Our Consultants


Dr. Sr Jovita


Dr. Sr. Nirmala

Dr. Sr. Jovita is a senior member of the congregation of the    Franciscan   Sisters of St. Mary of the Angels, working for the promotion and   propagation of   alternative systems of health care.     Her aim is not merely render service to the   sick and needy but also empower the community at the grass root level and enable them to be equipped with preventive, curative and promotive knowledge of Indian traditional systems of Health Care.  For this purpose she regularly conducts training courses both at the grass roots as well as at professional levels. Sr. Jovita’s  cherished aim and dream is to equip with full knowledge of   the  alternative systems of medicines the poor masses of  the rural area around, religious  sisters of the Health Center’s ,Para-medical personal and through them to bring about a healthy and happy society.

Dr. Sr. Jovita (Ayurveda Rathna) is a well experienced Ayurvedic practitioner, hailing from a traditional Ayurvedic family of Kerala. She has 25 years experience in traditional Ayurvedic medicine. She is also specialized in Reiki, Acupressure, pranichealing etc…

Dr.Sr. Nirmala has completed her MD in Alternative medicine from Christu jyothi institute –Chennai-Tamilnadu and B.A.M.S degree from SDM College Udupi-Karnataka; she has good experience in the field of panchakarma treatment and herbal plants. Since 10 years she resides in Rau at Ashanilaya health centre and taking care of herbal centre and differently abled children.


  •  In 2006 Award received from SLF Netherlands for the 10 years of dedicated service for the rehabilitation of the Handicapped children.
  • In 2008 Award From the state bank of Indore for the handicapped children's participation in Madhya Pradesh Yuvavikalangh Munch.
  • Besides these our children have received various individual prizes and awards in various activities like sports  and cultural activities conducted in schools and districts.


Treatments available

  • RELAX MASSAGE:-to relax and to rejuvenate those who are tensed and tired.
  • STEAM BATH:-Through the steam the body toxins are expelled, reduce weight and make you feel fresh and relaxed.
  • KATI BASTI:-for backache other disc problems.
  • PIZHICHIL:-For all kinds of skeletal and muscular diseases like Rheumatoid arthritis, Sciatica and joint pain.
  • SIRODHARA:-Increases memory, controls Hypertension and provides sound sleep.
  • It   is effective in chronic headaches like migraine.
  • SIROBASTI AND NASYAM:-Good for eye, ear, nose problems and Anxiety disorders.
  • ANNALEPANA {Navarakizhi}:-It is done for paralysis, wastage of muscles and for general health and wellbeing.
  • UDHVARDHAN:-It is a dry powder massage to reduce weight.
  • GREEVABASTI:-For cervical spondylosis.
  • ABYANGA:-   To cure dryness, roughness and numbness of feet, and to prevent nerve related disorders like sciatica, foot drop etc.
  • SIRO PICHU:-Indicated in dandruff, skin eruptions, premature graying of hair, ulcers and eye stiffness.
  • AKSHI TARPANA:-It improves eyesight and cures eye pain, burning sensation, colour blindness and other eye disorders
  • KARNAPOORNA:-Indicated in ear pain, locked jaw and tinnitus.
  • PINDASWEDA AND ALEPA:-For dysfunctional cases like paralysis.


  • Bhudhishakti Vardan: For students who are week in studies and for 
    those with loss of memory due to age.
  • Punarnava aristam:   For dissolving kidney stone and all types of urinary tract
  • Bringaraj Hair Oil:  For premature graying and falling of the hair.
  • Herbal health drink:  It is a nature’s gift to enjoy and experience the
    Abundance of health.
  • Herbal face pack:  For the prevention and cure of pimples and
    Black marks. 
  • Loney Eye drops:  A Miraculous cure for cataract without operation
    and improvement of eye sight.
  • Had jod oil:   For all types of pains and aches and setting fractured
  • Herbal tooth powder: For the disorders of teeth and gum.
  • Panchaphala, spermin and harmonizer: for sterility and Infertility.

Facilities Available

  • We have facilities with single and shared rooms for the Old and aged. At present there   are ten poor old ladies and two in private rooms.  The   young and the old together staying under the same roof are very beneficial for both groups.  The old shower motherly care and love to the young and the young support and help the old. We have a hostel for physically and mentally challenged children. We take Care of their education, medication and rehabilitation.

At present we have with us :

  • Physically handicapped        -      20
  • Deaf and dumb                       -      10
  • Mentally Retarded children -      3
  • We provide special traditional massage.
  • We have established physiotherapy centre.
  • We conduct residential and non-residential trainings for various groups in alternative systems of medicines.
  • We have a well maintained Herbal Garden with Medicinal plants for the purpose of demonstration preparation of medicines, training and exposure programmes.
  • We have a library with a necessary reading material on alternative Systems of medicines.
  • Besides this we look after children’s education and treatment in their own homes.
  • Recently we have added ceregem treatment which is a blessing for spondylysis, sciatica and slip disc patients which is a form of magnetic acupressure therapy.


Dedicated Medical Staff

Ayurvedic Treatments


1.वमन (उपचारात्मक उल्टी)


 इस उपचार का प्रयोग तब किया जाता है जब फ़ेफड़े मे संकुलनता होती है जिसके कारण बार-बार श्वासनली-शोथ, खाँसी, ठंड या दमा के दौरे आते हैंI यह औषधियुक्त उल्टी चिकित्सा है जो शरीर एवं श्वास-नली में एकत्रित कफ (दोषों में से एक) विषों को दूर करता है। यह उन लोगों को दिया जाता है जिनमें उच्च कफ असंतुलन पाया जाता है।  उपचारात्मक उल्टी का प्रयोग खाँसी, ठंड, दमा के लक्षण, ज्वर,मिचली, भूख की कमी, रक्तहीनता, विषाक्तता, चर्म रोग, मधुमेह, लसीका के अवरोध, चिरकालिक अजीर्ण, शोफ (सूजन), मिर्गी (दौरे के दौरान), चिरकालिक शिरानाल की समस्या, चिरकालिक प्रत्यूर्जता, परागज ज्वर, श्वेत्कुष्ठ, त्वचा रोग, उच्च अम्लता, मोटापा, मनोवैज्ञानिक विकार एवं गल्तुण्डिका-शोथ के बार-बार होनेवाले दौरे आदि के लिये किया जाता है। 

2.विरेचन (परिष्करण चिकित्सा)


जब पित्ताशय, यकृत, एवं छोटी आँत से आधिक्य पित्त स्रावित एवं वहाँ जमा होता है तो इसकी परिणति फुन्सी, त्वचा के जलन, मुँहासे, चिरकालिक ज्वर के दौरे, पैत्तिक उल्टी, मिचली एवं  पीलिया के रूप में होती है। विरेचन एक औषधियुक्त परिष्करण चिकित्सा है जो शरीर से पित्त विषजीव को हटाता है, यह जठरांत्र पथ का पूर्णतया शोधन करता है एवं रक्त विषजीव का शुद्धिकरण करता है।  विरेचन के लाभ चिरकालिक ज्वर, मधुमेह, दमा, चर्म विकार जैसे कि विसर्पिका, शरीर के निचले हिस्से में पक्षाघात, आंशिक पक्षाघात, जोड़ों की बीमारी, पाचन संबंधी बीमारी,कब्ज, उच्च अम्लता, श्वेत कुष्ठ, त्वचा रोग, सिरदर्द, बवासीर, उदरीय अर्बुद, कृमि, गठिया, पीलिया, जठरांत्रिय समस्याएँ, उद्दीप्य आन्त्र सहलक्षण, श्लीपद एवं स्त्रीरोगों को जड़ से नष्ट करने में मदद करती हैं।



 बस्ती(एनीमा) सभी पंचकर्म उपचार की जननी है क्योंकि यह सभीदोषों, वात, पित्त एवं कफ द्वारा एकत्रित जीवविषों को मलाशय से बाहर निकालता है।  सामान्य रूप सेइस उपचार का प्रयोग आँत नली से ढ़ीले दोषों को साफ करने के लिये किया जाता है।  वस्ति वात विकार का सबसे प्रभावकारी उपचार है। यह सूजन, चिरकालिक ज्वर, साधारण जुकाम, यौन रोग, गुर्दे में पत्थर, हृदय पीड़ा, उल्टी, पीठ-दर्द, गर्दन-दर्द, उच्च अम्लता, आंशिक पक्षाघातशरीर के निचले हिस्से में पक्षघात, बृहदांत्र-शोथ, स्वास्थ्यलाभग्रैव स्पॉन्डिलोसिस, उद्दीप्य आन्त्र सहलक्षण, कब्ज, पाचन विकारयकृत में वृद्धि, प्लीहा में वृद्धिमोटापा, बवासीर, जनन-अक्षमतासाइटिका एवं जोड़ों के अन्य दर्द को कम करता है। अनेक अन्य वात विकार जैसे कि संधिशोथआमवात, गठिया, मांशपेशियों में ऐंठन एवं सिरदर्द का भी उपचार वस्ति के द्वारा हो सकता है।

4.नास्य (नाक की सफाई)


नाक मस्तिष्क का द्वारमार्ग है और यह चेतना का भी द्वारमार्ग है। नाक के द्वारा औषधि का प्रयोग नास्य कहलाता है। शिरानाल,गला, नाक या सिर के हिस्सों में शरीरी द्रव के आधिक्य को निकटतम संभव छिद्र नाक के माध्यम से निकाल दिया जाता है।  स्मरण एवं दृष्टिशक्ति में सुधार, अनिद्रा, चेहरे में से आधिक्य अति रंजकतायुक्त श्लेष्मा की समाप्ति, समय से पूर्व बाल पकना, आवाज में स्पष्टता, विभिन्न कारणों से उत्पन्न होने वाले सिरदर्द, आंशिक पक्षाघात, गन्ध एवं स्वाद में कमी, नाक का सूखना,  कर्कशता, अकड़ा हुआ कंधा, अधकपारी, गर्दन का कड़ापन, नासीय प्रत्यूर्जता, नासीय पुर्वंगक, तंत्रिका संबंधी दुष्क्रिया, शरीर के निचले हिस्से में पक्षाघात, शिरानालशोथ के उपचार में लाभ शामिल हैं।

5.रक्त मोक्षण (रक्त बहने देना)


  रक्त बहने देने का प्रयोग जठरांत्र पथ के द्वारा रक्तप्रवाह में अवशोषित जीवविष को बाहर निकालने के लिये किया जाता है। जठरांत्र पथ में मौजूद जीवविष रक्त में अवशोषित हो जाते हैं एवं संपूर्ण शरीर में उनका परिसंचरण होता है। बार-बार होने वाले संक्रमण, उच्च तनाव एवं कुछ अन्य परिसंचरणात्मक स्थितियों का यह एक मूल कारण है। इसके अन्तर्गत बारंबार होने वाले चर्म रोगों के हमले जैसे कि पित्ती,  फुन्सी, विसर्पिका, खाज, मुँहासे, खुजली, श्वेत कुष्ठ, चिरकालिक खुजलाहट या शीतपित्त शामिल हैं।  रक्त मोक्षण प्रक्रिया रक्त को शुद्ध करती है।

1.SHIRODHARA–Anointing the head



It is the treatment in which a medicated oil or decoction is continuously poured over the            

Forehead in a rhythmic manner for a certain time period.

  • It’s the ultimate mental and relaxation therapy
  • Beneficial in correcting many conditions affecting head, sense organs.
  • It’s also useful in conditions like – insomnia, schizophrenia, migraine, etc.
  • Useful in premature graying, hair loss, cracking of the hair and dandruff.
  • Beneficial in epilepsy if used in conjunction with suitable medications.
  • Protects the sense organs and sharpens the senses.
  • Relieves stress and improves memory and other functions of brain.
  • Useful in rejuvenation and improves the overall sense well-being.

    2.ABHYANGA: Full body massage.

This is one of the most popular therapies for the preservation of health described in Ayurveda.

 It is the process by which the body of an individual is massaged with oil gently.

  • Protects the body from signs of ageing like wrinkles, dryness, loose joints, etc.
  • Prevents vata aggravation and protects the body from degeneration
  • Provides a soft and glossy appearance for the skin
  • Enhances the functioning of sense organs and promotes sound sleep
  • Improves circulation and helps in removing the metabolic wastes and toxins from the body,
  • thereby enhancing the overall well-being and health of the body.


  1. SHIRO ABHYANGA: Head massage.


Head Massage is a simple treatment but with excellent benefits. It’s a very relaxing treatment and can improve sleep in case of insomnia. It can also prevent graying hair, hair loss, and other conditions affecting the hair and scalp. Additionally head massage is useful for removing accumulated scalp toxins and for improving circulation in the scalp, both of which nourish hair and promote a thick, shiny mane.

  1. MUKHABHYANGA: Face massage.


Face massage is useful for improving the complexion and health of the facial tissues. Face massage can also tighten facial skin and reduce wrinkles and other signs of aging. If performed with a suitable oil or cream, this massage can help drain away accumulated toxins from sensitive facial tissue resulting in overall youth and vitality.

  1. PATRA PINDA SWEDA:Herbal leaf massage.


Patra Pinda Sweda is a form of massage in which bags filled with herbal leaves are used. This treatment improves the strength of the muscles, bones, joints and associated structures. Useful in treating conditions like, arthritis, paralysis, neuromuscular conditions, herniated disc, joint pain etc. Very useful as an anti-aging treatment and is a vital part of rejuvenation therapies.

  1. KADEEVASTI: Herbal Oil Treatment for lower back.


In this treatment warm medicated oil is retained over the lower back for about 30 minutes. Kadeevasti is a localized treatment for improving the conditions like low backache, sciatica, herniated disc, spondylosis etc...

  1. JANU VASTI: Herbal Oil Treatment for Knee joints.


In this treatment warm medicated oil is retained over the knee joints for about 30 minutes. It is useful for treating conditions affecting the knee joint like arthritis and degenerative conditions.

  1. GREVA VASTI: Herbal Oil Treatment for neck.


 In this treatment warm medicated oil is retained over the neck for about 30 minutes. It is very useful in conditions like neck pain, cervical spondylosis, stiff neck, etc

  1. URO VASTI – Herbal Oil Treatment for Chest.


In this treatment warm medicated oil is retained over the chest for about 30 minutes. It is useful for improving the functioning of lungs and heart, especially in asthma and chest congestion.

  1. Akshi Tarpanam – Medicated Ghee Treatment for Eyes.


(Akshi Tarpanam) is a similar procedure in which medicated ghee (clarified butter) processed with Ayurvedic herbs is retained in the eyes for 5 – 20 minutes for healing various conditions affecting the eyes.  Akshi tarpanam(Netra Vasti) can improve vision and is also useful in conditions like – ptosis (drooping of eye lids) glaucoma, corneal ulcers, dryness of the eyes, blurred vision, etc.

11. Karnapoornam:-


This procedure is performed in a client suffering from different disease of ear and head for local action along with that it helpful in stiffness of the side of neck, relieves stiffness of mandible, relieves headache of different causes, protect ear from damage and hence person does not develop deafness even happens to hear loud noise.

  1. Alepa chikithsa:-


External application of herbal paste over the affected area is called Lepam. Herbal powder and liquid medium (to make the paste) are selected as per the condition. It is very effective in Arthritis with swelling & pain, Injuries (may be fractures) and many of the skin infections like psoriasis, pimples, marks on skin, pigmentation etc.

  1. Baspa sweda-Steam Bath:-


Swedana refers to a process of steam-based treatment in Ayurveda.  Swedana can help remove toxins from the body through sweating. It helps improve the blood circulation and removes inflammation. It revitalizes the skin, improves digestion, relieves stress and eases sore muscles. By reducing the numbness in the body it improves mobility.Swedana is recommended for those who have medical issues like arthritis, Parkinson's, osteoarthritis, motor neuron disorder, backache, asthma or chronic constipation.

  1. Kavala graham&Gandusa-Mouth gargle &mouth wash:-


 Oral cavity is one of the nine openings of physical body according to Ayurveda.When given as a treatment in Gandoosha the medicine must be held in the mouth till phlegm collects in mouth or there is lacrimation, and then spat out. Ayurveda prescribes this treatment in conditions such as headache, all oral cavity disorders, excessive salivation, ear infections, nausea and tastelessness. Regular use can achieve improved voice quality, strength to jaws; improve strength of facial muscles, improved taste perception, strong and healthy teeth and immunity against diseases.