Pizhichil is the squeezing of warm medicated oil onto the body of the patient. Pizhichil literally means squeezing. Pizhichil is a type of Sarvangdhara. Sarvanga means the whole body and dhara means stream.
Thus, Sarvangadhara refers to pouring a stream of oil on the whole body. Pizhichil is a speciality Ayurvedic treatment with exemplary benefits. The treatment is also known as Kaya Seka, Taila Seka and Sarvanga Sneha.
BENEFITS OF PIZHICHIL :
Improves overall blood circulation.
Strengthens immunity system.
Helps in quick healing of fractured bones.
Improves muscle development and skin quality.
Eliminates nervous weaknesses and disorders.
Treats paralysis, arthritis and rheumatic diseases.
Helps in diabetes, asthma and even in tuberculosis.