Agasthiyar Siddha Ayurveda Hospital
The founder of Agasthiyar Siddha Ayurveda Hospital was, the Great Legend Late Dr. Sri Brahmananda Swamigal. He was born on 21.06.1934 in Kanyakumari District. In tamilnadu.As the 4thson of SivadhaAchary a well-known traditional siddha physician and Ammaluammal. He got interested in medicine at the age of 8yrs. So he started his Gurukulam period under his respectful master Sri Velayuthampillai from Thiruvettar in Kanyakumari District.Under his able guidance he learnt spiritualism, Siddha and Ayurveda medicines and its medicinal preparation. Also he gathered much knowledge of traditional Siddha medicine from his father.
Then from Guru GangadharanThambiAsan he learnt the Art of varmakalai which is an advanced part of martial art and esoteric healing art, originating from ancient tamilnadu in south india. From his third Guru named suseendaranNamboodari he learnt Yoga and meditation. Due to his deep knowledge, humility, innate sincerity and capacity of untiring hard work he attained deeksha from his Guru and establishedAgasthiyar Siddha Ayurveda Hospital and started his successful practice in serving life of many people from most dreadful diseases Such as cancer(All types), Arthritis, Skin problem, All types of vatta ailments, Asthma, Liver ailments, Kidney failure etc by his valuable own herbal preparation.
Over to his spiritual thirst and more Bakthi to god. He built a temple in a small village named vellalore which is located in Coimbatore. The main duity of this temple in Lord Shiva. Here the Lord shiva was built in Navsparshanam – a metals.The temple is Sri ArulmiguSiddhalingeswarar Temple.His peculiar way of diagnoising the ailments of the patients is through Nadipareeksha as taught in shastra, in early morning at empty stomach. The traditional way of treatments done here are ulichal, plichal, Abyangam, Sirodhara, All types of Vasti, NavaraTheippu, Nasyam, Tharpanam, varmaThadavuggal(treatment in vital points). There treatments were done by well trained, under the guidance of expert physician.