Earth is one of the elements which makes up our body and has natural healing powers. They can really rejuvenate the body. The mud used in the therapy is taken from 5 feet below the earth and impurities like pebbles and decaying matter is removed. The specially prepared mud is then medicated and used in the therapy.
Shiro means head and dhara is a steady flow of warm Ayurvedic oil which is specially selected by the Ayurvedic doctor.
Medicated oil, juice etc are instilled into nostril to relive the vitiated doshas. It is effective against head and neck...
Done by pouring certain lukewarm herbal oils into a cap fitted on the head for 15 to 30 minutes. Highly effective for facial paralysis...
Snehana involves the lubrication of the metabolical structure by the administration of fatty medicinal substances internally or externally.