
4. Asthapana Basti (decoction and oil enema)
5. Nasya Karma (Erhine therapy )
Panchakarma is a collective expression for the cleansing of physical constitution.
Charaka Samhita, one of the most important classical Ayurveda texts describes the effectiveness of Panchakarma as follows:
maintain a normal health it is essential for a
person to keep his digestive system clean and
purified , by this metabolism gets stimulated
and disease reduced and overall sense organs ,
intellect , complexion , strength and potency of
body gets increased. A person lives long
diseased free life with delayed ageing symptoms.
For all this sodhan Karma (Purificatory therapy) should be done at right time.
Treatments offered by us
1. Sirodhara -
Sirodhara is done to attain a great internal peace and relaxation of mind. It is a best therapy for stress management, enhances sleep and mental peace. Head abhyang with herbal oils is done and herbal oil, medicated milk, buttermilk or herbal decoctions poured in gently and steadily over forehead in a continuous stream using a special rhythmic swaying movement.
The nasal administration of medication is called Nasya. Nasya is best therapy for shiro roga (diseases of head) therefore it stimulates nervous system too and cures various kapha disorders. Few drops of Medicated Ghee and oils are poured in to nostrils in this process and are very helpful to eliminate excess of bodily humors accumulated in the sinus, throat nose.
3 Abhyangam /Body abhyang
It is a special therapy in Ayurveda in which oleation of body followed with marma abhyang is done using specific oils according to body constitution. Marma are vital points of the body and have energy of life in them and it is stimulated by applying gentle pressure over these specific points rejuvenates and provides great pleasure to whole body.
4 Patra pinda sveda
pinda treatment is a therapy wherein heated
herbal leaves and medicinal oils are mixed
together with certain herbal medicine and tied
in cloth bags; and placed on the area to be
treated. This is followed by specific abhyangs.
5 Anuvasan Basti (oil enema )
In Ayurveda basti is said to be best treatment for vata. It is a medicated oil enema, special Karma for treating vata disorders and to clean digestive system.
6 Asthapana Basti
It is a medicated enema containing oil, salt, honey decoction , herbal leaves paste etc. combination of drug varies according to disease .special Karma for treating vata disorders like paralysis, paraplasia etc. and to clean digestive system.
7 Vaman Karma.
Emesis therapy is performed for treating Kapha vikara and is best purification process for cleaning stomach.
8 Virechana (purgation therapy)
Purgation therapies are done by giving combination of certain drugs to drink and is best therapy to cure pitta associated disorders like many skin diseases.
9 Sarvanga Dhara /pizhicil
in this oil is poured over whole body with a special jar and this therapy alleviates vata and relieves pain.
10 Netra Tarpan
It is performed for rejuvenation of eye dough of black gram is used to make a ring around eye ball and then medicated Ghee is poured inside for a specific period.
11 Beauty care – It is a complete face rejuvenation therapy and is done according to the skin of person by using pulp and herbal face creams followed by gentle medicated steam and herbal packs. It is best to tone facial muscles and to get relief from acne and wrinkles too.
12 Udvartanam – It is a special therapy done chiefly in obese persons and those with oily skin. It is a good therapy for cellulites management. This therapy is done by massaging body with specific herbal powder according to the constitution of person. It increases basal metabolic rate and helps to lose weight.