This therapy uses specific herbs tied in muslin pouches. The warmed herbal formula is gently “pounded” and pressed into the skin by two therapists in a synchronized, rhythmic motion. Used for relieving deep seated tension, increasing circulation, loosen toxins, strengthening muscle tissue and ridding the body of excess Kapha.

This is a technique by which whole body or specific parts are made to sweat by using application of certain powders. Certain drugs which have the nature of alleviating the doshas (vata, pitta, kapha) are well powdered and are made into boluses in a muslin cloth.

These boluses are again heated in warm fire and a gently massage is given over the body. After a few minutes, massage on body the patient is given bath in moderately warm water.

Podikizhi is indicated in diseases where there is vitiation of kapha, heaviness of body/extremities and obesity, etc

It is a procedure in which massage is  done with warm poultices of herbal power.It is good in joint disorders,Arthritic conditions etc.. it gives relaxation alleviates pain & stiffness.