Satmaya ayurveda retreat is the new venture of Pathrose parathuvayalil Group providing traditional Ayurvea with modern hospitality services.
Ayurveda’s wellness stories say amazing reawakening and rejuvenation. Backed with the tradition of 63 Parathuvayalil years make Satmaya an ultimate hub for authentic Ayurvedic wellness. It integrates traditional Ayurveda, yoga, diet and medication with international wellness experience to restore balance and harmony.
Bamboo walkways, tree huts, waterscapes, natural and well maintained cool green scapes make it a piece of paradise for wellness chasers. A large sized swimming pool, another attraction here, opens to the blissful nature with a twist of novel comforts. Come, let’s dip, dive, swim, bathe…. Celebrate at its zenith. Watch happiness heals your body and mind.
Located at the heart of Keezhillam, a serene hamlet in Ernakulam Kerala, Satmaya makes an authentic Ayurvedic hub. Comfortably close to Cochin International Airport by 30 km, it shares urban luxuries and nature’s virtues at its best. Blissful nature refills and rejuvenates your physical and mental state to a greater sense of awareness. Let’s begin an amazing journey of self-discovery with holistic approach to wellness, incorporating mind, body and spirit, to bring a healing balance to your lifestyle.
Satmaya has deluxe private villas with individual swimming pools. You can stay there with your dear ones and enjoy healthy holidays. Each villa assures peaceful and perfect wellness place on the lap of lush greenery. In addition to villas, luxury rooms are also available for those who want to stay alone. They epitomize homelike comfort and holiday like experience to exhilarate wellness of body, mind and spirit. Peace and privacy are guaranteed here. They are homes of authentic Ayurveda with a team of skilled doctors, therapists and nutritionists who guide you towards holistic healing.
A large and luxurious community dining area is attached with the reception centre. Food is medicine here. Purely organic food cooked and served in specialized Ayurvedic way. Enjoy them with new friends from another nation or state. Provisions for delightful dining with dear ones are also available at each villa. Splendid scenery and awesome rustic breeze are complimentary with both these dining options.
Spacious and nature friendly treatment spaces are allocated for therapies like Panchakarma, Shirodhara, Abhyanga, Swedana etc. and they aim to harmonize ether, earth, air, fire and water elements in your body. It reduces imbalances in these elements that make illness and rejuvenate body and mind. Authentic Ayurveda therapies at Satmaya assure pure relaxation and life transformation.
Ayurveda defines health as a condition where the body is clear of toxins and organs are functioning normally, the mind is at peace and emotions are calm and happy. In a stressful and toxic environment, our physical and mental systems accumulate toxins and which leads to chronic diseases and mental stress. Vamana, Virechana, Nasya, Vasti and Rakthamoksha are the five procedures make the whole process Panchakarma. Panchakarma is the ultimate Ayurvedic detoxification of body and mind. It helps restoring metabolic fire, eliminates toxins and strengthens tissue functioning, reduces stress and slows ageing. It strengthens immune system to restore health and wellbeing. And thus a strong body and happy mind can be attained.
Pouring liquids like milk, medicated buttermilk, medicated oils over the forehead is known as Shirodhara. Specialized versions like Ksheeradhara, Thakradhara and Thailadhara are performed under a doctor’s instruction. Conditions like sinusitis, memory loss, sleep disorders, vertigo, psoriasis, eye diseases, allergic rhinitis, greying of hair, hearing troubles can control effectively by Shirodhara. Studies say that Shirodhara is a safe option to improve sleep quality and treats mental conditions like anxiety and mental stress.
The medicated purgation therapy, Virechana purifies blood and cleanses the body. Main focus of Virechana is on removing toxins accumulated in the liver and gall bladder. Entire digestive system will be emptied and cleaned. It improves appetite and total body strength. Normally it is prescribed before starting any treatment. Virechana is effective in treating skin diseases, fatty liver, gout, indigestion, piles, headaches, acidity, and digestive problems.
Udwarthanam is found to be an effective tool against obesity. Medicated powder is applied on the body and massages it for 15 to 45 minutes. A 30 minutes rest and a steam bath are recommended after the procedure. The treatment melts excess fat in the body. It improves blood circulation, rejuvenates body and improves skin texture. Udwarthanam fights skin diseases effectively. Since the massage is rough and dry, it helps in reducing weight and kapha dosha. Joints become more flexible and beneficial in treating rheumatoid arthritis. It eliminates body odour. Pregnant women and children under 10 are not recommended for Udwarthanam.
Kizhi is a massage therapy aims to enhance health and wellness of the whole body. It is a complete rejuvenation therapy on which massaging the body with satchels of powdered herbs, leaves and roots, rice or sand. Kizhi works wonderfully on diseases like Osteoarthritis, spondylosis, muscular cramps, obesity, swelling, diabetes and low back pain. It is effective in controlling pain and stress. It keeps skin smooth and shine and assures confidence, mental peace and vitality.
Abhyanga, the Ayurvedic oil massage is an integral part of healing. “It nourishes the body, pacifies the doshas, relieves fatigue, provides stamina, pleasure and perfect sleep, enhances the complexion and the luster of skin, promotes longevity, and nourishes all parts of the body” proves researches based on Abhyanga. Release toxins accumulated during the previous night is the concept behind it. Hebraized massage oil or aroma massage oil can be used according to the situation. It balances mind and body and guarantees complete relaxation too.
Nasya can simply be defined as instillation of herbal oils, juices or powders through the nasal route. The medicines passes through the nostrils pervade into the nervous and venous system (blood circulation) and evacuate the morbidity present or distributed there. Thus it relieves the blockage and ailment effectively. Headaches, migraine, nasal infections etc. can be treated well with Nasya. It is an effective tool for stress reduction, de toxification, immunity boosting, mental health and eye care. It has to be performed under an experienced therapist.
Swedana is the process of inducing sweat with the help of steam, generated from medicated herbal decoctions. The therapy is intended to detach the toxins from tissues. An oil massage prior to Swedana catalyzes the speed and effect of the treatment. A shower in hot water is recommended after Swedana. Swedana has miraculous effects on human body to balance vata and kapha humors. It acts on fat tissues and prevent obesity. It removes toxins, increases blood circulation, revitalizes and rejuvenates skin, improves digestion, eases sore muscles, reduces numbness, stiffness, rigidity, heaviness and relieves stress. Every treatment is given by well experienced practitioners under the supervision of highly qualified Ayurveda specialists. Treatment rooms are purely private with attached washrooms. A pool close to the treatment centre offers moments of ultimate rejuvenation after the treatment.