Neelammahara Manasika Hela Wedakama (Manasa Ayurveda Hospital)
Neelammahara is a village 20 miles away from Colombo city and a long established place for a local traditional
(Desheeya chikithsa or Hela wedakama) psychiatry treatment.
According to ola leaf in our tradition,
(Ola leaf is a palm leaf used for writing in traditional palm leaf manuscripts in traditional medical presciptions Sri Lanka.
The leaves are from the talipot tree, a type of palm, and various age old medical prescriptions were written on them for preserving purposes.
It is believed that three thousand years ago the seven rishis, sages, wrote everyone's fortunes on the leaves.
The National Library of Sri Lankaholds an ola-leaf manuscript collection) the oldest Psychiatry classification in
the world is found in Neelammahara Manasika Hela Wedakama ,(local psychiatry tradition “desheeya unmade chikithsa” )which is 300 years old.
Provides Traditional Ayurvedic Therapy to Cleanse, Detoxify, and Rejuvenate Mind,
Body and Soul to promote general Wellness for Health conscious clients using 100% Natural
Traditional age old Ayurveda treatments under the guidance of an experienced Ayurvedic Doctors.
‘Manasa’ Ayurveda hospital is a long established Ayurvedic centre for psychiatric treatment now managed by
7th generation traditional physicians.
They have been following the same Hela Weda traditional ritualistic pattern of treatments as their ancestors
Shirodhara is a form of Ayurveda medicine that involves gently pouring
liquids over the forehead (the 'third eye'). It was developed by vaidyas
(practitionars of Ayurveda) in Kerala,