PIZHICHIL – The Royal Ayurvedic Treatment

Pizhichil is a type of Ayurvedic treatment procedure or sudation therapy developed by the Ayurvedic vaidyas of Kerala, especially for treating the Kings. Better known as the treatment for aristocrats, it is famous for the safe and easiness in administration, as well the rejuvenating and soothing benefits it offers your body.

The word meaning of Pizhichil in local language literally means “squeezing”. Pizhichil is done by pouring lukewarm medicated oils continuously to the whole body with simultaneous soft massage. Two to four trained therapists under the supervision of a physician perform the treatment in a synchronized pattern.The best place to experience this treatment procedure is Kerala where traditional Ayurvedic physicians offer their valuable expertise.

Duration of the treatment: 45 minutes to 90 minutes


  • Relieves body pain and muscle spasms
  • Helps in healing bone injuries
  • Increases immunity and prolongs lifespan
  • Promotes normal development of muscle mass
  • Improves skin complexion
  • Has anti-aging benefits
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Imparts great relaxation and calmness to both body & mind
  • It is very effective in all degenerative and autoimmune disorders of brain and spinal cord also disorders involving bone, joints and muscle tissue
  • Neurological disorders
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Burning sensation all over the body
  • Nervous weakness
  • Sexual weakness
  • Rheumatic diseases
  • Arthritis
  • Paralysis (Hemiplegia and paraplegia
  • Parkinson’s disease

A scientific explanation for the curative, wellness and rejuvenating treatment of the era

  1. Medicines – the lipo-protein soluble compounds, are easily absorbed through the cell membrane than any other medium, providing the optimum benefits. (nourishment/lubrication/Anti-inflammatory and pain relieving/Scraping effect)
  2. The optimum heat and the special customized massage with suitable oils helps in dilating the microchannels of the body
  3. Improves blood circulation thereby clearing the disorders due to an impaired circulation
  4. Lymphatic drainage is done properly thereby clearing the metabolic waste and toxin accumulations relieving any swelling in the body
  5. Sensitizes the nerve endings, nerve functions are triggered. Plays better and safer than an electro/laser therapy
  6. Bioavailability of amino acid tryptophan is increased. Tryptophan is transported to the brain via the bloodstream, It is the precursor for mood regulators neurotransmitter serotonin and hormone melatonin. Serotonin affects mood and social behavior, appetite and digestion, sleep, memory and sexual desire and function. An antioxidant and a major regulating hormone in the body, that works well to provide a calm soothing mind.
  7. Helps in the release of Histaminase into the circulation which breaks down Histamine thereby relieving the symptoms like Hyperacidity, Lethargy, Itching, Headache, Painful muscles

Pizhichil thus keeps an outstanding position among all the Ayurvedic treatments exhibiting such marvelous features. Ayurveda - a boon to human health, provides exceptional treatments for all diseases which are completely scientific. For those who are looking for authentic Ayurvedic therapy in Kerala, Sanjeevanam Ayurveda center is the best choice. Sanjeevanam has been utilizing the complete essence of Ayurveda to meet the contemporary needs of people.

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