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Abhyanga Snana


Abhyanga Snana or medicated oil massage constitutes a part of the Purvakarma or the preparatory measures for Panchakarma Treatment in Ayurveda. It is an ancient Oleation Therapy, traditionally administered by two masseurs. The masseurs work in tandem, synchronising their strokes and massage according the circulatory and marma (vital) points for a duration of sixty minutes. Detoxifying sesame oils are chosen according to one's needs and illness.

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