the ancient traditional method of treatment involving
combinations of herbal medicines, physical massages
and various other forms of therapy, offers excellent
remedies for many illnesses.
Rajah Healthy Acres uses these methods of Ayurveda
to treat ailments like Anxiety, Arthralgia, Asthma,
Back pain, Diabetes, Disc Prolapse, Diseases of
the eye, Dislocation, Dystonia, Hemiplegia, Hypertension,
Impotence, Infertility, Miscarriage, Motor Neurone
Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Obesity, Peptic Ulcer,
Peripheral Neuritis, Psoriasis and other skin diseases,
Rheumatic Joint pains, Rheumatoid Arthritis etc.
from treatment for these diseases Rajah Healthy
Acres also offers therapy that rejuvenate the body
and mind from the ills arising out of the frictions
of everyday life.
Purify your chest and stomach by inducing medical
Purifying your entire body along with lower alimentary
system by the medicine taken orally.
Vasthi is the procedure by which medicine is applied
through rectum. It is a good remedy for Arthritis
and Paralysis and many other diseases.
Nasyam is the treatment for illness of head and
neck. Here medicated oil, ghee or herbal juices
are dropped in each nostril. It is beneficial for
Nasal cleaning. Head aches, Migraine, Cervical spondylosis,
Facial palsy etc.
This is the process to drain the impure blood. It
is a cure for skin eruptions, psoriasis, etc.
treatments in Kerala of Ayurveda
Pouring of Medicated oil over the forehead is called
Shiro dhara. This is highly beneficial in Head ache,
Mental tension, Insomnia, Stress and Disorders of
Central nervous system etc. Dhara to the body is
pouring of medicated oil on the body and it is beneficial
for many neuromuscular conditions and Rheumatism
and general debility.
Here lukewarm oil is poured in the body by squeezing
cotton cloth soaked in the oil. This is highly effective
for Spondylosis, Hemiplegia, and Arthritis. It is
Navarkkizhi is the massage using cooked Navara rice
in a cotton cloth bundle. It is highly rejuvenative
and especially useful in emaciated conditions like
muscular degeneration associated with neuromuscular
disorders, rheumatism, burning sensation of body
Medicated oil is poured over a leather cap kept
on the head. This is effective for headache, hair
falling, burning sensation and other diseases of
ear, nose and throat.
The massage done with medicinal leaves or powdered
medicines kept in a cloth bag. This is useful in
many Musculo-skeletal disorders, degenerative conditions
and neurological problems. It improves circulation
and restores energy and vigour.
is very much essential to do preparatory treatments
before doing Pancha Karmam.
Snehanam - Here medicated fat materials are taken
internally and externally in a
Swedanam - Inducing sweating in the whole body by
to be followed during treatment
During the period of treatment or the existence
of disease, Ayurveda advises total physical and
mental rest to enable quick recovery. This is described
in the form of several restrictions and a very strict
diet alongwith a regimented lifestyle. It is very
important that this is followed strictly as instructed
by the physician.
The ayurvedic texts say that the patient who has
undergone Pancha karma (purificatory therapies)
will be physically weak with a poor appetite. Hence
one should be given proper care with due precautions
of warm water for all activities (washing, abolition,
bath, drinking etc.)
the senses under control and avoiding desires, reading,
writing and any
which strains the sense organs and mind.
the natural urges of the body like passage of flatus,
urine, bowel movement, sneezing etc.
anger, gloom, depression
away from cold, sun or wind
movement of the body
and mild speech
prolonged static posture
keeping a very low or a very high pillow under the
from sleep during daytime
footwear at all times so that the feet does not
come in direct contact with the bare ground
regimen is the same generally for all therapies
and also for all those who are
afflicted with disease.
can check with the physician whether all the above
restrictions are required for you or whether some
of them can be relaxed for you, based on your condition.
a whiff of this treasure, reaps great dividends.
If you do not have time to take a
plunge, atleast taste the essence.
Short-duration programmes convince you through nuggets
of short therapies about
the worth of Ayurveda.
fidelity to the authentic texts, these treatments,
if adopted in daily life ensures
greater life-long immunity against disease.
following are a host of programmes to choose from.
Of course, in consultation with
our doctor ( Vaidya)
Abhyangam (Relaxation session) Duration-45mts.
It improves the blood circulation, tones up skin
and muscle, it delays degeneration of
tissues and induces overall well being. It also
Punarnava (Refreshing session) Duration-45mts.
This is an innovative form of Abhyangam. Here apart
from the experience of skin (touch) by gentle abhyangam
using medicated oils, we include pleasant experiences
of sense organs like nose (aroma) tongue (taste)
ear (music) eyes (natural scenery). It is highly
beneficial to de-stress ones body and mind.
Here relaxation is provided by the means of all
sense organs ( Panchendriya) - eye, ear, nose, tongue
and skin and one will feel fully energized after
lepam (Ayurvedic face pack) Duration-20-30 mts.
Here ayurvedic creams and powder mixed with medicinal
liquids are applied over the
face. It helps to improve complexion, clears hyper-pigmentation
and provides lustre to
abhyangam (Ayurvedic head massage) Duration-20-30mts.
Nourishing ayurvedic oils are massaged in the scalp
followed by herbal extracts of aloe,
hibiscus etc. as a shampoo. It promotes general
well-being of scalp and hair.
Dinacharya (Ayurvedic day care) Duration-1-3 Days.
This is a life style programme as advised by Ayurveda.
One can experience and learn the daily routine that
one has to practise. This includes daily care of
sense organs, body care like oil application, exercise,
bath etc along with sessions for relaxing mind and
body. This is also done as preparatory treatments
for a person from a different place environment
and habits, as a prelude, so as to avoid abrupt
change in lifestyle.
Jeevanam (Ayur lifestyle programme) Duration-7 Days.
This programme is like the routine maintenance of
a machine and aims at correction of
wear and tear of the body. Apart from the Dinacharya
there will be concurrent usage of detoxifying medicines
and rasayana drugs or any treatment procedure if
required. This programme is highly beneficial for
improving vitality of all systems of body and ideally
suitable for a person who cannot stay long to undergo
prime programmes of Ayurvedic treatment.
Satwik (chaste) Ayurvedic food is an essential
part of the last two programmes.
Chikitsa (Curative programmes) Duration: 14
This is a curative application of Ayurveda. This
includes Pancha karmam and various types of Keralite
methods of treatments like Pizhichil, Navarakkizhi,
Dhara, Elakkizhi etc. Kadavu has specialists in
the treatment of Arthritis, Paralysis, Gastric disorders,
Cervical Spondylosis, Low backache, Sinusitis, Gynaecological
problems, Migrane, Old age problems, Allergy, Degenerative
Lamghanam (Anti-Obesity programme) Duration:
This is the programme of internal and external medication
for shedding the extra kilos.
Vatatapika Rasayanam (Rejuvenative programme)
Duration: 14-28 Days
This programme is the internal usage of Rasayana
and other required medicines after necessary body
purification. This improves the immunal function
of a person.
Mana Prasadam (Anti-stress programme) Duration:
Aims at alleviation of stress and allied problems.
Yoga and Dhyanam
Both are essential during the treatment. Anybody
interested can practice yoga at our centre. We have
a full-fledged centre devoted for yoga.