Pizhichil – Ayurvedic Oil Bath Massage Treatment For Body & Mind
Sarvangdhara or Pizhichil word means dhara (flow) given throughout the body. Pizhichil is another name meaning sarvangdhara in which lukewarm herbal oils are squeezed all over the body(without head and neck).
It is with the aid of pieces of cloth, which regularly plunges into the vessels containing the oil.In Pizhichil Ayurvedic Massage.
The treatment is done on a special table from a single piece of wood Nuxvomica Strychnous. In this treatment, medicated milk or medicated oil is poured over the body in continuous streams while gently massaged.
Pizhichil is given with two to four therapists, continuously in a special rhythm for about 60 to 90 minutes each day. Pizhichil requires a smaller amount of oil compared to Sarvangadhara.In some cases, also Talam applied to the head bandaged with leaves.
The masseur usually begins by squeezing oil on the shoulders and then in the hands of the patient is sitting upright. Each masseur uses on hand to pour oil massage, while with the other..
Pizhichil is a very effective remedy for an optimum of relaxation, soothing and rejuvenating. Pizhichil is considered a very special treatment in Ayurveda.
Benefit Of Pizhichil Ayurvedic Massage
This treatment is useful in sexual weakness, nervous weakness, rheumatic pains, Vata imbalances, hypertension and wasting of the limbs.
Pizhichil acts as free radical scavengers, toning, strengthening, deeply rejuvenating the whole body. That is given after Abhyanga (oil massage therapy specialist).
It is effective in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) after a viral or bacterial infection. Increases the body’s immunity and reduces the burning sensation in the body.
It there by also ensures better circulation, and helps you recover from paralysis, promotes healing of fractures and is also a fight against aging.
This treatment is also very effective for rheumatic diseases like joint stiffness, paralysis agitanus, sexual weakness, arthritis, paralysis (hemi logia, paraplegia), nervous weakness and nervous disorders.