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Panchakarma Treatments

Netra Tarpanam - It is a special treatment in which the eyes are bathed in pure medicated cow's ghee. It is useful in correcting Refractive errors of the eyes, Chronic Conjunctivitis, Corneal Ulcer, Dry Eye Syndrome, Eye diseases due to aggravation of Vata and Pitta toxins, Glaucoma, Improper co-ordination and loss of movement of the eye balls and Pain and burning sensation in the eyes. It helps in preventing early formation of Cataract. It relieves the strain due to constant glaring at the computer and TV screen. During Tharpanam, hollow wells of black gram paste are gently sculpted around the eyes and medicated oil is poured in these wells which are retained for a specific time.


Nhavarakizhi is a treatment using medicated milk-porridge (medicinal rice called navara) made into a bundle (kizhi). The kizhi is dipped in a mixture of milk and medicinal decoction and is applied all over the body. It is an immuno-enhancing rejuvenation therapy and is made use in convalescence period of injury and trauma, muscular wasting, arthritis, general weakness, paralysis, pains related to the joints and sore muscles etc. This is a nourishing and restorative treatment that will reduce emaciation of the muscles and will build a better immune system. It is also very effective to improve the luster and texture of the skin.

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