A generous amount of medicated oil is applied to the whole body and then the body is massaged with small cotton cloth boluses filled with cooked Njavara rice. The boluses are dipped in this regenerating mixture of cow’s milk and a brewed herbal decoction, and then applied all over the body to induce sudation (sweat). This procedure is highly rejuvenating, nourishing and prepares the individual to bear the stresses and strains of a busy lifestyle. It enhances physical consistency, strengthens the nervous system and improves the overall appearance of the skin.
- Strengthening nerves
- Calming stress
- Regulating blood pressure
- Relieving body pains
- Curing neurological disorders
- Alleviating rheumatism
- Relieving arthritis
- Nourishing limbs
- Beautifying skin
njavarakizhi is used in management of following conditions
This treatment is done with specific Kizhis (Pouches) made up of special Navara Rice which has amazing medicinal value. These warm kizhis are applied to the body of the patient who lays in the Dhroni. This is applied by two masseurs for about 60 to 90 minutes per day for a period prescribed by the Doctor. Najavarakzhi treatment is for all types of rheumatism pain in the joints, emaciation of limbs, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. This is found to be very effective for Polio and paralysis.