The manual ayurvedic process will be performed synchronously by two Ayurvedic masseurs – therapists. The complementary process will be performed by Vaidya. Ayurvedic processes will be performed by various traditional techniques that include rubbing and massaging all over the body of medicinal oils and herbs from herbs and other biotic substances, various compresses on the painful place on the body. In the ancient medicine of Ayurveda, it is believed that each of us has a memory of our own perfection and of a profound feeling of satisfaction and happiness, latent in us, yet asleep and inactive. The heart or the consciousness is the home of a deeply-rooted (Samsara) state of mind, our permanent emotions or the essence of all of our experiences. The Ayurvedic processes require from the individual to perceive a wider perspective to their lives, in other words, to ask ourselves if we actually lead a fulfilling life being supportive of our life´s purpose, which represents a holistic essence or the One spiritual greatness.
Abhyanga is an integral part of the daily routine massage of the whole body, which is recommended by an Ayurvedic doctor for general health and good condition of the body. Abhi means in, according to, and Ang which has its root in terms of movement. Abhyanga means that energy is released as toxins in the body move in the direction of the excretory system. A significant role is played by special Ayurvedic herbal oils that are slowly warmed (snehana) and gently rubbed, in order to maintain good health. Oils are selected according to the patient’s physical condition – Prakruti. The massage is extremely relaxing, and has a detoxifying effect, and strengthens and revitalises the whole body, improves lymph flow and stimulates the immune system, which provides new body energy, calms and strengthens the nervous system. Abhyanga & Pourvakarma is a process in which only medicinal oils and other natural substances are used. These processes release energy in the body, excrete toxins (vitalizes the whole body). Abhyanga processes bring new psychic energy, calm the nervous system and strengthen immunity.
Garshana is an ideal massage for people who have frequent disorders of dosha Kapha. Garshana is an ideal Ayurvedic process for people who have Kapha disorder. The process is performed with special gloves made of raw silk. For better efficiency, the process ends with warm oil (snehana), and in some cases, svedana (steam bath-sauna) is added, for even more successful cell detoxification. The procedure improves blood circulation, the supply of oxygen compounds to the cells, promotes the removal of accumulated toxins, promotes weight loss and opens clogged lymphatics, which cause problems such as cellulite and the like.
Ghee is an “royal” complementary process that is of great importance for the radiance and beauty of the skin (kanti), for strengthening the intellect, promotes longevity, has aphrodisiac properties and protects the body from various diseases. The process works specifically on rejuvenating the ojas (boosts vital juices), cleanses the vagina (yoni), cleanses the sperm (sukra) and soothes the Pitta Vata dosha (stimulates digestion). The process is very beneficial for children and the elderly because it purifies (abhisyandi) the lymphatic circulation. The process is prescribed by a Vaidya, depending on the in-depth understanding of the patient’s disease and health status. It can be performed as either a therapeutic procedure (Panchakarma) or alternatively as a preventive procedure.