There are six treatments which we are offering: Dhara,Pizhichil, Navarakkizhi, Sirovasti, Pichu and Sirolepa. Each of the six treatments helps to eliminate different kinds of pain and sickness. These treatments are designed to be effective in curing paralysis, rheumatism, arthritis, spondylosis, and many other psychosomatic diseases. These therapies are also made use to device new treatment procedures for serious ailments such as parkinson's, motor neuron disease, cancer etc...
Most effective when done immediately after Pizhichil, Navarakkizhi is a special massage which rejuvenates the body. It is very effective in degenerative muscle diseases like poliomyelitis muscular atrophy etc. The treatments starts with applying medicated oil throughout the body. Then the body is massaged with small linen bags filled with cooked Navara rice. The rice is cooked by boiling it in cow’s milk. The linen bags are kept in boiling liquid to get a constant comfortable temperature while massaging.
Dhara is considered to be effective for several diseases like stress related disorders, insomnia, and many degenerated brain disorders.. Done on a special wooden platform called 'droni', a non stop stream of prescribed liquid medicine is gently poured on the forehead using a device 'Dhara Chatti' from a specific height for a period of one to one and half hours. Dhara is occassionaly administered on whole body in special cases. Different liquid mediums are used in Dhara for different diseases. Medicated oils, milk, tender coconut water and decoctions of herb extracts are some of the fluids used.
The treatment is beneficial for Mental diseases, Insomnia, Hair Fall and Dandruff. Herbal paste is applied on patient’s head in a thickly. The paste is made out of gooseberry cooked in buttermilk or from other fruits. Mild massage is done on the body and neck during the treatment.
Pichu is a palliative treatment for ailments of the head and spine. This is effective treatment for diseases of the cranial nerves. This therapy is very effective for degenerative and painful spinal problems. During Pichu, a long, thick layer of cotton wool soaked with warm medicated oil is applied over the affected area. The oil is replaced periodically to keep it warm and therapeutic.
Sirovasti is an important treatment which is found to be very effective in trigiminal neuralgia, hemicrania, optic atrophy, otalgia, deafness, facial paralysis and in diseases affecting cranial nerves. The treatment in done by keeping prescribed medicated oil in a cap fitted around the head. The temperature of the oil will be kept pleasant. The oil is filled in the cap up to a height of one finger above the crown of the head. Duration of the treatment is for about an hour.
Pizhichil is effective in diseases like spondylosis, hemiplegia, Arhtritis, back pain, muscular dystrophy etc.
The treatment is administered by the patient lying on a wooden Droni. Warm medicated oil is squeezed from linen over the patients body from a specific height. Once the warm oil is spread throughout the body, the physician will start to massage the body. The treatment is done to all parts of the body except for head and neck. Usually lasting for one and half hours, depending on the patients endurance.
This is done only on the body below the neck and the duration can be fixed from one to one and a half hours depending upon the strength of the patient.