The art of wellness and healing


Amidst the picturesque landscapes of Thimphu, a wellness oasis has emerged captivating the hearts and minds of locals and tourists alike.

The Norbu Healing Art Center (NHAC) in Olakha, Thimphu helmed by a talented and passionate physiotherapist has become a beacon of hope and healing in the community.

Before the establishment of the center, Norbu worked in the physiotherapy department at Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) for over 17 years witnessing the potential to provide services to a broader audience and to give to the community.

“This experience and knowledge in the field inspired me to start a business that could leverage my expertise and serve the needs of more people,” said Norbu. “I was motivated by the importance and essential nature of health and wellness.”

The Centre which was established on 2nd, 2015 at Thimphu expanded its business to Paro as well.

Norbu, armed with a wealth of knowledge and expertise in physiotherapy, embarked on a mission to preserve and promote Bhutanese healing traditions through NHAC. With a vision to provide exceptional services and transform lives, he has created a sanctuary of well-being that stands as a testament to their unwavering dedication.

The success of NHAC can be attributed to Norbu and the team’s commitment to excellence. Their profound understanding of the human body and holistic healing techniques have enabled them to craft a unique approach to wellness, combining traditional Bhutanese practices with modern physiotherapy.

Guests who step into NHAC are greeted by a serene and welcoming ambiance, where every corner exudes tranquillity and harmony. The center’s skilled practitioners, handpicked by Norbu himself, provide a range of transformative therapies that cater to diverse needs. From therapeutic massages that melt away stress to specialized physiotherapy sessions that aid in recovery, NHAC offers a comprehensive suite of services.

What truly sets NHAC apart is Norbu’s unwavering commitment to personalized care. Each guest is treated with utmost attention and respect, with tailored treatment plans designed to address their unique concerns.

The healing journey at NHAC goes beyond physical well-being, encompassing the nurturing of the mind and spirit through meditation, yoga, and mindfulness practices.

Gopi Maya, from Chhukha Dzongkhag, said, “I have been using their services since 2019 and now my health has improved significantly.” She inspires others to take the service as well.

The success of NHAC has not gone unnoticed, as accolades and testimonials pour in from satisfied clients. Locals and tourists alike flock to NHAC, drawn by its reputation for excellence and the transformative experiences it offers. The center has become a sanctuary for those seeking solace, healing, and a deeper connection with themselves.

NHAC doesn’t stop at herbal healing therapies. They provide an impressive array of services, including exquisite beauty treatments, personalized wellness programs, and enlightening educational courses.

Their training and courses are dedicated to sharing ancient healing techniques, profound herbal wisdom, and transformative wellness practices that are the essence of Bhutanese healing traditions.

NHAC ensures the preservation and promotion of these sacred traditions, empowering aspiring practitioners to carry on the legacy of healing and well-being. It’s a remarkable opportunity to immerse oneself in the richness of Bhutanese culture and holistic wellness practices.

As Norbu continues to pave the way for holistic wellness in Bhutan, the future of NHAC shines brighter than ever. With their unwavering passion, dedication to preserving Bhutanese healing traditions, and commitment to contribute to the local economy.

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