Varma Kalai About

The Art of Vital Pressure Points. It is an Advanced Element in Kuttu Varisai and Silambam. Understanding of human science, spiritual awareness, great patience with mental and physical conditioning required. Everyone should learn this Varma Kalai Arts.

— Master Murugan

Varmam Point

VARMA KALAI
The Art of Vital Pressure Points

Head

Nose மூக்கு ( Mūkku )

Varmam Point

Varma Points at Nose

Vital Points
Part of Human body / Medical Terms
Thilarntha Kaalam External Nasal Nerve - located at the center inbetween of both eyebrows, at curve of nose.
Treatment Approach: Massage upward direction with thumb
Kannadi Kaalam Between Supratrochlear Nerve (near eyes) and Infratrochlear Nerve (near nose) which came from Nasocilliary Nerve - inline with both eyes, at both side of nose
Vaala Varmam Nasal Nerve (branch of anterior Ethmoidal Nerve) - at curve above nose tip
Sundi Kaalam End of Nasal Nerve (branch of anterior Ethmoidal Nerve) - tip of nose
Minvitti Varmam Between Infraorbital Nerve (slightly upper region which located at horizontal to center of nose) and Anterior Superior Alveolar Nerve (center region 60perc lower nose) and Nasal Branch (lower region 90perc lower nose) - all this nerves along side of nose (beside both nose hole)

Eyes கண் ( Kaṇ ) / கண்கள் ( Kaṇkaḷ )

Varmam Point

Varma Points at Eyes

Vital Points
Part of Human body / Medical Terms
Puruva Varmam Supratrochlear-Orbital Nerve at center of both eyebrows
Manthira Kaalam Infratrochlear Nerve at side eyes, near nose -both side
Natchathira Kaalam Branch of Lachrymal Nerve at around side of eyes
Anan Kaalam Temporal Branches of Facial Nerve at around lower temple of head, beside eyes
Kambothrei Kaalam Infraorbital Nerve / Malar Nerve at exactly below eyes

Ears காது ( Kātu ) / காதுகள் ( Kātukaḷ )

Varmam Point

Varma Points at Ears

Vital Points
Part of Human body / Medical Terms
Sunambu Kaalam Superficial temporal nerve at head side - 3 fingers incline above Poigai Kaalam
Poigai Kaalam top of ear lobe opening, exactly at head that joint ears - inbetween ear and head
Kutri Varmam Auriculo-temporal Nerve at joint of tragus of ears bone
Sevi Kutri Kaalam Posterior Auricular Nerve located below ears behind ear lobe as in diagram
Uthira Kaalam Great Auricular Nerve at below ears near side of neck

Head தலை ( Talai )

Varma Kalai Head Pressure Point

Varma Kalai Pressure Point 2
IMAGE : Varma Points at Back of Head

Varma Points at Head

Vital Points
Part of Human body / Medical Terms
Kondaei Kolli top of head center
Patchi Varmam center of forehead
Patchi Ner Varmam inline above patchi Varmam
Pottu Varmam
- sample 1
- sample 2 ( close-up )
at temple of head between eye brow and ears, follow diagram -nerves towards both direction
Sirum Kolli top of head at place where skin of head can be seen
Sruthi Varmam Greater Occipital Nerve -dorsal ramus of C2 spinal nerve
(45 Degrees on both side slightly below Sirum Kolli)
Pedraei/Pidari Kaalam 3rd (least) occipital nerve -dorsal ramus of C3 spinal nerve
Porrti Kaalam Greater occipital nerve -dorsal ramus of C2 / C3** spinal nerve )
**C3 depends on necessity of pressure

Face முகம் ( Mukam )

Varmam Point

Varma Points at Face

Vital Points
Part of Human body / Medical Terms
Valamurthi Kaalam Infra-Orbital Branches of Facial Nerve
Sandiyae Varmam Long Buccal Nerve
Urakka Kaalam Retromandibular vein at both side of neck - under cheek bone
Ottu Varmam Facial vein underneath mouth bone
Sanggethiri Kaalam Thyroid cartilage at Laryngeal Prominence a.k.a Adam Apple
Sumei Varmam Anterior jugular vein at below adam apple near end of throat