at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala, has 17
independent cottages or go in for one among its 57
elegantly styled rooms or suites. All centrally
air-conditioned, and are designed in keeping with the
architectural blend of Mappila and Hindu styles, offering
a glimpse of fascinating scenic beauty of Kerala. "Suites
- A blend of Mappila and Hindu themes".
Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala - Every room has a mini bar, television and round the clock
room service. Bathrooms are en suite with hot and cold
running water at the touch of a faucet. An effortless
combination of modern day comforts with elements of
traditional Malabar charm. ISD/STD, Mini Fridge (Suites
and Cottages), are also available.
Cottages with Views at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala: Each dwelling offers a
breathtaking panorama of the crystal clear backwaters and
lush coconut plantations. Here you could spend hours just
watching the lazy movements of the 'Vallams' (local
canoes) or fishermen in their 'Vanchis' (local fishing
canoes) on the backwaters.
Facilities at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
If you're looking for
more than just a restaurant in Malabar, Oottupura is your
first choice. Where else in Malabar, can you find stunning
views, delicious food, great value for money, a fantastic
atmosphere, and let's not forget the friendly service!
Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala, proudly introduce the new a la carte
menu believing that everyone should enjoy good Malabar
cuisine made from the best ingredients and prepared with
care and imagination.
at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
savour the culinary delights of the malabar and the world- Oottupura & Maikhana
Ottupura-The specialty Restaurant
Oottupura, the non-smoking restaurant cum-bar with its
cuisine and exotic buffets.(11am 11pm)
Maikhana - The Cocktail lounge
Maikhana, the bar serving mouthwatering cocktails with a
dash of the backwater view. Smoking is permitted
in this lounge.
URU - Multi-Cuisine Restaurant
The breathtaking view from the multi-cuisine restaurant
that serves authentic malabar delicacies & cuisine as well
as continental, Indian and Chinese cuisine adds to the
experience of fine dining. (11am-3pm, 7pm -11pm)
OLAPPURA- The Coffee Shop
Built with palm leaves thatch roof in true malabar style,
serving breakfast and fast foods, the coffee shop
overlooks the serene backwaters of Malabar and the
Kadavu Kabab Kourt at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
At Kadavu, we have ensured that your dining experience is
set in the lap
of Nature. The barbeques by the poolside
could be the loveliest way to end a day here.
Heres time for you to get set for a Tandoor gourmet fare.
See if the thought appeals to you! Catch the whiff of
tikkas being cooked on a tandoor. Dont your spirits soar
with the thought of enjoying delectable tandoori dishes...
(Open from 7.30 pm to 11.00 pm)
Relax around the pool while you indulge in delicious items
from the menu, plus fresh juices, cool cocktails,
mocktails & snacks (Open from 11 AM to 7.00 PM)
RECREATIONS at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
There are plenty of activities to fill your day, at this
Swimming Pools: We have a large swimming pool with it’s
own ozone treatment plant, a Jacuzzi and a small paddling
pool for kids.
Fitness Centre: For the fitness freaks, we have a fully
equipped gym for workouts. Also Tennis court & Basketball
to expend extra energy. There is also a Jogging Track by
the river side.
Ayurveda Centre: Green Leaf status, a Kerala Govt.
recognition for quality, purity and authentic ayurvedic
Boating: Speed boats, Pedal boats, Row boats, "kettuvallam".
Fishing: on the river banks.
unwind, lounging in the sun or shade is recommended. There
are a host of indoor games like snooker, caroms, chess, TT
and even a special play area for kids.
at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Chaliyar - The Conference hall
Traditional architecture combined with the latest
conferencing facilities makes it an ideal venue for any
corporate conference and get together. It can seat 120
persons in theatre style and 40 persons in U shape
Thekkini - The Board Room
Cozy and compact, this Boardroom can accommodate up to 15
persons. It is the ideal venue for power meeting and vital
Pandal - The Pandal which has a capacity of 2000,
is the right place for large gatherings, weddings, parties
Ayurveda Facilities at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
In Kerala, the Science of life (Ayurveda) weds the art of
nature. In its bounteous treasures, lies charms authentic
and unexplored. Through the salubrious climate and its
tranquil populace, the art of healing unfurls itself.
Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala is at a unique
conjunction of history, geography and culture. On the
captivating banks of river Chaliyar, near Calicut City,
which continues to attract every explorer since the days
of Vasco Da Gama.
The ambience at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala is ethereal. Set in this
breathtaking beauty of natural landscape of Kerala, it is
tailor-made for rejuvenating, in the way of Ayurveda. Thus
the stage is set for exploring the intricacies of Health
in an authentic way.
Ayurveda at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Food for thought: Ayurveda, at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala is an
extension of its loyalty to nature. True to the Science of
life, the diet of the recipient is in entire fidelity to
the ancient texts. It is an embodiment of the dictum - you
are what you eat. Thus food has a vital role to play in
organic living and early healing. A fully vegetarian diet
without resorting to any artificial factor and aroma.
Devoid, of high pungency, it usually begins sweet and
proceeds according to the individual constitution of a
person, aided by the physician at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort.
A journey to Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala is the journey into the
heartland of Ayurveda - Kerala nurtured this science and
groomed it into a veritable global legacy of mankind. Here
is a unique place, where it is a living system of
knowledge practiced in its fullness, richness and
authenticity. Among the legion of ancient and traditional
Ayurvedic physicians of Kerala the role of Ashtavaidyas
stands out. Literally they are the practitioners of all
the eight branches of Ayurveda.
Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala, one practices the art of healing at the Masters
the legacy of Ashtavaidyan Thaikat Moss - a legend
among the Ashtavaidyas - is alive here. The centre has the
blessings of the great seer and is equipped with all the
modes of treatment followed by the great masters. The
contribution of Kerala, like Pizhichil, Navarakkizhi,
Dhara, Thala pothichil etc. and scholarly books like
Chikitsamanjari, Yogamrutham, Vaidya Manorama and
innumerable Palm leaf manuscripts are unique.
in Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Ayurvedic Treatments in Kerala are broadly of two types,
Pancha Karmam and Shamanam.
Pancha Karmam or five fold line of treatments means
purification of the body through Vamanam (emesis)
Virechanam (purgation) Basti (enema) Nasyam (Nasal
medication) and Raktha moksha (blood letting). It is also
Shamanam means subsidence of disease and symptoms by Kshut
(fasting) Trit nigraham (restriction of fluids) Vyayamam
(exercise) Atapaseva (sun rays) Maruta seva (breeze of
air) etc. and intake of medicines.
Pancha Karma at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Vamanam : Purify your chest and stomach by inducing medical emesis.
Virechanam : Purifying your entire body along with lower alimentary
system by the medicine taken orally.
Basthi : Vasthi is the procedure by which medicine is applied
through rectum. It is a good remedy for Arthritis and
Paralysis and many other diseases.
Nasyam : Nasyam is one of the best treatments for illness of head
and neck. Here medicated oil, ghee or herbal juices are
dropped in each nostril. It is beneficial for Nasal
cleaning. Head aches, Migraine, Cervical spondylosis,
Facial palsy etc.
Raktha Moksham : This is the process to drain the impure blood. It is a
cure for skin eruptions, psoriasis, etc.
Special Ayurvedic treatments in Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Ayurvedic system, the 5000-year-old natural herbal health
care system has been recognized the world over as the most
perfected body-mind rejuvenation system. Kerala, the
tropical paradise on the southwest seaboard, is well known
as the heart land of Ayurvedic sciences. Kerala, the
confluence of different natural herbal systems, enriched
and fine-tuned Ayurveda. While the Ayurvedic system was
enriched by Siddha and Marma systems in southern Kerala,
it joined hands
with Kalaripayattu and Kalari Therapy in northern Kerala.
This resulted in the emergence of a new stream in Kerala,
noted for its special procedures and formulations.
Shiro Dhara : Pouring of Medicated oil over the forehead is called Shiro
dhara. This is highly beneficial in Head ache, Mental
tension, Insomnia, Stress and Disorders of Central nervous
system etc. Dhara to the body is pouring of medicated oil
on the body and it is beneficial for many neuromuscular
conditions and Rheumatism and general debility.
Pizhichil : Here lukewarm oil is poured in the body by squeezing
cotton cloth soaked in the oil. This is highly effective
for Spondylosis, Hemiplegia, and Arthritis. It immensely
helps in body and mind rejuvenation.
Navarakkizhi : Navarkkizhi is the massage using cooked Navara rice in a
cotton cloth bundle. It assures health rejuvenation and
especially useful in emaciated conditions like muscular
degeneration associated with neuromuscular disorders,
rheumatism, burning sensation of body etc.
Shirovasthi : Medicated oil is poured over a leather cap kept on the
head. This is effective for headache, hair falling,
burning sensation and treatments of other diseases of ear,
nose and throat.
Kizhi : The massage done with medicinal leaves or powdered
medicines kept in a cloth bag. This is useful in many
Musculo-skeletal disorders, degenerative conditions and
neurological problems. It improves circulation and
restores energy and vigour in health.
It is very much essential to do preparatory health
treatments before doing Pancha Karmam.
• Snehanam - Here medicated fat materials are taken
internally and externally in a
• Swedanam - Inducing sweating in the whole body by
SHORT TREATMENTS SCHEDULE IN Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
Even a whiff of this treasure, reaps great dividends. If
you do not have time to take a plunge, at least taste the
essence and rejuvenation in ayurvedic treatments in Kerala.
Our Short-duration programmes in the resort, convince you
through nuggets of short therapies about the worth of
Owing fidelity to the authentic texts, these treatments,
if adopted in daily life ensures greater life-long
immunity against disease and complete rejuvenation of mind
The following are a host of programmes to choose from. Of
course, in consultation with our doctor ( Vaidya)
Abhyangam (Relaxation session) Duration-45mts.
It improves the blood circulation, tones up skin and
muscle, it delays degeneration of tissues and induces
overall health. This is the application of medicated
ayurvedic oil over head and body in rhythmic style. It
also cures insomnia.
Punarnava (Refreshing session) Duration-60mts.
This is an innovative form of Abhyangam. Here apart from
the experience of skin (touch) by gentle abhyangam using
medicated oils, we include pleasant experiences of sense
organs like nose (aroma) tongue (taste) ear (music) eyes
(natural scenery). It is highly beneficial to de-stress
ones body and mind. Here relaxation is provided by the
means of all sense organs ( Panchendriya) - eye, ear,
nose, tongue and skin and one will feel fully energized
(Ayurvedic face pack) Duration-20-30 min.
Here ayurvedic creams and powder mixed with medicinal
liquids are applied over the face and washed with
medicinal water. It helps to improve complexion, clears
hyper-pigmentation and provides luster to the face.
(Ayurvedic head massage) Duration-20-30min.
Nourishing ayurvedic oils are massaged in the scalp
followed by herbal extracts of aloe, hibiscus etc. as a
shampoo. It promotes general well-being of scalp and hair.
Dinacharya (Ayurvedic day care) Duration-1 Day.
This is a life style programme as advised by Ayurvedic
scholars in Kerala. One can experience and learn the daily
routine that one has to practice. This includes daily care
of sense organs, body care like oil application, exercise,
bath etc along with sessions for the relaxation and
rejuvenation of the mind and body. This is also done as
preparatory health treatments for a person from a
different place environment and habits, as a prelude, so
as to avoid abrupt change in lifestyle.
Jeevanam (Ayur lifestyle programme)
Duration 3 or 7 Days. This programme is like the routine maintenance of a
machine and aims at correction of
wear and tear and complete rejuvenation of the body. Apart
from the Dinacharya there will be concurrent usage of
detoxifying medicines and rasayana drugs or any treatments
if required. This programme is highly beneficial for
improving vitality of all systems of body and ideally
suitable for a person who cannot stay long to undergo
prime programmes of Ayurvedic treatments.
Satwik (chaste) Ayurvedic food is an essential part of the
last two programmes.
TREATMENTS at Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala
(Curative programmes) Duration: 14 days onwards
This is an ayurvedic curative application. This includes
Pancha karmam and various types of Keralite methods of
treatments like Pizhichil, Navarakkizhi, Dhara, Elakkizhi
etc. Kadavu has specialists in the treatments of
Arthritis, Paralysis, Gastric disorders, Cervical
Spondylosis, Low backache, Sinusitis, Gynecological
problems, Migrane, Old age problems, Allergy, Degenerative
(Anti-Obesity programme) Duration:14- 28 Days
This is the health programme of internal and external
medication for shedding the extra kilos
Vatapika Rasayanam (Rejuvenating programme) Duration:
This rejuvenation programme is the internal usage of
Rasayanam and other required medicines after necessary
body purification. This improves the immunity of a person.
Mana Prasadam (Anti-stress programme) Duration: 14-28 Days
Aims at alleviation of stress and allied problems of
Yoga and Dhyanam
Both are essential during the Ayurvedic health treatments.
Anybody interested can practice yoga at our centre. We
have a full-fledged centre devoted for yoga in the Kadavu Ayurveda Resort, Kerala.