Kizhi Massage & Ayurvedic Treatments

At Ayurmana Ayurveda & Panchakarama Center, we offer pure and authentic treatment with the aim of rejuvenating the body and the spirit. We provide kizhi treatment that is unique to each individual and their body type(dosha), identifying the underlying factors in the ailment. Recommended for pain relief, the process involves placing of warm boluses containing herbs. Sand, herbal powders or rice on the affected parts of the body. These boluses are dipped in medicated oils and then massaged with slight pressure on the body.

Kizhi massage also known as pinda swedam or potala swedam is a medicated fomentation therapy wherein medicated powders, herbs are tied in cloth bags & the body is massaged with these bags, the application of pressure varied according to the nature of ailment and the spot. This absorbs the inflammation in the affected area thereby reducing muscle and joint pains.

1) Ela Kizhi Treatment,  2) Njavara Kizhi Treatment, 

3) Podi Kizhi Treatment,  4) Mutta Kizhi Treatment

There are various types of Kizhi treatment, which are called by different names according to the medicaments used in it.

  • Chronic backache
  • Joint Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Neurological Disorder
  • Spondylitis
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Muscle cramps
  • Alleviate doshas, pain and stiffness
  • Improve blood circulation
  • Boost Immunity
  • Prevent Aging
  • Reduce Body weight

Ela Kizhi Treatment

Kizhi is prepared using different leaves of medicinal plants and herbs along with medicated powders. It is dipped in hot medicated oil and applied to the body or affected area.

Njavara Kizhi Treatment

This kizhi involves cooked medicinal rice called njavara, blended with milk and herbs tied in a muslin cloth bundle and applied all over the body in a rhythmic manner.

Podi Kizhi Treatment

Podikizhi is a method of therapeutic sweating. In Podi kizhi cotton bag filled, the body is thoroughly massaged with linen bags containing herbal ingredients in powdered form

Mutta Kizhi Treatment

Mutta Kizhi is one of the ayurvedic treatment in which boiled egg yolks and medicated herbs are used and applied to the body after dripping in medicated oils.


Ayurmana Ayurveda & Panchakarma Center, Dubai, is a leading traditional Kerala Ayurveda Panchakarma Treatment center providing effective Ayurvedic, Homeopathy & Yoga treatments.

Ayurveda is a comprehensive system of natural medicines that treats the body and mind as a whole. It treats the causes of the disease rather than the symptoms and improves the immunity of the body without creating any side effects.