Category: ayurveda mana

Ayurveda mana: Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma

There is a nice collection of oil paintings of Raja Ravi Varma (1848-1906) at Perumbayil Ayurveda mana. I like the most the one in my room (it’s the first under the cut).

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Ayurveda Mana: Treatment

Shirodhara (gently pouring oil over the forehead) with Shuddhabala thailam + Yashtee thailam
& Udwarthanam (deep massage using herbal powders) with Eladi choornam + Nalppamaradi choornam + Manjal podi + Cow’s milk + Prabhanjanam thailam

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Joshy and Arun Joseph

Every evening I go for a walk on the paths around the mana. Locals are very friendly: they say hello, ask questions and wish good night to me. This is  Joshy and his son Arun Joseph in front of their house. Joshy works at support from home and Arun Joseph knows a lot about marital arts.

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