Choorna pinda swedam

Choorna pinda swedam (Podikizhi) The application of poultices of medicinal powders over the body is named Choorna pinda swedam. The procedure is done for 45 to 60 minutes daily, normally for 7 days. It is of two types- Snighda ( along with application of oil ) and... Read More

Patrapotala swedam

Patrapotala swedam (Elakizhi) Jambeera pinda swedam(Naarangakizhi) Traditional treatments in Kerala in which the whole body or any specific part is applied with poultices made of medicinal leaves / lemon respectively, dipping it in warm medicated oils. The medicinal... Read More


Abhyanga An extensive general body massage using medicated oil in a synchronized manner. This treatment is done normally for 45 to 60 minutes. According to classical texts this massage is indicated daily to prevent ageing and degenerative process. Its rhythmic motion... Read More