Marmas are the vital points of the body. Prana (life energy) flows through the body channeled through marmas or vital points. A marma point is a juncture on the. As per the human body science in kalari marma, the treatment works according to the marma point(life points in the body), kai-uzhichil (hands massage), chavutti.

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Kalari is the Malayalam language spoken in Kerala word, for a special kind of gymnasium, where the martial art known as Kalari Payattu, is practiced.

It had its origins in the 4th century A. A special feature of Kalari is training in ‘Marma’, the art of knowing and activating the energy points in the body. These vital points called marmas are used for correcting the body’s energy flows and replenishing its resources.

Kalari therefore aims to make the practitioner not just a warrior but a self-healer, and one who can also help others with his healing powers. Kalaripayattu evolved through centuries and is based on the idea of a sound mind in a sound body.

Among the present day martial arts of the world, that of Kerala, a state in the southern most part of India is named Kalaripayattu and it can be considered as the most ancient and comprehensive.

On finding the monks weak and listless, Bodhidharama taught them the eighteen hands of Buddha – a special set of exercises and from this evolved the Chinese art of Shaolin Boxing.

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Kalarippayattu is considered as the most comprehensive of all the martial art traditions because it has:. Since the martial art primarily dealt with warfare, injuries and wounds were inevitable and hence the science of kalari incorporated effective treatments from ayurveda for cure of marms, burses, dislocations and fractures. Healing has always been an important part of martial arts. You cannot be a fighter without knowing how to heal your wounds. Treatments in Kalari make opints of Ayurvedic herbs and herbal preparations and provide instant relief.

In addition, the practice of this martial art requires great deal of body flexibility, physical strength, extremely high levels of mental concentration and a synergy of the mind, body and soul to be able to attack and defend the body with extremely fast reflexes. The requisite physical fitness is acquired by kkalari use of a disciplined regimen of yoga techniques.


The body is prepared for improving the flexibility by making use of Uzhichil or massages with specially prepared oils herbal extracts are added which also provides an effective treatment for rheumatic complaints and nervous disorders.

The mental strength, focus and concentration are improved by means of pointe, pranayama and yoga practice. Hence, Kalari has incorporated kalari yoga and Kalari ayurvedic treatments including massages too.

Kalarickal Ayurveda provides Kalari yoga and Kalari treatments including marma mafma. Marma shastra, is a part of the ancient Indian martial kaoari form that manipulates vital points in the body, can be used both for self-defense and healing. The knowledge attained by the ,alari and yogies of ancient India, about the vital points led to the development of this unique treatment method.

Marmas are conjuction points of consciousness in the body. Their most common application is in Ayurvedic massage. They also play a very important role in Yoga asana and meditation.

Marma knowledge along with the knowledge of ayurveda, has the potential to treat all physical and mental diseases. There are major marmas in the body where Purusha consciousness is brought into Prakritti body to give life to the living being both humans and animals have these poknts.

This information on Marmas is found in a proper translation of Shushrut Samhita. It was used extensively by ancient surgeons who would not cut energy channels when they would operate. This would ensure proper healing after the surgery.

For physical endurance and flexibility. Helpful for those involved in sports, Martial arts and dance. Useful to promote sleep, mrama calming psychotic individuals, to give rest and relief to depressed patients, and for persons withdrawing from drugs, alcohol and heroin. Massage can improve the self-defense mechanism of the body and increase immunity from environmental changes and give self-confidence and will power. A great system of vital pressure points based system of fighting and treatment using the principles of Ayurveda.


A comprehensive guide to attaining the flexibility and desired physical and mental pounts required to practice this martial art. It incorporates and links with ayurveda and has developed its system of healing and treatment for injuries that may arise as a result of the practice of Kalari. Marma Chikitsa — part of Kalari treatments Marma shastra, is a part of the ancient Indian martial art form that manipulates vital points in the body, can be used both for self-defense and healing.

Kalari massage blends the kalaari, mind and spirit.

In doing so, it harmonizes the biological system of the body. It enhances the kalair of the body fluids and activates the lymphatic system of the body, thus working as a cleansing agent of the body. Kalari massage revitalizes the body by relaxing and opening up energy pathways, stimulates mar,a improves blood circulation in nerve endings and muscles and awakens the self-healing mechanism of the body which eventually leads to a healthy life.

It is a positive approach to good health. Even if you do not suffer from any disease, you can use it to promote and rejuvenate the body and mind. We offer services in budget, standard and luxury categories. Kalarippayattu poinhs considered as the most comprehensive of all the martial art traditions because it has: An excellent system of physical training.

Very effective self defense techniques – both armed and unarmed. A great philosophy based on the Vedic culture of India. Showing some vital ppoints points of the body. Combines with yoga, pranayama and meditation. Improves blood and lymphatic circulation.

Allows life-energy to flow freely. Provides full relaxation and releases emotional stress.

Traditional Kalari Marma Treatment

Balances the sapta dhatu seven tissues of human body; plasma, blood, muscles, fat, bone, bone-marrow and semen. Stimulates nadi-sutra Ayurvedic acu-pressure. Stimulates foot points foot reflexology. Designed by Creative Sparkz. Copyrights marmz Kalarickal Ayurveda.