therapy practised throughout Thailand, originated in India where massage
has a long history, stemming from Ayurvedic and Buddhist healing
traditions; and was influenced by ancient Chinese reflexology systems.
This relaxing, yet
energising treatment of the feet and lower legs is a combination of
massage, stretches and stimulation.
Thai Medicine, invisible energy lines known as ‘Sen’ run throughout
the body, with specific points ending at the feet. The obstruction of
this energy flow is thought to be the cause of discomfort and illness.
Various parts of the
hands and a shaped wooden stick are used to ‘open up’ and stimulate
the Sen lines and reflex points in the feet, which in turn, balance and
harmonise the flow of energy throughout the body.
This treatment is
useful for people who spend long periods on their feet.
wear appropriate clothing for working on the lower half of the legs, up
to the knees.
The technique stimulates the internal organs and improves blood and lymph circulation in the body, with the overall effect of leaving the recipient feeling relaxed, balanced and invigorated.
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