Kerala, one of the southern states in India, blessed with a treasury of herbs, have produced many stalwart Ayurvedic practitioners. A wide range of therapeutic procedures, herbal massages and medicinal formulations designed by them enabled Ayurveda to be the health care system for the future. Panchakarma Treatment, the essence of Ayurveda, detoxifies the body through procedures like Vamana, Virechana, Nasya, Vasthi and Rakthamoksha. Special therapeutic procedures such as Pizhichil, Njavarakizhi, Elakizhi, Dhara, Sirovasthi etc. have proven efficacy in Arthritis, Paralysis, Spondylosis, Sciatica, Rheumatism and many other debilitating diseases. Detoxification techniques heal skin diseases and many allergic conditions without recurrence. Rasayana treatment rejuvenates the body with nourishing massages and special medicinal formulations and, even delays the aging process. Medicines as well as guidance for healthier life style are found curative in diseases like sinusitis, piles, ulcers, asthma, jaundice, digestion problems, gynaecological disorders, sexual problems etc.