Ayurveda - The Traditional Medical system of India
Kerala is a state blessed with suitable climate, availability of medicinal resources, skilled technicians and able Physicians who offer classical methods of treatment called Panchakarma, the detoxification treatment plan of Ayurveda.
Thulasi Ayurveda Chikitsalayam
is one of the traditional institutions in Kerala that belongs to the vaidya family called ‘Erattappalliyalil’ who practices traditional Ayurveda for the last three generations without compromising its values. It is located at Alanallur village in Palakkad District, Kerala.
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Ayurvedic medicine is a system of traditional medicine native to the India and practiced in other parts of the world as a form of alternative medicine. Around 1500 BC, ayurveda's fundamental and applied principles got organised and enunciated. Ayurveda traces its origins to the Vedas, Atharvaveda in particular, and is connected to Hindu religion. The Suśruta Saṃhitā and the Charaka Saṃhitā were influential works on traditional medicine during this era.
Panchakarma (meaning "five actions")
According to Charaka, the five actions are Nasya (nasal therapy), Vamana (emesis or vomiting), Virechana (purging) and two kinds of Vasti (therapeutic enema), Nirooha Vasti and Sneha Vasti. Herbal decoctions are used for Nirooha Vasti and herbal oils for Sneha Vasti. This five major procedures in Panchakarma, is meant to purify the whole body by eliminating the accumulated toxins from it.