Abhyangam is specialized ayurvedic body massage done with proper techniquies by Aasha Ayurveda Kerala panchkarma therapy in Delhi. Medicated oil is used as per the purpose of Abhyangam. It’s a 45 minutes procedure followed by swedanam ( Steam) for 15 minutes.
Person who is fit for Panchkarma procedures ( Shodhanara)
Dry or rough ( Ruksha) – Vataj prakriti
Diseases due to vitiation of Vata
Persons, who do regular exercise like Athelete, fitness seekers, gymers ( (Vyayam Sheela)
Intellectuals, Executives (Chintaka)
Essential preparatory procedure for other Panchakarma procedures.
Vatarogas like Hemiplagia, Paralysis ( Pakshaghata), Sciatica ( gridhrasi), Backache ( Katishoola), Facial Palsy ( ardit ), Gout (Vatashonita), Brachial neuralgia ( avabahuka).
Oligospermia ( Sheena shukra)
Abdominal lump ( gulma)
Acid peptic disorders( Parinama Shoola)
Diseases of female genital tract ( Yoni vyapat)
Emaciated ( Krisha)
Sleeplessness ( Anidra)
Alcoholic intoxication ( Madatyaya)
Chronic Constipation ( Jeerna Vibandha)
Vitiation/ increase of Kapha & Fat tissue ( Meda)
State of indigestion and toxic metabolites ( Amadosha)
Ascitis, Hepato-spleno-megaly, Cirrhosis of Liver, Acute abdomen, etc
Mild Chemical Poison
Early stages of fever
These will arise if general guidelines are not followed.
Complications arise commonly due to faults/ errors in
Dosage schedule ( Matra nirnaya)
Time of drug administration/ procedure ( Kala Nirnaya)
Vyapat ( Consequences)
Indigestion ( Ajeerna)
Thirst ( Trishna)
Drowsiness ( Tandra)
Distention of abdomen ( Anaha)
Fever ( jwara)
Pain ( Shoola)
State of indigestion and toxic metabolities ( Aamdosha)
Nausea ( Utklesha)
Skin diseases ( Kushtha)
Itching ( Kandu )
Anemia ( Pandu )
Edema ( Shotha)
Sprue / Malabsorption syndrome ( grahani)
Haemorrhoides ( Arsha)
Feeling of cold ( staimitya)
Erysipelas ( visarpa)
Management of Complications
Symptomatic therapy based on the doshic predominance and on the severity of the complication.
Indigestion ( Ajeerna) & Thirst ( Trishna)
Emesis ( vamana) to be done with warm water ( ushnodaka) and to be managed accordingly.
Fasting, vomiting and sudation, administering foods, drinks and medicines which aredry.
Use of fermented alcoholic preparation made from buttermilk ( Takrarishtha), Barley ( Yava), long pepper ( Pippali), three myrobalans ( thiphla), Honey ( kshodra), Cow’s Urine ( Gomootra), Commiphora mukul ( guggulu), etc.
Other Complications: symptomatic therapy based on the doshic predominance and on the severity of complications.