Marma chikilsa is the treatment of the vulnerable part of the human body. From olden days the kalaripayattu Gurukkals face the problems of injuries during fight or practice and they had to find a away to solve the issues. The 107 vital points led to the development of this unique treatment method. It is also very effective for wounds, burses and fractures. The treatment with herbs and herbal preparation can give instant relief. Massage is effective in treatment rheumatic complaints and nerval disorders.
Three forms of massages
- 1) Sukha thirummu ( physical comfort )
- 2) Katcha thirummu ( physical endurance and flexibilities )
- 3) Raksha Thirummus
Patients suffering from rheumatism, paralysis, back pain, slip disk, blood pressure, muscular problems, headaches, nervous weakness, stomach trouble, Asthma, anxiety, weakness, irritability, feelings of insecurity, agitation etc. get relief through massages. It is useful to promote sleep, for calming psychotic individuals, gives rest and relief to depressed patients or individuals with withdrawal symptoms Massages improve immunity and give self confidence and will power. For treatment or to get maximum benefits out of the massages, it is usually given as course for 7, 9, 11 or 14 days.