Hot Stone Massage with Marma Therapy is the Magic of Yoga Skyros: In each reatment in Yoga Skyros, it was evident, that Hot Stone and Marma Point Massage combined with the especially blended Aroma Oil for the Therapy worked Magic with our Clients. The Clients many times asked: “Why is your Therapy so successful in physical pain,mental pain and psychic pain healing.” The answer is, that the Therapist most important must know his/her trade but; also has to have the healing hands and be able to transmit the energies thru the hands. The Basalt stones, which are black volcanic rocks are rich in iron and have the innate ability to absorb and retain heat that can be used to relieve stress and tension in muscles and enhance circulation. The benefits of hot stones massage are countless. On the physical aspects of the body, it does wonders in muscle and deep tissue relaxation, relieves tension, stress and pain such as back aches and muscular pain, improves circulation, and releases harmful toxins. Mental benefits on the other hand including calming of the psyche, giving peace of mind, reducing anxiety and depression. Even more it is also used to treat some medical conditions like Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Insomnia and some circulatory problem.

The Marma Point Therapy is the third Pillar of Yoga Skyros success story. Our Therapists thru two years of study mastering the exact Pressure Points of the Body and open the Doors to Prana and the inner laboratory of the Body. Once treated it will provide the body with the information what is needed i.e. hormones and neurochemicals. Marmas are an important tool in Ayurveda. At the marma zones toxins, stress and negative emotions get lodged and are held, sometimes for years. Disease is reflected in pain, blockage or swelling. Relieving this pain, blockage or swelling at marma sites is an important therapeutic aid and one of the first and important stages of many Ayurveda treatments. The Yoga Skyros Massage Therapist will focus on marma regions that are in need of stimulation or of release and use the appropriate method to adjust their energy flow. Ayurveda treat marmas with pressure, heat, needles, massage oils, herbs or aromatic oils, providing many tools for working with our internal energies through them.
Marma therapy can be used along with all Ayurveda therapies from detoxification to tonification and rejuvenation, from self-care to intricate procedures like Pancha Karma.

Dietmar Hellmann

Diplom Kinesiologist and Dr. Bach Practioner