About Malabar Ayurveda



Many, many moons ago, during the Indus Valley Civilization (BC 3000 – BC 1500), a council of sages from different regions, each representing various concepts of traditional medicine convened in the Himalayas. There were Gurus’ from South, North, Central Asia; they gathered to compose a Life Science, Ayurveda, combining the excellent aspects of a piece regional wisdom. The sacred knowledge of Ayurveda was taught from generations to the present India in its purest form as a part of culture and daily life.


The literal meaning of the word Ayurveda is the science of life. Ayurveda is a science dealing not only with treatment of diseases but, is a complete way of life. This system of Health stresses on the prevention of body ailments in addition to curing them. The Ayurvedic concept of physical health revolves round three energy concepts – Vata, Pitta & Kapha. These are the physiological or Physico-chemical vital forces in the body. When the three factors are well harmonized and function in a balanced manner, it results in the well-being of the individual. When there is imbalance or disharmony within or between them, it will outcome as various kinds of ailments.


The name ‘Malabar’ is almost synonymous with the word 'Ayurveda'. Though Ayurveda is propagated across the globe, the pure, real & authentic Ayurveda is still a legacy of Kerala. Lush greens & abundance of herbs and creepers of Malabar are the source of wide range of Ayurveda remedies. Kerala has made several contributions to Ayurveda as authority books - Ashtanga Hridaya, Sahasrayoga as well as unique treatments like Siro Dhara, Pizhichil etc. At Malabar Ayurveda, we combine authentic Kerala Ayurveda treatments & herbs with a supportive lifestyle management system treating several chronic diseases.