Ayurveda, the “science of life” or ayurvedic medicine is a system of traditional medicines & Treatments native to the Sri Lankan subcontinent and practiced in the other parts of the world as a form of alternative medicine. In Sanskrit, the word Ayurveda consists of the word ayus, meaning “longevity”, and veda, meaning “related to knowledge” or “science”. Evolving, throughout its history, Ayurveda remains an influential system of medicine in South Asia. The earliest literature on Sri Lankan medical practice appeared during the Vedic period in Sri Lanka.The Susruta Samhita and the Charaka Samhita were influential works on traditional medicine during this era. Over the following centuries, Ayurvedic practitioners developed a number of medicinal preparations and surgical procedures for the treatment of various ailments and diseases.
Ayurveda-literally “Science of life”- is based on the twin principles of wholeness and balance. As a holistic healing tradition, Ayurveda recommends treating the “whole” person-body,mind,senses,emotion and spirit instead of following the”one cause-one-cure” principle and focusing on the symptoms of the moment. The promise is that if the roots are nourished and watered, the plant will flourish. Diet, sleep, lifestyle, daily and seasonal routines and internal cleansing are just as, or more, important than herbs and potions in order to maintain good health. And Ayurveda is equally about maintaining or preserving good health as it is about treating disorders-“Swasthasya Rakshanam”is one of the goals of Ayurveda.
Herbs are boiled in a pot and its Vapor is passed on to the whole body or to an affected organ. A wooden chamber used is steaming performed to the whole body its also effective for paralysis numbness and pain, swelling and stiffness of joints. 16 fresh & dried herbs make up the boiling pot which produces the steam for this remedy. It opens the capillaries and tissue crevices(Sweat pores) to induce Sweating and exclude the waste matter.
The person is allowed to lay on a wooden bed and an earthen pot is hung above his head. Blend of high potency Herbal oil is poured in to the pot and is allowed to fall on the forehead through a hole continuously. Especially this Treatment leads to deep mental and spiritual relaxation, Improves powers of Concentration and helps alleviate headaches and sleeplessness (Insomnia) Also this treatment is very effective for kind of paralysis.
A Therapist will massage you gently with Ayurvedic oil chosen to suite your body condition. This massage improves blood circulation, Relieving rheumatic and arthritic pain, turning up the nervous system, encouraging detoxification and providing a luxurious healthy glow to the skin. Massage makes muscles flexible and stimulates glandular activities. it relieves congestion of the bladder and sexual organs, helping to prevent the formation of stones. Warm Ayurvedic oils , will deeply penetrate and hydrate your skin. Intricate patterns are woven by hand moving in synchrony as he follows the lymph in your body.
The Medicated liquid oils are poured allover the body of the patient. Oil is poured from a particular height and a simultaneous massage is also done. This procedure provides strength to the tissues & promotes biological fire. The luster & the beauty of the body is enriched. The sense organs become clear & overall longevity achieved. This procedure helps regeneration and rejuvenation in the body and especially good in the management of Vatika diseases.
Herbs are boiled and the resulting liquid is added to warm both capillaries and the space between tissue are dilated and purified while the herbs have a healing effect and create a general sense of well being.
Retention of warm medicated oil which enhances proper function of nerves of the Spinal cord by reducing pain on patient’s back area (Lumbar and sacral areas) about 30 minutes. For the maximum results this treatment should be done at least 5 days continuously.
The head is provided with a scuff of leather like a cap with open base. The base is filled with medicated oil which is allowed to stand for an indicated period of time. This is also an other head oil application. In this method the oil soaks on the top of the head for nearly 45 minutes. By this treatment can be prevent or Cures, Facial paralysis, Headaches & other head disorders, Eye disorders. (eg. refraction errors), Insomnia, Dryness of mouth & nose, loss of sensation, sinus disorders & specially makes the hair roots strong & prevent by falling hair.
A therapy to stimulate the brain and all nerves in the head and face. Using certain herbal oils, the sinuses are cleansed and all the channels in the facial area are opened.
Consultation with the Ayurvedic specialist at the beginning of the program includes a detailed analysis of your individual inner nature and constitution. It tells you how this inner nature influences your personal likes and dislikes and interacts with the outer nature. Based on this understanding, we explore ways in which you can make a positive impact on your health in terms of diet and lifestyle.
In addition to the constitution analysis and the suggestions for a corresponding adjustment of the food and nutrition, habits, ayurvedic herbal preparations as well as the individual treatments will be recommended. The herbal preparations are mostly based on traditional Ayurvedic formulas and have been tried and tested for centuries. The production of these oils and preparations is subjected to strict quality standards.
The above treatments are cleansing and rejuvenating program for the body, mind and consciousness. It is known for its beneficial effects on overall health, wellness and self-healing. You can benefit in the following ways: