Njavarakizhi (Rice Poultice)

It is a procedure by which the whole body or any specific part thereof is made to perspire, by the application of certain medicinal drugs with Njavara(special variety of rice that grows in 60 days.) rice puddings externally in the form of boluses tied up in a muslin bag. Four therapists administer this procedure.

Duration of Treatment:- 90 minutes

Therapeutic Effects:-

· Enhances body nourishment
· Removes joint stiffness due to vata vitiation
· Cleanses the Srotases (channels)
· Complexion
· Improves digestion
· Removes sluggishness and excessive sleep
· Removes nervous disorders
· Chronic rheumatism
· Limb emaciation
· Blood born diseases
· Prevents premature ageing