Kayakalpa: Investigating Immortality| 50mins
Director: Dr Raam Pandeya | Producer: Dr Raam Pandeya
Focus Years: 1996 | Country: United States
This groundbreaking documentary presents Kayakalpa, the ancient system of wellness and longevity. Shot in a 16mm film and digital video over a period of five years, investigating Immortality provides valuable insights into the history of Kayakalpa, and gives us an overview of its healing concepts. Footage of actual therapy sessions, interviews with prominent Ayurvedic and Siddha physicians and scholars, vignettes of yogis and Tantric mystics renowned for their longevity and the moving real life experiences of people, some with chronic health conditions who have experienced the transformation of Kayakalpa. The name Kayakalpa is from the Sanskrit kaya(body) and kalpa(rejuvenation). An applied alchemy, Kayakalpa frees the vital energy by purifying and nurturing the body, mind and psyche with specific medicinals and therapies. In this process, the regenerative powers within us are awakened, creating a magnetic and vibrant being whose consciousness is transformed for the fulfillment of their life purpose.