Ayurveda is an intricate system of healing that
originated in India thousands of years ago. We can find historical
evidence of Ayurveda in the ancient books of wisdom known as Vedas.
Ayurveda is made up of two Sanskrit words. Ayur -
which means life and veda- which
means the knowledge of. To know about life is
Ayurveda may come from ancient texts, but these timeless principles
are just as applicable today as they were thousands of years ago.
The Ayurvedic approach to life involves listening to and addressing
the unique needs of your body, recognizing and balancing your mental
and emotional states and deepening your connection with your spirit,
your essential self.
Ayurmana is the exclusive Ayurveda centre where genuine age-old
traditions and treatments are practiced by highly qualified and
reputed physicians. A self-contained wing that caters to your total
rejuvenation and therapy needs, in the ambience of an authentic,
Dharma's specialised treatment procedures
Andaja kizhi - Eggs [54nos:] and
powders of medicinal herbs are prepared and tied in cotton bags and
gently heated in medicated oil. This is then applied over the body
in rhythmic massage and is done continuously for 45mts to Ihr. It's
very effective in muscle wasting paralysis & rheumatic complaints.
- Boluses prepared with the seed of karpasam and coconut is
applied to the whole body after warming in hot medicated oil.
This treatment lasts for 40 mts to one hour. Effective in
arthritis, spinal disorders, muscle wasting etc.
– Pure cleaned kanam is tied in cotton bags & gently heated in
medicated oil. This is applied over the whole body or locally
with rhythmic massage & continued for 35 mts to 50 mts. This
treatment is useful for numbness, pain, etc.
Body is anointed with medicated oil and plunge bath given in a
tub filled with either the decoction of vatahara leaves or milk
or medicated oils.
Patra podala swedam
- Leaves & powders of medicinal herbs are fried in medicated oil
and applied over the body in rhythmic massage. Useful in
arthritis, spondylitis, inflammatory conditions etc.
– It's a highly rejuvenative treatment useful in nervous break
down and as a treatment for paralytic, rheumatic, diabetic
patients etc and as a rejuvenative course.
- Massage combined with the application of extracts of a
glutinous rice (Njavarai) or broken wheat and milk. Used in
muscle wasting and weakness of body.
Dhara - A
steady stream of decoctions or oil is allowed to flow on the
forehead. This treatment is especially useful for mental
disorders, neurasthenia and for toning up debilitated persons.
Sponging the body with cotton sponges dipped in medicated oils.
Useful for paralysis, rheumatism, nervous breakdown etc