Njavarakizhi(Herbal Rice Poultice Therapy)

Njavarakizhi is another special Ayurvedic full-body therapeutic treatment. Boluses of njavara rice, which is boiled and is wrapped in hand-size cotton bags. In this treatment, the kizhi (boluses of njavara made into a hand held bag) is dipped in warm decoctions & milk. This makes the body of the person perspire and this method provides direct nourishment to soft tissues near the skin. The therapy can last for up to an hour a day and continues for 14 days. Persons suffering from joint pains, rheumatism, weak and underdeveloped limbs, and certain skin disorders can take an appropriate njavara kizhi therapy .The njavara Kizhi procedure is preceded by Abhyanaga.


  • Enhances body nourishment
  • Removes joint stiffness due to vata
  • Prevents premature ageing
  • Rejuvenates skin
  • Cleanses the channels
  • Improves digestion
  • Removes sluggishness and excessive sleep
  • Removes nervous disorders
  • Chronic rheumatism
  • Limb emaciation

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