Holistic healing has always been of utmost importance in Nepal and is an integral part of the Nepali culture in many ways. Similarly, Nepal along with its neighboring countries has been in the forefront of Ayurvedic innovation for an incredibly long time and is therefore, known as the center for organic healing and Ayurvedic practices over the centuries.
Known to purify the body and mind Panchakarma treatment is an Ayurvedic cleansing practice based on central concepts of Ayurveda, said to have lasting health benefits. The name translates as “Pancha” meaning five and “Karma” meaning procedures. This treatment consists of a series of procedures that helps an individual discharge toxin stored in the body, resulting in overall physical wellbeing and re- establishment of body’s healing abilities by restoring bodily balance. People suffering from conditions like cardiac disorder, arthritis, respiratory problems, insomnia, anxiety have been treated in the past using Panchakarma treatment. For anyone looking to experience Panchakarma treatment in Nepal, there are many treatment centers as well as Ayurvedic hospitals run by trained Ayurvedic doctors/ physicians in areas such as, Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Pokhara to name a few. All the above-mentioned factors make Nepal an ideal destination for Ayurvedic healing practices.