There are several unique procedures to perform Kerala Panchakarma depending on the type of disease.
Abhyanga (massage); an individually prepared Ayurvedic herbal oil body massage. Designed to penetrate deep into the skin, the oil relaxes the mind and body, dissolves impurities, improves the ability of nutrients to reach the cells, and allows the removal of stagnant waste products. is a technological adaptation of the , absolutely primitive and basic instinctive desire of living beings. Its effectiveness is based on the power and magic of touch. It brings healing, comfort and a warm sense of security that envelops both the giver and the receiver in a special bond. Helps with stress, muscle tension, stiffness, pain and swelling, excessive scar tissue build-up, muscle spasms, tension headaches, and eye strain.
Swedana (sweating): Individual herbal coatings in different ways. A medicated steam bath usually done in a steam box. Add different herbs to the steam generator depending on the patient. Sweat therapy is beneficial for joint pain, OA, back pain, dyspnea, coughing, hiccups, heaviness, stiffness, headaches, neck pain, Bell’s palsy, paralysis, loss of sensation, and sciatica.
Shirodhara: (Pouring oil on the head) is administered by gently and methodically pouring warm medicated oil onto the forehead.Medicated oils, medicinal buttermilk – decoctions can be used for the same purpose as needed by the patient.
Synchronize your brainwaves to deeply tune and calm your mind, body and spirit. Each one looks like an inverted tree. The roots of the tree carry all the minerals and water for nutrition. Similarly, Ayurvedic treatments such as Shirodhara, Shirobasti are all applied to the head. These treatments relax and revitalize all sensory organs, including the central nervous system, balance hormones and improve mental alertness. Shirodhara is suitable for autoimmune disorders, stress and tension, insomnia, chronic headaches, anxiety, paralysis, depression, Alzheimer’s disease, and various central nervous system disorders.
Takahara is a variant of Shirodara that applies medicated buttermilk continuously and steadily to the forehead. Plateau is particularly good for mental and physical problems such as psoriasis, stress, and insomnia.
Pizhichil is his one of Kerala’s special Ayurvedic treatments, developed by Kerala scholars. This treatment continues with warm medicated oils flowing all over the body, followed by a perfectly harmonizing Ayurvedic massage. Very calming and relaxing. Acting as a radical scavenger, it tones, strengthens and rejuvenates the whole body. This will also improve your vitality and immunity. It is prescribed for clinical conditions such as paraplegia, hemiplegia, and other vata-dominant conditions.
Udwartana is a deeply penetrating powder his massage designed to reduce body weight and rid the body of stagnant lymphotoxins. Powder massage is usually upward. Massage promotes active blood circulation, thus revitalizing and realigning the body, preserving firmness, skin texture and natural elasticity.
SSPS – Shashtika Shali panda Sweda = Njavarakkizhi is a tissue nutrition treatment using nutritious rice ‘Njavara’. Therefore, its benefits are excellent in treating paralysis, cerebral palsy, Parkinson’s disease, cervical spondylosis, osteoarthritis, diabetic neuropathy, disc herniation, rheumatoid arthritis, etc. Njavarakizhi is used to keep the body young and healthy. It is also an excellent rejuvenating therapy for It nourishes muscles, improves tone and extends life.
PPS (Patra Pinda Sweda) = Elakkizhi is an innovative traditional Ayurvedic treatment from Kerala using medicinal leaves. Herb packs (bundles) offer a wide variety of herbs. Poultices are heated to moderate heat with medicated oils and used for treatment. Used to combat joint pain, muscle spasms, stress and arthritis. Rejuvenates the musculoskeletal system and is suitable for post-traumatic cases.
Tarpanam is a highly effective treatment for rejuvenating the eyes. Blackgram paste is applied around the eyes and medicinal ghee is poured into the eyes for a time appropriate for the diseased state.The active ingredients in the ghee medicine initiate the regeneration process and restore vision. Tarpanum is said to improve vision, strengthen the optic nerve, and prevent various eye diseases.
Kativasti is performed by holding a certain amount of warm medicated oil on the lower part of the body. It is one of the most effective treatments for many degenerative diseases in this field. Diseases such as chronic back pain, sciatica, lumbago, weakness of the lower extremities are treated with Kati Basti.
Januvasti is performed by creating a reservoir of black glam paste around the knee joint and filling it with warm medicated oil. Followed by a short massage of the area. It is very beneficial for knee joint pain due to various diseases and strengthens the knee joint.