sarada ayurveda hospital

Art of vital points

Varma (Sanskrit: marma vidya, Sinhala: maru kala) is a south Indian word meaning "art of vital points". It is a component of traditional massage, medicine, and martial arts in which the body's pressure points (varma or marma) are manipulated to heal or cause harm. The healing application called vaidhiya murai is used to treat patients suffering from paralysis, nervous disorder, spondylitis and other conditions.

Altogether the human body is said to have 108 pressure points known as varmam or marma. Their number on each part of the body is as follows.

Vital Points Part of Human body
25 From head to neck
45 From neck to navel
9 From navel to arm
14 Arms
15 Legs


Following diseases are difficult to cure in our center

  • Motor Neuron Disease (MND)
  • Myopathy
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD)
  • Down syndrome
  • Polymyositis

Dr. L. Mahadevan's Speech about Ayurveda


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new Dr. Y. Mahadeva Iyer's
Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Clinic
Flat No.45, Door No.10,
Warren Square, Warren Road,
Abhiramapuram, Mylapore, Chennai-04.
Landmark: Near Mandaveli Railway Station.
Telephone : 044 – 24610807
Mobile No: 9282405680

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Dr. Tamil Amutham (Mobile: 8220459983), is a full time consultant along with Dr. S. Jayakar who is the right hand of Dr. L. Mahadevan available in Chennai clinic. Anybody who could not come to Derisanamcope can meet them. Derisanamcope medicines are also available there.


Every Friday Dr. L. Mahadevan will be treating poor patients. If the patient deserves we will do all investigations including MRI free of cost. The patient will be admitted and treatment will be given freely. In OP everyday at least 10 to 15 patients are treated free of cost, as if the treatment is given to a rich person. The hospital is doing lot of charity work related to poor patients. In some cases food and accommodation is also given free of cost.
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