Dhanyakizhi

Dhanya kizhi is a method of therapeutic sweating. ‘Dhanyam’ means ‘Grains’ and ‘kizhi’ means ‘boluses or Pinda. This is a form of treatment in which powdered cereals and pulses are bundled into a bolus, warmed and applied all over the body. The person is made to sit on the droni (special table for massage) and first applied medicated oil all over the body. Fomentation and simultaneous massage is given in all seven positions .Person is given hot water bath after the procedure.
Duration: 45mins.
Therapeutic effects:- • Rheumatoid Arthritis
• low back pain
• Joint pains With Inflammation and stiffness
• Body pain etc

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