PODIKIZHI – Bolus Bag Massage with Herbal Powders

This is another form of bolus bag massage in which herbal powders are used. Herbal roots like, dry Ginger, Ashwagantha (Withania Somnifera),Castor Root (Recinus Communis) Cyperus Roots(Cyperus Rotundus) Cedar Wood, Mustard Seeds, Calamus (Accorus Calamus), Dill Seeds (AnethunSowa), Rasna (Alpenia Galanga) etc are powdered and filled inside a cloth bag. They are used to massage the body after being heated with a suitable oil. This procedure is also useful in arthristis, degenerative conditions,neuromuscular conditions, weakness of the body, etc.