KATHI VASTI BACK TREATMENT
The term Kathi refers to low back region. It is a procedure where medicated oil is retained in a sealed walled boundary, made with the paste of black gram powder or wheat powder, for a certain period of time in the low back area.
There are many benefits of kathi vasti: relieves tension build ups, stiffness, spasms, pain and aches, and it is very effective for sciatic pains and spondylosis.
SIROVASTHI HEAD TREATMENT
This is a rejuvenating therapy. A medicated oil is applied on the head with the help of a cap. Depending on the constitution of the person treated, different medicated oils are used to treat the "dosha".
This treatment is known to help with facial paralysis, severe headache, eye disease, disease of cranial nerve, helps with dryness of nostrils, mouth and throat, hair fall, and it improves vision and memory.
THARPHANAM EYE TREATMENT
Tharphanam is a rejuvenation treatment for the eyes. The eyes are bathed in a pure form of medicated gheee for about 15 to 20 minutes. The treatment strengthens the optical nerves, prevents cataract and gives a cooling effect to the eyes.
The naysa treatment is a process where medicated herb oils and liquid medicines are administered through the nostrils. Since the nose is a gateway of the head, the therapy is highly effective in curing diseases pertaining to the head.
The therapy cleanses and opens channels of the head, thereby improving the process of oxygenation (prana), which has a direct influence on the functioning of the brain.
Swedana or sweat therapy is a process to induce sweating artificially. This process helps eliminate toxins and regenerates skin cells.
A special oil is made with lemon juice and mixed medicated herbs. This gets mixed until it becomes a paste and then it is applied at the crown of the head. The crown of the head is where the Soma Chakra is located and by doing this procedure, it gets nourished and stimulated.
Urovasti is an herbal oil treatment in Ayurveda. Vasti is an important Panchakarma therapy is a treatment involving the introduction of herbal oils and decoctions into the colon through the rectum. Urovasti is recommended to treat pains affecting the sternum in the Uras (chest) area.