AYURVEDIC THERAPIES

ABHYANGAM
This is normally known as the general massage, the masseur apply medicated herbal oil on the head and massage gently. The massage is continued on the neck, shoulders, chest and back. The person is made to lie down and the massage is continued in a synchronized manner from head to toe in various positions. A steam bath and shower follow this massage. This massage is very good for relieving stress and strain. If this massage is done once in a week it is the best preventive medicine to keep away stress and strain to lead a healthy life. It also prevents aging of the skin, tones muscles reduces body numbness and excess fat. The natural herb in the oil help in rejuvenation gives a smooth skin and provides luster to the hair.
PIZHICHIL
This is one of the special aristocratic massage for rejuvenating & detoxifying the whole body. The prescribed oil is applied on the head. The whole body is smeared with the medicated oil. In this treatment the patient is made to lie on a wooden Droni (a wooden bed specially designed for the purpose) then pieces of linen dipped in warm medicated oil is squeezed over on to the patient’s body uniformly and then the oil is rubbed smoothly over the body by masseurs on either side. The massage is very slow and light without exerting much pressure. This is done for a period of 7 to 14 days and helps to remove all the toxins from the body and protects the body from illness and builds up the immunity. This is a highly rejuvenating treatment that enhances muscular tone and retunes the entire nervous system.
NAVARAKKIZHI
Navarakizhiis giving massage to the body with small linen bags filled with cooked medicated Navara rice after liberal application of medicated oil over the whole body. The rice is cooked in cow’s milk mixed with certain herbal decoction. These bags are dipped in the same mixture and APPLIED over the whole body of the patient. Navarakizhi therapy of Shanthy Theeram fortifies muscle tissues and helps to boost up sport performance; it is also useful in paralysis, arthritis, muscular and joint related ailments, Back Pain, Neck Pain and spinal disorder.
UDWARTHANAM
This is a classic deep ayurvedic massage using herbal powders, which stimulates hair cavities and subcutaneous fat tissue to break down intravenous fat storage. In this therapy the massage is done with a mixture of herbal powders in upward direction. It is effective in case of Obesity and certain conditions of Hemiplegia, Kapha dominant diseases etc. It helps to strengthen the body and is good for skin also.
URGHARSHANAM
It’s a kneading massage with herbal body scrub made of medicated pastes; unlike other therapies, the strokes in this massage therapy are done upwards and against the hair follicles. This Vata & Kapha balancing treatment is effective in cases of obesity, skin conditions like dryness and itching and muscular-skeletal problems.
SIRODHARA (ThailaDhara)
It is procedure where medicated oil, is poured on the centre of forehead continuously oscillating for specific period of time. It induces mental state of deep relaxation. The patient lies flat in a droni and a stream of warm oil is drizzled very slowly onto the center of the forehead from a special vessel followed by gentle massage. This procedure helps you to attain relaxation and gives a state of rest in mind and body. Best experienced after a massage, Shirodhara is one of our most popular Ayurveda treatments. Shirodhara is a great rejuvenating therapy that gives a healthy face and body glow.
PINDI
This is a procedure where a paste of herbs is applied over both eyes, and covered with a cotton gauze. This stimulates the blood flow around the eyes, and opens the tear ducts. It’s a great technique for dry and itchy eyes, sensitive eyes in the sun, and for decreasing dark circles under the eyes. Also helps eyes that are damaged due to extreme dust or smoke in the environment.
NETRA TRARPANAM
This is allowing clarified butter to stagnate in the eyes by which the optic nerve is strengthened and eyesight is improved. This is also a soothing, relaxing eye treatment. The face massage removes impurities and provides optimum rejuvenation to eyes and surrounding tissues. It is recommended for anyone suffering from strained, tired, aching, dry, irritated, burning and sore eyes, and especially for clients who use spectacles and for those who regularly work on computers.
NETRA DHARA
This is a special therapy for the eye is done with medicated decoction or oils. This process includes washing of the eyes with a medicated mixture of oils. This helps in removing the stress & strain of the eyes, brings lustre to the eyes and soothes away wrinkles.
KADHI KIZHI
Kadhikizhi is a highly effective ayurvedic therapy where your whole body is massaged with plump, linen bundles that are stuffed with powdered pulses and seeds and fomented with an herbal starch steam. Kadikizhi helps in relieving various aches and pains, obesity-related issues, provide relief to joint mobility and are beneficial for combating diabetes.