The term “Ayurveda” combines the Sanskrit words ayur (life) and veda (science or knowledge). Ayurveda is one of the world’s oldest medical systems. It originated in India more than 40,000 years ago and remains one of the country’s traditional health care systems. Its concepts about health and disease promote the use of herbal compounds, special diets, and other unique health practices.
' Ayurvedic Aromatherapy ' in which he combines Ayurveda with Aromatherapy. The treatment programs incorporate diverse and skilled techniques, harnessing the finest traditional and authentic Ayurveda methods with western massage techniques.
There are several modes of preparation and therapeutic regimen of medicinal drugs prescribed by Ayurveda. Decoction (Kwatha) is found to be the best in terms of effectiveness, minimal risk of side effects, fast remedy and flexibility in composition as per the suitability to the patient. Decoction (Kwatha) is prepared by boiling the herb (about 60gms) in 16 parts of water in an earthen pot over a mild heat till it is reduced to 1/4 of the original amount. Add in same amount of oil (base on different body nature, mostly black sesame oil) simmer under low heat until all the water evaporated.
The Kasa Bowl
The Kasa Bowl, a small handmade bowl made of bronze, is used on the feet to further enhance the Padabhyang treatment. The bronze bowl, which contains zinc, has the property of drawing heat out of the body through the feet. When the outside of the Kasa bowl is rubbed vigorously in circular motions, it gives a wonderful feeling of stimulation and relaxation.