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Kerala Massage Treatments

Kerala Massage Treatments

by Kottakkal Support January 18, 2020

Massage and the application of oil plays a vital role in the Ayurvedic system of healing. Occupational-therapy is achieved in Kerala by the scientific method of massaging. New types of massages known as effleurage, petrissage, and tapotement cannot yield as good results as the Kerala massages. 

There are four specialized rejuvenation treatments in Kerala; they are Dhara, Mukkipizhichal, Navarakizhi, and Sirovasti. These treatments offer excellent results for many conditions of paralysis, sciatica, and mental disorders, hysteria, insanity, etc. 

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GULIKAS AND VATIKAS

GULIKAS AND VATIKAS

by Kottakkal Support January 12, 2020

Gulikas and vatikas are produced by grinding the raw materials into a fine paste, they are then formed into pills or tablets. Some gulikas and vatikas are available in pill form and packaged as 100 loose pills per container, and others are in tablet form and packaged as 100 tablets in a 10x10 blister pack.

Pills for internal use may be mixed with lukewarm water or any other prescribed liquid substance as directed by an Ayurvedic Doctor. 

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KWATHAMS

KWATHAMS

by Kottakkal Support January 05, 2020

Kwathams are Kshayams in tablet form. Both offer the same efficacy, and each Kwatham tablet is equivalent to 5 ml of Kashayam. The manufacturer Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS) introduced Kwathams to the market using a highly specialized process. The special process eliminates the need for the additives used on Kashayams to extend their shelf life. Kwathams are devoid of additives and the acidic nature caused by additives.

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RELIEVE YOUR PAIN

RELIEVE YOUR PAIN

by Kottakkal Support December 29, 2019

Managing chronic pain is the number one reason many people visit a medical doctor. Often times the pain is chronic and medical doctors will offer drugs, surgery, and/or physical therapy. A common reality for many people is the pain does not go away and interferes with their daily activities.

AYURVEDA has many classic herbal formulas that offer effective relief from all types of pain, inflammation, swelling, and reduced mobility. Classical herbal formulas target many conditions and work best when taken internally and applied externally.

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ARISHTAMS FOR WINTER

ARISHTAMS FOR WINTER

by Kottakkal Support December 14, 2019

Arishtams are herbal formulas fermented with jaggery, sugar, or honey. The fermentation generates 5 – 10% alcohol, which acts as a medium for extracting deeper qualities from the herbs. They are a perfect choice for winter as they warm digestion and provide many healing benefits.       

  • Pleasant tasting due to sugar content
  • Improves digestion
  • Aids elimination of ama (toxins)
  • Increases the absorption of nutrients

 Please view all twenty-six of our Arishtams 

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WINTER STRENGTH AND IMMUNITY

WINTER STRENGTH AND IMMUNITY

by Kottakkal Support December 08, 2019

With the onset of cold weather, our ability to stay healthy is challenged. It’s especially true when the same ill-symptom occurs at the same time every year. Learning to recognize the early signals your body provides is key to preventing deeper health issues.  

Prevention is the primary goal of Ayurveda, and being aware of the early symptom signals your body provides is essential. At the beginning of winter, the cold drying effects of vata are felt, as winter progresses the deeper cold of kapha settles in. This transition challenges our strength and immunity and manifests as colds, cough, fever, headache, sinus congestion, constipation, indigestion, insomnia, itchy dry skin, and body pain and stiffness

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Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS), Kottakkal, India

Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS), Kottakkal, India

by Kottakkal Support November 30, 2019

For 150 years, Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS), Kottakkal, India has been a Charitable Institution engaged in the practice and propagation of Ayurveda, the ancient health care science of India. AVS offers classical Ayurvedic medicines and authentic Ayurvedic treatments and therapies to patients from all over India and abroad. The organization has now grown into a multi-unit, multi-disciplinary, multi-functional and multi-core organization. It has operations in different areas of Ayurvedic practice. AVS runs Ayurvedic Hospitals at Kottakkal, Delhi, and Kochi. AVS has three GMP certified modern medicine manufacturing units attached with well-equipped quality control labs.

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Dairy Farmer Wants to Make Milk for Vegans

Dairy Farmer Wants to Make Milk for Vegans

by Kottakkal Support November 23, 2019

Seven cows sunned themselves in a patch of grass in New Paltz, New York, relaxing in the early autumn breeze. When Nimai Pandit, the owner and chief farmer of Gopal Farm, stepped into their enclosure, a slim, tawny cow approached. Her name was Yogamaya, and she wanted a head rub. “They can’t massage this,” he explained as he scratched deeply behind the rough tuft of hair at the top of her head. When he stopped, Yogamaya nudged him with her nose. “Oh, they love petting. They like human touch.”

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Life is Easy With Softgel Capsules

Life is Easy With Softgel Capsules

by Kottakkal Support November 17, 2019

Five Ayurvedic oils are available in a convenient softgel capsule. Extremely helpful for accurate dosage, no unpleasant taste and easy to carry and manage while on the go.    

Kshirabala (101) Softgel capsule

Dhanwantaram (101) Softgel capsule

Gandha Oil Softgel capsule

Bala Oil Softgel capsule

Maharajaprasarini oil softgel capsule

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