28 Nov, 2022

Njavara Kizhy

Njavar kizhy also known as Shastika Sali Pinda Swedam stands for; Njavara : a variety of rice that grows in 60 days.Kizhy : Bolus tied in cloth It is unique treatment procedure practiced by the Vaidyas of Kerala, in which is prepared by making a pudding of njavara rice with milk ... Read More..

17 Nov, 2022

Preventive & Curative Cardiology - An Ayurvedic Overview

Can 21st century cardiac care become more holistic? Today heart patients are required to take modern drugs like beta blockers, statins, blood thinners and diuretics for life. These drugs do have side effects. Can a new treatment regime be developed that uses modern drugs only in limited cases, but for ... Read More..

09 Nov, 2022

Autism - An Ayurvedic Overview

What is Autism? Autism is a complex neurobehavioral condition that includes impairments in social interaction and developmental language and communication skills combined with rigid, repetitive behaviors. Because of the range of symptoms, this condition is now called Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It covers a large spectrum of symptoms, skills, and ... Read More..

26 Oct, 2022

Picha Basti in Ulcerative Colitis

What is ulcerative colitis? Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease of unknown etiology characterized by inflammation of the colonic mucosa and intermittent relapsing clinical features like; Diarrhea Tenesmus Rectal bleeding Loss of appetite Weight loss This condition is a serious challenge for medical professionals to achieve a cure, but administration ... Read More..

20 Oct, 2022

Ayurveda & Physiotherapy A Unique Combination

Generally the treatments in Ayurveda id divided in to two - Abhyantara chikitsa – which include internal medications (Shamana Chikitsa) and purification (Shodhana Chikitsa). Bahyachikitsa – which includes external procedures like Sarvanga Abhyangam, Bhashpa swedam, Udwarthanam, Pinda swedam etc. These Chikitsa brings the Anthragni into its normalcy which eliminates the Ama ... Read More..

07 Sep, 2022

What Is Urovasthi Treatment

What Is Urovasthi? Uro: chest or thoracic region Vasthi: To hold Thus urovasti means a treatment in which the medicated oil are poured and pooled for a fixed duration of time in compartment or cabin constructed over the chest area using wet floor of black gram, covering the area of ... Read More..