Panchakarma is the ultimate mind-body healing to detoxifying the body, strengthen the immune system, and restore balance and well-being. It is one the most effective healing modality in Ayurvedic Medicine. It promotes Bio-purification and Rejuvenation. It is recommended on a seasonal basis, as well as when an individual feels out of balance or is suffering from illness.
Why should I experience Panchakarma Treatment?
Stress, dietary indiscretions, environmental pollutants and poor lifestyle choices create “Ama” (toxic load) in the body which when accumulated in the tissues and bloodstream results in poor health and manifestation of diseases. Panchakarma reverses this degenerative process quickly and its effects are often profound and long-lasting. Panchakarma uses a combination of massage, herbal steams, medicated oil, medications, food, fasting, emesis, purgation, colon therapies to rid the body of accumulated toxins. At Muniyal Ayurveda we offer authentic Panchakarma experience in a holistic environment with Customised treatment, specialized doctors & therapists, Research products, Classical Ayurvedic preparations to purify, revive and rejuvenate the body, mind and consciousness.
Body Massage (45 minutes)
A relaxing massage with specific herbal oils to nourish and revitalize the body tissues and to allow the toxins to be removed from the cells. Abhyanga has much deeper and more far reaching effects than an ordinary massage. It is deeply relaxing and an experience your entire body will thank you for.
Abhyanga and Bhaashpa Sweda
Body Massage with Steam (1 hour)
Abhyanga is followed by Bhaashpa Sweda – a herbalised steam treatment to increase the release of toxins. The combined effects of Abhyanga with sweda brings about lightness, strength and stability to the body
Powder Massage (45 minutes)
This is a specialized herbal treatment for weight reduction. Udvartana is a massage using a coarse herbal paste to enliven and energise the body. Udvartana helps promote better digestion, healthier skin, firmer muscle tone, increased circulation and a breakdown of cellulite.
Udvarthana and Bhaashpa Sweda
Powder Massage with Steam (1 hour)
Udhvartana is followed by Bhaashpa Sweda, a herbalised steam, to mobilize the stubborn fat and release toxins. These two powerful treatments put together accelerates the process of weight reduction.
In this procedure lukewarm medicated oil is continuously dropped over the Brahm-Randhra (forehead) for a particular duration of time. This procedure is excellent for stress and insomnia. This gives a natural glow to the face and brings about calmness to the mind.
Takra Dhaara is a form of Shirodhaara, an Ayurvedic treatment method which involves continuous flow of medicated butter milk to the centre of forehead. It has a soothing effect and is very effective against hypertension, diabetes and skin diseases.
Ayurvedic Facial (35 minutes)
Ayurvedic Facial therapy features ancient massage techniques which bring forth a glowing lustre to the skin while promoting deep relaxation for the body, mind and spirit. This will help in lightening marks, reduce wrinkles and effectively improves complexion.
Lower Back Therapy (30 minutes)
Kati basti is an effective and enjoyable treatment which is used for back pain, sciatica, and many other conditions. The feeling is soothing and relaxing, while benefits can arise from the oil being absorbed directly via the pores of the skin.
Head Massage (20 minutes)
A head massage that focuses on relieving muscle tension in shoulders, neck, head and face. It promotes hair growth and increases hair quality. It also helps to relieve mental fatigue, irritability, emotional stress and induces a sense of mental peace. This massage is also known as anti-stress massage.
Shastika Shaali Pinda Sweda
Body Massage with Rice (1 hour 30 minutes)
Hot medicated cooked special rice boluses bundled in cloth bags (poultices) are applied on the body & massaged to induce sudation. This procedure strengthens muscles & improves nerve conduction.
Eye Nourishment Therapy (30 minutes)
Akshitarpana is a unique procedure where medicated ghee is retained over the eyes for a specific amount of time. The medicated ghee nourishes and strengthens the eye.
Nasal Drops Therapy (30 minutes)
Herbal oils are applied through the nose, usually for a daily period of several days. Nasya treats certain kinds of headaches, sinusitis, tonsillitis, facial paralysis, and eye diseases.
Knee Therapy (45 minutes)
Janubasti is a specialised panchakarma treatment used for strengthening of the knee muscles and the architecture of the knee. It also improves the functioning of the knee joint.
Neck Therapy (45 minutes)
A specialised warm oil treatment for the back of the neck, it is ideal for people suffering from neck pains, nerve problems, tension and stress related ailments.
This is the list of Basic Therapies available. For further details on Body Detoxification treatments like Vamana, Virechana, Basti, etc. visit Muniyal Ayurveda Hospital, Manipal.