When we live in today's
global village where any discipline seems to be explosive
in nature, the experience of Marma treatment is unique and
something more than a tradition. It is enduring human
wisdom that would mould the human culture and life today
and tomorrow as its history depicts. Then the question may
be asked. Why Marma Treatment?
Marma Chikilsa is
a science of life in its entirety, primarily focusing on
leading a healthy life. The definition of health according
to this method of treatment encompasses the physical,
mental and spiritual planes of life. It has a systematized
body of knowledge on effective therapies. Amidst the
thrust of high-tech medical proficiencies, Marma Treatment
keeps its pace in a steady manner. Over the millennia, it
has survived purity and integrity, unlike many other
science of the day. Being on the stepping stone to twenty
first century, one should come closer to this system of
medicine and exoperience what it has to offer in the field
of health and healthcare.
Marma chikilsa, has the
solid conceptual foundations, which never contradicts the
natural laws, there can be no existence for the science,
if it confronts with the nature, as we come across the
current medical streams of the east and the west. Putting
in the framework and outfit of science, Marma Chikilsa
satisfies all the criteria like definitions, critical
observations, authenticity, statistical generation,
explanations of body phenomena, qualification, validity,
reliability, repeatability etc.
treatment identifies the vital nodal points (marmas) in
the body (107 of them in all) for suitable pressing and
nudging to correct muscular and neurological problems.
Kizhi is a cloth pouch
filled with medicine, heated in boiled oil, is applied on
the body. The Kizhi is useful in removing swells and for
the treatment of rheumatism, back pain etc. The name of
the Kizhi is in accordance with the medicines used in it
namely Njavarakizhi, Elakizhi, Podikizhi, Mamsakizhi etc.
Dhara is a method of
treatment by pouring warm medicated oil on different parts
of the body and head using a particular equipment. Dhara
is divided into three in accordance with the part of the
body where the treatment is done.
"Moordhania Dhara" (Dhara done on head)
"Sarvanga Dhara" (on the whole body)
"Ekanga Dhara" (on any particular part of
Moordhania Dhara is a treatment for diseases of
head, eye, nose, ear and face and also for some
particular types of rheumatism.
Sarvanga Dhara gives relief from body ache, sprain
etc. It is also done for body rejuvenation.
Ekanga Dhara is performed on particular parts of
the body for getting relief from body aches, sprains
The name of the Dhara
varies according to the medicine used. 'Thakra Dhara'
(using Butter milk). 'Ksheera Dhara' (using milk) and
'Sneha Dhara'(using Ghee, Oils etc) are some of them.
Pizhichil is similar to
Dhara, but no equipments are used. It is done by hand.
In this unique system of
treatment we do not use any internal medicines. The usual
period of treatment is around 14 days and the progress is
visible even from the third day.
We are proud to
announce that we have completely cured a number of
ill-in-bed patients, suffering from severe back pain. Most
of them approached us after undergoing many other systems
of treatments for years.
We also have a unique
system of treatment for fracture and dislocation of bones.