It is performed in Ekanga or Sarvanga with the bolus of boiled shashtika shali with balamoola kahsaya & ksheera. Shashtika is snigdha, guru, sthira , sheeta and tridoshaghna , though a sweda karma, it has brimhana guna.

 

Duration :

45 minutes to 1 hour , preferable time is in between 7-11 am and 4-6 pm

The procedure can be stopped if the medicine in the boluses or the milk mixture is exhausted.

Procedure :

2 warm Kizhi are gently applied in a synchronized manner by the two therapist on two side of Droni

It is followed by a gentle massage with the other hand.

We ensure that the heat of the boluses is bearable to the patient by touching them over the dorsum by  hand.

The temperature of the boluses is maintained throughout the procedure by contnious relay of the four boluses after reheating by dipping in milk kashayam mixture.

The process is continued till the patient attains samyak swinna lakshana or until the content of the boluses exhausted.

This procedure is done in the seven positions as in kayasekam or as advised by the physician.

Indication :

Very effective in curing diseases of nervous system.

Chronic Rheumatism , Osteoarthritis

Paralysis,

Muscular weakness

Emaciation of limbs and disease borne of vitiated blood

Slow down aging process

Relaxes the body and gives sound sleep

Improves blood circulation and detoxifies the body.

It also makes the body strong and sturdy with well developed musculature.