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|Somatheeram Ayurvedic Beach Resort, Trivandrum
Somatheeram, sitting atop a hill is spread over an area of 15 acres of lush greenery. Its accommodation are widely scattered down the contoured hills. Built in wood and sporting antique, carved doors and pillars. Each structure is a unique piece of architecture. It has 46 spacious rooms of different categories.
Besides an Ayurvedic center, Somatheram is also famous as a Yoga center.
Manatheeram Beach Resort - 21 kms from Trivandrum airport
A sister concern of Somatheeram and close to above resort has all the amenities and facilities as Somatheeram.
Prime Body Care in Ayurveda
1. Rejuvenation therapy (Rasayana Chikilsa) - 14 days
This treatment includes body massage with hand and foot by two masseurs with medicated oil and cream, internal rejuvenative medicines and medicated stem bath. This therapy is for 90 minutes to 2 hours per day for 7 to 14 days. This therapy is to rejuvenate mind body and soul to tone up skin, to strengthen all systems so as to achieve ideal health and longevity.
2. Body Purification Therapy ( Shodhan Chikilsa) - 15 days
It is a process of purifying the whole body to attain power of vatha, pitha and kupha based on the panchkarma and swethakarma treatment. The 15 day package process include body massage, snehapanam, nasyam, virachanam (mediated purgative, snehavasthi, dhara, pizhichil, njavarakizhi, Karnaporranam, tharpanam, sirovasthi, steam bath and internal herbal medicines.
3.Body Immunization/Longevity Treatment(Kayakalpa Chikilsa) - 26 days
This is the prime treatment in Ayurveda for reducing ageing processes, arresting the degeneratin of the body cells and immunization of the system. Giving Rasayana (very special ayurvedic medicine) internally is the main part of this prograqmme, based on the panchakarma and swethakarma treatment. The 28 days package process includes body massage, snehapanam, virechanum, nasyam, snehavasthi,
dhara, pizhichil, njavarakizhi, tharpanam, sirovasthi, karnapooranam and medicated steam bath. This treatment is best effective if taken before the age of 60 for either sex.
4.Psoriasis Treatment Programme, (Sidhma Chikilsa) - 21 days
This is an effective treatment for all types of psoriasis. This special ayurvedic treatment programme last for 21 to 28 days. This programme includes special lapanam, abhyangam, snehapanam, pizhichil, medicated steam bath and sirovasthi along with exclusively prepared internal herbal medicines.
5. Slimming Programme - 28 days
This includes two types of massages (1) medicated herbal powder massage (2) medicated herbal oil massage. These two massages will be given for 28 days. This programme also includes medicated steam bath, intake of herbal juices and herbal tea. A very special ayurvedic diet is advised during the treatment period.
6. Beauty Care Programme - 10 days
In this Programme herbal face pack, herbal cream massage, herbal oil massage, intake of herbal tea and steam bath are included. This treatment increases the skin complexion, skin tone and beautifies the body figure.
7. Spine and Neck Care Programme - 10 days
This is a special treatment to keep your spine and neck healthy and to cure the problems related with it. This programme includes special massages, kativasthi, snehavasthi, kashayavasthi, pizhicil, njavarakizhi, special exercises etc.
This is a process of medicated forms applied to the ears for 5 to 10 minutes. This process helps to clean the ear and avoids ailments associated to the ear.
It is a cleaning process of the eyes which gives the cooling effect, prevents eye diseases and strengthens the optic nerve.
This is a herbal face pack with specially made herbal powder and fresh cream. This prevents and avoids wrinkles and improves the skin tone. This is also good for the eyes.
11. Rejuvenation Massage
This massage includes body massage with herbal oil or herbal powder by hand and foot, head massage face message for one to one and a half hours. This is good for rejuvenating the body to reduce mental tension, sexual weakness to improve vitality etc.
12. General Massage
Body massage with herbal oil or herbal powder by hand to tone up the body and to improve the blood circulation etc.
13. Medicated Steam Bath
Certain precious herbal leaves and herbs are boiled and the steam is passed to the whole body for 10 to 20 minutes. This is good for certain diseases, to eliminate impurities from the body to improve the tone of the body, to reduce fat etc.
14. Yoga and Meditation
· Duration of the treatment may vary according to the direction of the doctor and the rates proportionately.
· Process may change depending upon the patient's body conditions.
· Body massage course and yoga medication course will be conducted as per request at a price
Somatheeram Ayurvedic Hospital and Yoga Centre, South of Kovalam
Prime Treatment in Ayurveda
1. Pichichil 14days
In this treatment, lukewarm herbal oils are applied all over the body by two or four trained therapists in a special rhythmic way continuously for about 60 to 90 minutes per day for a period of 7 to 21 days. This treatment is very useful for Rheumatic diseases like arthritis, paralysis, hemiplegia, paralysis-agitamms, sexual weakness, nervous weakness and nervous disorders etc.
2. Njavavarakizhi 14days
It is a process by which the whole body or any specific part thereof is made to perspire by the application of certain medical puddings externally in the form of boluses ties up in muslin bag. This is applied by two to four masseurs for about 60 to 90 minutes per day for a period of 14 days. This treatment is for all types rheumatism, pain in the joints, emaciation of limbs, high blood pressure, cholesterol and certain kings of skin diseases.
3. Dhara - 14days
In this process, some herbal oils, medicated milk, medicated butter milk etc. are poured on the forehead in a special method for about 45 minutes in a day for a period of 7 to 21 days. This treatment is mainly for insomnia, vatha predominated diseases, mental tension and certain skin treatment is mainly for insomnia, vatha predominated diseases, mental tension and certain skin diseases.
4. Vasthi - 14days
Certain herbal oils, herbal extracts, etc. are applied through the rectum daily for a period of 5 to 25 days. This treatment is for arthritis, paralysis, hemiplegia, numbness, gastric complaints associated with rheumatism and constant constipation.
5. Sirovasthi Njavarakizhi - 14days
Certain hikewarm herbals oils are poured into a cap fitted on the head for 15 to 60 minutes per day according to the patient's conditions for a period of 7 days. This treatment is highly effective for facial paralysis, dryness of nostrils, mouth and throat, severe headaches and other vatha originated diseases.
6. Udvarthanam -14days
This is typical massage with herbal powders for about 30 to 45 minutes daily for a period of 14 to 28 days. This treatment is for the diseases like hemiplegia, paralysis, obesity (excess fat) and certain thematic ailments.
7. Abhayangam - 14days
Special type of oil massage in which strokes are given according to the diseases for 45 minutes per day for 14 days. This treatment is very useful for obesity, especially for diabetic gangrene etc.
8. Nasyam - 14days
Herbal juices, medicated oils etc. are applied through nose for 7 to 14 days. This treatment is highly effective for certain kings of headaches, paralysis, mental disorders, some types of skin diseases etc.
9. Snehapanam - 14days
Medicated ghee is given internally in a proportionally increased quantity for a period of 8 to 12 days. This treatment is for osteoarthritis, psoriasis, leukaemia etc.
10. Kizhi - 14days
Herbal leaves and herbs or herbal powders are applied to the whole body in boulses with hot medicated oils for 45 minutes per day for a period of 7 to 14 days. This treatment is for osteoarthritis, arthritis with swelling, spondilosis, sports injuries etc.
11. Dhanamla Dhara - 14days
Warm herbal liquid is poured all over the body in a rhythmic way through a special vessel for 45 minutes to 1 hour daily. This treatment is very effective for hemiplegia, paralysis, rheumatic complaints etc.
12. Yoni Prakshalanm - 14days
Herbal oils and decoctions are applied through the vaginal route. This treatment is good for gynecological disorders. It is also a purifications process for genital organs.
13. Kativasthi - 14days
In this process specially prepared warm medicated oil is kept over the lower back with herbal paste boundary. This treatment lasts for 45 minutes to 1 hour and it is good for any type of back pain and spinal disorders.
Like Kativasthi warm medicated oil is kept over the chest for 45 minutes. This is an effective treatment for asthma, other respiratory problems, heart diseases and muscular chest pain.
This is fermentation with medicated cow milk. This treatment is good for facial paralysis, Bell's palsy, speech disorders and other nervous disorders of the face.
Special powder mixed with medicated oil applying on the top of the head for 20 to 45 minutes. This treatment is helpful for ENT problems, insomnia, migraine etc.
This is a process by which medicated herbal paste is applied on the affected part. This is useful for various types of inflammatory conditions.