Navarakizhi

Navarakizhi is a nourshing therapy. A special variety of Red rice called navara is used in this treatment. It is also known as shasitka shali a rice variety which grows in sixty days. This rice is cooked in milk and Bala roots ( sida cardiofloia ) which makes me it ideal to mitigate vata and…

Ela Kizhi

Ela Kizhi is also known as Patra pinda swedam. In this therapy herbal leaves are made into a bolus and hot fomentation is done with the help of this bolus. This therapy is usually performed after an sarvanga or ekanga abhyangam. It is highly effective in sports injuries, sprains, arthritis, spondilytsis, it relieves the muscle…

Bashpa Swedam

Bashpa swedam is a type of hot fomentation therapy. In this method a specialised chamber made with medicated wood. This chamber is filled with medicated water vapour it is used to promote sweating. It is commonly performed after an Abhyangam. It acts effectively as a detoxifing procedure. It is the therapy of choice for reducing…

Ayurveda Facial

Ayurveda facial ( Mukha lepanam) and hair treatment ( shiro lepanam ) Our face is the window to our soul and it represents all our emotions and capacity. Hence it is essential to have healthy even toned skin and strong hair. We at Deepam recommend regular weekly treatments of facial with herbs and oils specifically…

Shirodhara

Shiro means head and dhara means to flow. It involves the consistent flow of aromatic oils specifically on the ‘third eye’ – the chakra point just above and between the eyebrows. The lukewarm, medicated oils has a calming effect on the deepest recesses of the brain, stimulating the endocrine system, the pituitary and pineal glands…

Pizhichil

This therapy is a beautiful combination of two classical Ayurvedic treatments, Snehana (oleation) and Swedana (sudation). The whole body is bathed in streams of lukewarm medicated oil with simultaneous soft massage. Three therapists attend to the client, focusing on their particular needs. More than three liters of relaxing, medicated oil is used in this therapy.…

Nasyam

A concession of herbal extracts and oils are carefully prepared to exact specifications and is gently dropped into the nostrils methodically , while inhaling. Then, the area around the nose, face, shoulders, chest, palms and foot are massaged to induce perspiration and to promote blood circulation. This therapy can be a remedy for congestion allowing…

Leech Therapy

Leech therapy has been proven to help patients suffering from venous diseases. It can help reduce the pain and the swelling felt from varicose veins, and can help dissolve blood clots that have formed. … They have anticoagulation properties that help prevent blood from coagulating or thickening.Since ancient times, leeches were used to treat many…

Ksheera Dhara

This relaxing and refreshing full body massage is a masterpiece of Ayurveda treatment. It is done with medicated herbal oils. The number of strokes and pressure vary with the condition of the individual. This massage is indicated to prevent ageing and degeneration. This seven-position therapy will treat the whole body physically, mentally and emotionally while…