About Siddha

Siddha system of Medicine is a pioneering ancient medical system originated from Tamil Nadu. The word 'Siddha' comes from the word 'Siddhi' which means an object to be attained perfection or inner enlightment. This ancient system of Medicine was developed by 18 'Siddhars' who focused and attained "Ashtamahasiddhi", the control over eight Supernatural Powers. Lord Shiva is believed to be the Father of Siddha Medicine. The Siddha system of Medicine is shrouded in Mythology, Tradition, Religion and Language. Siddhars dedicated their life for the upliftment of Human race and their healthy well-being preached the way of attaining immortality to the rest of the world.

Siddha system of medicine, as the major remedy in traditional medical systems, has been used in medical practice for thousands of years and has made a great contribution in maintaining human health. Siddha system of medicine treats both body and mind and cures the root cause of the disease i.e., complete cure is procured. This system of medicine uses a fascinating combination of herbs, minerals, metals and animal products to promote good health and longevity. Siddha Medicines revitalizes and reenergizes the diseased organs and also maintains the ratio of Vadham, Pittham and Kabam, the three main humors in the body. The treatment in Siddha medicine is aimed at keeping these three humors in equilibrium and the maintenance of seven elements. The system not only deals with medicine, but also with Spirituality, Virtuous way of living, Rejuvenation and its main aim – 'Attainment of precision'. Apart from Medicinal way of tuning the human body, Siddha also teaches Varmam, Thokkanam and Spiritual ways like Yoga & Meditation, all of which is aimed at leading a disease-free-state and Healthy well-being of human race.