Important Ayurvedic Treatments In India
Panchakarma treatment is one of the most important ayurvedic treatment in India for pre-purification and detoxification purpose. Panchakarma treatment is a series of five therapeutic treatments are Puvakarma, Vamana, Virechana, Nasya and Basti. And the major benefit is, it will completely cleanse toxins from your body so panchakarma treatment often called as ayurvedic detoxification therapy. The following are other most important ayurvedic treatments in India
Abhyangam is a Sanskrit word, which means application of oil all over the body.
Indications: – Improve muscle tone, complexion, Anti-aging, to reduce muscular pain, etc.
It is an ayurvedic method of medicated powder massage which performed in opposite direction on the body.
Indications: – obesity, paralysis, diabetic neuropathy.
3.Patrapotali Sweda (elakkizhi)
It is a massage performed with medicinal leaf bag all over the body.
Indications: – joint pains, arthritis, Gout.
4.Choorna Pinda Sweda (podikizhi)
It is a kind of massage performed with medicated powder bag all over the body.
Indications: – swelling,joint pain,arthritis,gout.
5.Shashtika shali pinda sweda(Navarakizhi)
It is a massage performed with the help of a rice puddings(shashtika shali-a kind of medicinal rice harvested within 60 days) all over the body.
Indications: – musculoskeletal, arthritis, joint disorders.
In this therapy an enclosure made up of dough is formed on the location of the affected vertebra & medicated oil is poured in the enclosure. Indications: – lumbar Spondylosis Disc Prolapse , lumbar Fracture.
This is a procedure in which the head is covered by some medicinal paste. The head is then covered with a plantain leaf or thin cloth and tied up for a certain period. Then the paste is removed and the head wiped clean.
Indications: – hairfall, mental tension, Insomnia, depression.
In this treatment medicated oil is poured in both nostrils in a particular manner.
Indications: – diseases of head and neck, migraine, insomnia.
In this therapy an enclosure is formed on the head and medicated oil is retained for a very long time.
Indications: – paralysis, psychiatric problems, alopecia.
In this treatment Herbal oil, medicated milk or buttermilk, herbal decoction is poured in a steady stream on the forehead for 30 to 45 minutes.
Indications: – Stress, anxiety, depression, paralysis, hair loss.
This is a ayurvedic rejuvenation treatment for eyes. During tarpanam a reservoir is made out of dough gently placed around the eyes. Therapeutic medicated oil is poured in the eyes and kept it for 20-30 minutes.
Indications:-eye disorders like cataract, vision problems etc.