Monday, 30 January 2017

Ayurvedic Medicine - Turmeric


Ayurvedic Medicine - Turmeric



Ayurvedic Name: Haldi / Halad

Botanical Name: Curcuma longa

English : Turmeric

Physical Properties:
Turmeric is a perennial herb.Its underground stems are boiled, dried and then powdered to obtain turmeric that is used for cooking by human beings.
It is also used as a spice-herb in India.

Habitat:
Turmeric is native to southern and south-eastern Asia. It is one of The Most Important herb in Ayurveda.

Ayurvedic benefits:

1) Turmeric has a number of medicinal uses. It is used for arresting blood flow from a wound to relieving flatulence and is extensively used in Ayurveda.

2) In Treating Boils: Paste prepared by mixing turmeric powder and a few drops of rose water or plane water and when applied to boils, help in speeding up the curing process.

3) Intestinal Worms: Mix few drops of juice of raw turmeric with a pinch of salt and drink early in the morning to expel worms. It is very effective.

4) For Asthma: It is an effective household remedy for bronchial asthma. It can be cure by adding a teaspoon of turmeric power to a small glass of warm milk, and drinking it twice or thrice a day.

5) Anemia: Turmeric is very rich in Iron which is used to treat anemia. If a spoonful of raw turmeric juice mixed with a teaspoon of honey and taken every morning before breakfast provides an excellent cure for anemia.

6) Skin Disorders: For skin disease like ringworm and eczema it works like a magic.

7) In Treating Boils: Paste prepared by mixing turmeric powder and a few drops of rose water or plane water and when applied to boils, help in speeding up the curing process.

Sunday, 29 January 2017

Ayurvedic Medicine - Garlic



Ayurvedic Medicine - Garlic


Ayurvedic Name: Lahsoon

Botanical Name: Allium Sativum

English: Garlic

Physical Properties
Garlic is a biennial herb of the onion family. It has a flattened stem and narrow, flat leaves.

Habitat
Garlic originated in Central Asia and still remains one of the staple spices of various Asian cuisines.

Ayurvedic benefits:

1) Garlic contains a component called allicin. Allicin is has properties that allow it to lower lipids and inhibit blood coagulation. People with Vata hypertension can benefit from consuming raw garlic on a regular basis. The suggested amount to consume is one crushed clove once or twice a week. Add a little bit of honey and fresh ginger before consuming, to make the fresh, crushed garlic easier on the palate.

2) Garlic has been used for treating cough, asthma, leprosy, arteriosclerosis, fever, worms and a lot of other disorders.

3) In Digestive Disorders: Garlic is one of the most beneficial herbs for the digestive system. It stimulates the movement of intestines and aids in secretion of digestive juices.

4) It has an antiseptic effect and is an excellent remedy for infectious diseases and inflammations of the stomach and intestine.

5) In High Blood Pressure: Garlic is one of the most effective remedy for lowering blood pressure. It also works like a charm in curing arrhythmia.

6) In Arteriosclerosis: One can consume garlic regularly to prevent arteriosclerosis.

7) In Blood Disorders: Garlic is the best natural rejuvenator. It removes toxins from the blood, revitalizes the body and stimulates circulation.

8) Garlic contains a component called allicin. Allicin is believed to have properties that allow it to lower lipids and inhibit blood coagulation. People with Vata hypertension can benefit from consuming raw garlic on a regular basis. One crushed clove once or twice a week can be consume for effective results. To make the fresh, crushed garlic easier on the palate, add a little bit of honey and fresh ginger before consuming.

9) Garlic is also used as excellent worm expeller.


It is really a amazing herb. It is ingredient of food, which when expended advances and treats fundamental intestinal verdure and furthermore in the meantime kills the harmful microscopic organisms.

Saturday, 28 January 2017

Ayurvedic Medicine - Clove / Eugenia





Ayurvedic Medicine - Clove / Eugenia


Ayurvedic Name: Laung , Lavang Lavanga, Charaka, Sushruta, Devakusum, Chandanpushpaka, Shrisangya, Shriprasuunak,Shriprasuuna, Vaarija.

Botanical Name: Syzygium aromaticum

English: Clove

Family: Myrtaceae

Physical Properties:
Clove is the dried unopened flower bud obtained from an evergreen tree which grows up to 10-13 meters.

Habitat:
Cultivated in South India, mainly Kerala.
Native to the Malacca islands

Action:
antiinflammatory, Carminative,antibacterial.
Flower buds— Stimulant, Antiemetic, Carminative. Used in gastric, dyspepsia, irritation.

Oile used as a local analgesic for hypersensitive dent lines and carious cavaties, internally as a carminative and antispasmodic


Ayurvedic benefits:
1) Clove has stimulating properties, it regulates blood circulation.

2) Cloves are extremely useful in cases of gastric irritability and dyspepsia.

3) Chewing a clove with a crystal on common salt eases expectoration and soothes the throat.

4) Powder of fired cloves when mixed with a spoon of honey and consumed is very effective in controlling vomiting.

5) 2-4 drops of clove oil + Spoonful of honey + a clove of garlic, help in soothing spasmodic coughs in Asthma and Bronchitis. (Before sleeping)

6) In Muscular Cramping : Muscular cramping is immediately relieved by applying clove oil to the affected are

7) Clove is a very effective remedy for asthma. Boil 6-7 cloves in a cup of water, add a spoonful of honey. Consume 2-3 times daily.

8) In Bad Breath & Toothache: Clove is an extremely effective mouth freshener. Chewing a single clove will cure bad breath and clove oil when applied to a tooth cavity in a decayed tooth relieves toothache.

Friday, 27 January 2017

What is Ayurveda?


Ayurvedic prescription is one of the most seasoned therapeutic frameworks on the planet. The comprehensive approach of Ayurvedic pharmaceutical was produced in India a great many years prior and is still practically speaking today. In late decades it has likewise advanced toward the western world, and has picked up prevalence and regard as a characteristic and comprehensive way to deal with prosperity.


Ayurvedic pharmaceuticals are to keep the body free of illness by adjusting the body, brain and soul. Anything that influences any of these will bring about your body to end up distinctly out of adjust. Ayurvedic conviction is additionally that every individual is conceived with an existence drive included the five components

1) Earth 2)Air 3)Water 4)Fire and 5) Space.

Every individual will have their own particular one of a kind adjust of these components. This adjust of components and vitality is what is referred to in Ayurvedic pharmaceutical as a Dosha.

There are three Doshas in the Ayurvedic conviction framework

1) Pitta 2) Vata and 3) Kapha.

Each Dosha is commanded by maybe a couple of the five components. An Ayurvedic expert will advance prosperity and treat illness in view of an individual's Dosha.

Ayurveda concentrates on adjust, and what should be possible to reestablish and keep up a legitimate harmony. The all encompassing methodology takes a gander at the whole body, personality and soul to figure out where the base of the illness is.

Ayurvedic pharmaceutical don't treat manifestations, it is about reestablishing the whole body to the first adjusted state, by treating the underlying driver, instead of the indication. You will get more entire help with less backslides. Another advantage of Ayurvedic pharmaceutical is the emphasis on contemplation as a method for bringing peace and adjust.