Shirodhara: Golden Thread of Peace

Shirodhara (also spelled Sirodhara in the South Indian transliteration) is a traditional Ayurvedic treatment that can feel so good, its sometimes called “bliss therapy!” Shirodhara is a shamana  treatment, often prescribed during the rasayana rejuvenation period after pancha karma (the traditional Ayurvedic five actions of detoxification), or any time calming and re-integrating the nervous system…

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Found My Bliss at Rasa Ayurveda

I’ve had the good fortune to be lovingly looked after by the very capable staff at Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre for Women twice now, and I’m eagerly awaiting visit number three! My first time to Rasa Ayurveda was for a women’s retreat offered through Ayurveda Trip in 2008, mainly to learn more about Ayurveda…

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One Woman’s Experience

Marie Paule came to Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre for Women to share special time with her daughters, and was surprised to discover the clinical and personal value of her stay. Enjoy this brief YouTube clip, recorded at Rasa Ayurveda: Marie Paule talks about her experience at Rasa Ayurveda

June Monsoon

June and July are NOT summertime in Kerala. The summer heat of April and May disappear with the first rains around June 1st, kicking off two months of monsoon. It’s a really great time to come to Rasa Ayurveda. Just be prepared to share the grounds with a few seasonal fish and beautiful wild birds…!…

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A Team Approach to Healing

Tona Leiseth came to Rasa Ayurveda for group trip last year thru She’d been struggling with health issues for years, and still lacked a diagnosis she could trust. We felt confident that if she extended her stay to focus on her health, we could help her at the very least receive an accurate diagnosis,…

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