Shiro dhara is a unique massage from kerala in which a steady stream of medicated oil is poured on the forehead in a peculiar pattern. It is a part of panchakarma treatment in ayurveda.

It is the treatment where by the lukewarm medicated oil is made to flow in a slow constitend rate over the forehead for a particular duration mostly over the glabellar region. A thin strip of cloth (varthi) is tied around the head just above the eyebrows. The medicated oil is heated till it becomes lukewarm. This lukewarm oil is poured in to the dhara vessel placed above the forehead of the individual. Medicated oil is then made to flow in a continuous and constant stream over the starting over the glabellar region. The medicated oil flows from the forehead to the scalp and hair which is accompanied by a gentle relaxing massage. It is an effective therapy for mental relaxation and cures insomnia, anxiety, paralysis and hyper tension. The benefits of Shiro dhara are improves vision and hearing capacity. It slows down aging, calms mind and strengthen physical cistitution .This treatment is good for mental relaxation, sleep disturbance, headaches, hair problems and skin diseases. The duration of the treatment varies from 30 to 40 minutes as per the individual condition. This treatment is mainly done in a course for 7 days, 14 days etc. depending on the condition of the patient, physician give direction. Ksheerabala tailam, asananeladi taolam, balaguluchyadi tailam, chandanadi tailam etc. are some of the medicated oils used for shiro dhara. According to the condition of the patient, doctor fix medicated oil for the treatment.

Shirodhara is more effictive for physiomatic disorders .Our shiridhara is more powerful section for insomaniya.Shirodhara with medicated milk indicated in pitha predominant condition (Buring sensation ,Redness of eye, Intolerance to heat and light, mental irritation aggressive mind disorders.) 

Benifits of Shirodhara


Good for Nervous System: This treatment also helps in stimulating and relaxing the right nerves in the right way which restores the balance the Praan Vaayu . So, the cerebral system also works in a better manner and cognition thrives, leading to a good and healthy state of the nervous system. 

Mental Clarity: When there is clear headedness and a proper balance and flow of chemicals within the brain and the various parts of the body, then there is a better state of mental clarity that the patient can achieve. This can be done with the help of shirodhara as it activates the requisite glands which can produce a more favourable and balanced state of mind. As a consequence, the patient will find that the quality of concentration and productivity as far as various tasks are concerned, will also go up by leaps and bounds. 

Improves Sleep: This form of oilation therapy is also known to help a person sleep better because the mental faculties work better during the day and this restores the natural rhythm of the body by night, when the right amount of fatigue is achieved thanks to the healing properties of this procedure. 

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