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Therapist Course

Ayurveda & Spa Courses

The Ayurvedic Therapist Training Course will introduce you to the world of Ayurveda and its various therapies. You will learn the fundamentals of Ayurveda (history of Ayurveda and the Tri dosha theory - vata, pitta & kapha). How to perform Ayurvedic Massage and snehana techniques. You will also learn how to use medicated Ayurvedic massage oils and about their therapeutic effect on the body.

Theory Sessions

1. Introduction to Ayurved

  • Definition

  • Aims & Objectives

  • History & Branches

  • Scope of Ayurveda

2. Basic Principles Of Ayurveda

  • Theory of Creation

  • Pancha Mahabhuta Concept

  • Tridosha Concept

  • Concept of Body – Mind – Soul

  • Concept of Sapta Dhatu (Body Elements)

  • Concept of Mala (Waste Products)

  • Concept of Srotas (Body Channels)

  • Concept of Agni (Digestive Fire)

  • Concept of Koshta (Alimentary Tract)

  • Concept of Prakruti (Body Constitution)

3. Anatomy and basic physiology

  • Digestive system

  • Central  nervous system

  • Circulatory system

  • Musculoskeletal system.

4)  Steps in Massages
5) Uses of various oils in massage
6) Benefits of a massage.
7) Pain management
8) Dos and donts, contraindications of a massage.
9) Various types of Treatments

Practical Sessions

Abhyanga ( Body Massage)    

2) Podikizhi

  • Preparation of Kizhi    

3) Shirodhara
5) Njavarakizhi

  • Preparation of Kizhi

6) Udwarthanam (Powder massage)
7) Kati Vasti /
Janu vasti / Greva vasti

Course duration :
weeks 2 session of 1 hr each per week

Note – All our course can be completed earlier with prior intimation for foreign as well as local students, who are hard pressed on time, by putting in more no.of hours or coming on consecutive days (provided we have free time slots)

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