Latest Products Latest Products 18-01-12 en-us Phyllanthus Emblica (Amla) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The health benefits of Indian Gooseberry, also known as Amla, can be partially attributed to its high vitamin-C content. Amla enhances food absorption, balances stomach acid, fortifies the liver, nourishes the brain and mental functioning, supports the heart, strengthens the lungs, regulates elimination of free radicals, enhances fertility, helps the urinary system, increases skin health, promotes healthier hair, acts as a body coolant, flushes out toxins, increases vitality, strengthens eyes, improves muscle tone and, acts as an antioxidant. Sapindus Mukorossi (Areetha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is used for a variety of purposes, from washing clothes to making ornaments shine. Many of us are well aware of the benefits of soapnuts for the hair. However, their benefits aren’t restricted to just hair. These nuts are amazing for our health and skin as well and have multiple uses. Beleric Myrobalan (Baheda) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Baheda is one of the three fruits from Triphala. The fruit of Baheda is renowned for its medicinal values since ages & has been widely used to treat numerous conditions especially respiratory problems, digestive disorders etc. Semecarpus Anacardium (Bhilawa) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Used in the Ayurvedic system of medicine for the treatment of various ailments, mainly alimentary tract and certain dermatological conditions, improving sexual power and increasing sperm count, curing diseases related to digestive system, balancing Kapha dosha in body. Also impactable on illnesses related to the heart, blood pressure, respiration, cancer and neurological disorders. Godambi is eaten by Indians in winter and was commonly used as a method of birth control for women. Tribulus Terrestris (Gokhru) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Gokhru is used to treat various clinical conditions like sexual weakness in men, kidney dysfunction, urine problem, dysuria, Leucorrhoea (Shveta Pradar) etc. It helps in breaking and elimination of kidney stonefrom body. It also prevents recurrent stone formation. Gokhru also increases hormones secretion in body. It supports testosterone production and muscles building. Terminalia Chebula (Himej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It used in fevers, cough, asthma, urinary diseases, piles, and rheumatism. It prevents diseases by eliminating wastes from body. It promotes tissue growth & has strong antibacterial & antioxidant properties. haritaki can cure is astonishing, it is used for treating Arthritis, dental problems like caries and bleeding gums, skin problems like acne and eczema, for healing wounds, for neurodegenerative disease like Alzheimer's, for constipation and shrinking hemorrhoids when use dextrally, for treating ulcers very effectively, for treating and preventing kidney stones, for improving digestion, for treating cough, sore throat and headache, for improving immunity, for treating fever along with reducing cholesterol and blood sugar levels. Terminalia Chebula (Harde) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is a rich source of Vitamin C and minerals like selenium, manganese, potassium, iron and copper. Haritaki also has plants chemicals like tannic acid, Che bulimic acid, gallic acid, palmitic acid, stearic acid and behenic acid. Haritaki has laxative, rejuvenative, purgative, astringent and dry properties. The paste of its fruit is effective in reducing swelling, hastening the healing process and cleansing the wounds and ulcers. Piper Cubeba (Kabab Chini) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kababchini is not only used as a cooking ingredient but it has many other uses. It is also used for making coloring agents, starch, and resin. Kabachini is also widely used in potpourri. The fruits have carminative, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant, stomachic, irritant, sedative, anti-dysenteric, and antiseptic properties and useful in treatment of cold, cough, bronchitis, respiratory infection, and reproductive system related problems. Also very good for treatment of Piles. Nelumbo Nucifera (Kamal Gatta) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The seeds contain kaempferol, a flavonoid known for its anti-inflammatory properties. It is known to help in repairing aging gum tissue. The astringent properties of lotus seeds make them beneficial for the kidneys. They help to regulate the energy levels of the body. Some studies indicate that lotus seeds may be used to treat various sexual conditions. Lotus seeds are used in Chinese medicine to relieve the problem of diarrhea. They are also used to improve the health of the spleen. Traditionally, lotus seeds were used to treat people with sleeping disorders such as insomnia. Citrullus Colocynthis (Indrayan) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Indurayan used as purgative and allows relieving the intestine from constipation. It also has a vermifugal action. It is very much used as a blood purifier and is a good remedy in case of poisoning like snake bites and scorpion bites. It also stimulates liver and regularises bile secretion. It is also used in scrapping out the corns and warts on the skin. It is more pronouncedly used in anticancerous drugs; hence it is effective in luekemia. It is also a good remedy against ascites, menstrual disorders, joint pain and arthritis. Kidney is also stimulated by it. Hence it also keeps urinary tract fine. Momordica Charantia (Karela) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Bitter gourd is also effective in treating skin diseases or skin infections, eczema and psoriasis. It also helps in keeping the skin free from blemishes and keeps the skin glowing. Bittergourd has blood purifying properties. As a result, the juice is used in the treatment of blood disorders like blood boils and itching due to blood poisoning. Ayurvedic doctors also prescribe bitter-gourd juice for digestive problems and to boost resistance because it contains cellulose which is a very good source of fiber thus preventing constipation. It also helps in stimulating the secretion of gastric juices. Mesua Ferrea (Nagkesar) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Nagkesar is a drug of choice for the problems with the slow digestion and it helps to get rid of the Ama deposited in the digestive system. Nagkesar is a herb of choice for natural cure of bleeding piles, when taken with the buttermilk. Nagkesar also works as a hemostatic herb- which reduces the excessive bleeding from the body, so Nagkesar is proficiently used in the conditions like heavy menstrual flow and even in a small condition of bleeding gums. Nagkeshar is close to the great herb of Keshara- Nagkeshara works similarly as an aphrodisiac just like Keshara. Withania Coagulans (Paneer Dodi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is very well known for its ethnopharmacological activities. Fruits of the plant have a milk-coagulating characteristic. The fruits are sweet and are reported to be sedative, emetic, alterative and diuretic. They are useful in chronic disorders of liver. The fruits are also used in dyspepsia, flatulent coli and other intestinal infections. They are employed for treatment of asthma, biliousness and strangury. In some parts of the Indian sub-continent, the berries are used as a blood purifier. The twigs are chewed for cleaning teeth and the smoke of the plant is inhaled for relief of toothache. Acacia Concinna (Shikakai) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Shikakai is a prickly bush or climber and grows in tropical forests of India. Its fruits are very well known for use as natural hair shampoo. Shikakai is also used in traditional medicine to treat jaundice, constipation and skin problems. Its leaves, pods has astringent action and useful in treating cuts, wounds and oral problems. Its pods decoction is prepared and used for washing and cleaning of wound for quick healing. Water Caltrop (Singhara) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Singhara is used for treating diarrhoea, dysentery, thyroid problem, swelling and bronchitis. Singhara is rich in proteins, carbohydrates, vitamin B, C, iron, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, iodine and contains no fat. It is natural antioxidant, prevents wrinkles, protects from UV rays and helps to cure weakness. Singhara is a fruits so in Vrat or fasting its flour is used for preparing dishes. It can be eaten raw, boiled and as flour (after drying and grinding). Caesalpinia Bonduc (Kaanchakaa) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kaanchakaa are used in treatment variety of diseases such as swelling, piles, cough, nausea, tumor, skin diseases, diabetes, gout, etc. The seeds of plant has anthelmintic, fever reducing, abortion stimulating, menstrual flow improving, urine stimulating, adaptogenic, antimicrobial, muscle contractile and abdominal pain relieving properties. Sterculia Lychnophora (Niranjan Phal) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Niranjan Phal can be used for the treatment of acute pharyngitis and tonsillitis induced by wind-heat attacking the lung. Apart from that, it can also be used to relieve sore throats. The Malva nut is also beneficial for those suffering from cough (both dry cough and productive cough with phleghm), flu, scratchy sore throat, voice loss, mild or extremely swollen sore throat, and dry throat among others. Apart from that, the Malva nut is also used to treat constipation caused by internal heat as the Malva nut has the healing properties to moisten the intestines which can regularize one’s bowel movements. Aegle Marmelos (Bael) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Various parts of the tree are used for its curative, pesticidal and nutritive properties. Fresh half ripe Bael fruit is mildly astringent and used to cure dysentery, diarrhoea, hepatitis, tuberculosis, dyspepsia and good for heart and brain. Roots have antidiarrhoetic, antidote to snake venom, anti-inflammatory and wound healing properties. The Bael fruit is one of the most nutritious fruits, rich in riboflavin and used for the preparation of a number of products like candy, squash, toffee, slab, pulp powder and nectar. The leaves and seed oil have pesticidal properties. Myristica Fragrans Henl (Jaiphal) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Jaiphal is an aphrodisiac, digestive tonic, very useful even with external application in case of headache, useful in cough, cold, asthma and more. It helps reduce convulsions, pain and inflammation because of its hot potency. It also help clears the respiratory passage and normalizes the digestive system. Jaiphal is recommended in dental problems. Routine teeth cleansing with Jaiphal powder benefits a lot in a lot dental and gum problems. Garcinia Indica (kokum Oil) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kokum Butter has excellent emollient properties and very high oxidative stability. These properties help kokum butter make its way into many formulations like lip balms, lotions and soaps. It is a gentle remedy to treat skin infections, dead skin cells, dry skin, stretch marks, sores, stomach ulcers, gastritis, inflammation and constipation. Mahakumari Rose (Gulaab Phool) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Rose petals are used in making rose oil that is steam distilled by crushing. The byproduct of steam distillation is rose water, which is an excellent relaxing agent, soothes the nerves and adds flavor to a variety of dishes across the world. Rose essence is rich in flavanoids, tannins, antioxidants, and vitamins A, B3, C, D and E, making it beneficial in skin care. Purifies the blood, as well as roses juice does. Soft rose syrup and gives strength to the brain. Rose tea also helps in alleviating mild sore throats and bronchial infections. The tea cools the body and reduces fever-related rashes. Rose petals are an important ingredient in eye washes as well, as it is antiseptic in nature. Didymocarpus Pedicellatus (Dagad Phool) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is also known as Kalpasi. It is a very rare component used in the Garam Masala Spice Mix. It is very popular in Indian delicacies and snacks. When it is used in small quantities in curries, it releases a strong woody aroma and flavor. Stone flowers have medical properties to cure HIV virus. Stone flowers are the biological indicators of air pollution. It is also a good pain reliever and also promotes early healing of wounds sue to its bitter taste. Helps in treating the skin related problem due to its cold potency. It helps in reducing any kind of inflammation in body. It is antibacterial and is fairly effective against Protozoans. It is good in improving the digestion and also helps in suppressing the respiratory disorders. it also tones up the urinary tract and suppresses the calculi formation. It also helps in maintaining the body temperature. Cassia Angustifolia (Sonamukhi Patti) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Senna leaves have purgative properties. It can also be used for children, elderly and weak persons.Senna leaves are used in treatment of constipation and biliousness. It is also used to treat rheumatism and gout. Various skin problems can be treated with senna such as eczema, acne and pimples. It acts as anthelmintic and can expel intestinal worms. Its leaves are dried and powdered to be used daily to strangthen immunity and cure many diseases. Gymnema Sylvestre (Gudmar Patti) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In Ayurveda it is described as “madhumeh har” means destroyer of madumeh (diabetes). It is well known for its anti diabetic, anti-sweetener and anti inflammatory activity. It helps removes sugar from pancreas, restores pancreatic function; it is also known to be useful for the treatment of swollen glands, cough, and fever. It is bitter in taste, and is also useful in ailments of urinary, circulatory, digestive systems like stomachache, colic pain, and constipation, renal and visceral calculi. It can also be used as liver tonic emetic, diuretic, antihelmenthics, laxative, cardiotonic, expectorant, antipyretic and uterine tonic. Bacopa Monnieri (Brahmi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Brahmi, in Ayurveda, is known as a brain tonic and may actually work on the brain through its effect on the gut microbiology. Recent studies suggest that Brahmi supports healthy skin, lymph, and circulatory functions. In particular, Brahmi seems to balance the inner skin that lines the digestive tract where healthy skin supports healthy microbes; these make neurotransmitters that support healthy and stable mood and cognitive function. Eclipta Alba (Bhringraj) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In ayurvedic medicine, the leaf extract is considered a powerful liver tonic, rejuvenative, and especially good for the hair. Eclipta alba also has traditional external uses, like athlete foot, eczema and dermatitis, on the scalp to address hair loss and the leaves have been used in the treatment of scorpion stings. In india, Oil made with mixture of bhringraj’s juice helps hair growth and prevents premature greying. Abrus Precatorius (Chanothi Pan) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Leaves of the herb provide treatment for itching and other skin problems or diseases. Decoction of the leaves applied to treat coughs, cold and colic. "Juice employed as a cure for hoarseness, mixed with oil, applied to painful swellings." Dried leaves are made into paste to treat as a germicide on wounds in cattle. Extracted juice from the paste of Abrus precatorius leaves promote growth of human hair. "The leaf is used to treat fowl pox in poultry." Andrographis Paniculata (Kariyatu) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Plant is febrifuge, tonic, alterative and anthelmintic. It is useful in debility, dysentery and dyspepsia. Infusion of the plant is used in fever. Roots and leaves are febrifuge, stomachic, tonic, alterative and anthelmintic. Ocimum Tenuiflorum (Tulsi Patta) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The plant has many medicinal properties. The leaves are a nervine tonic and also sharpen memory. The leaves strengthen the stomach and induce copious perspiration. Basil leaves are regarded as an adaptogen or anti-stress agent. During the rainy season, when malaria and dengue fever are widely prevalent, tender leaves, boiled with tea, act as preventive against these diseases. In case of acute fevers, a decoction of the leaves boiled with powdered cardamom in half a liter of water and mixed with sugar and milk brings down the temperature. Cinnamomum Tamala (Tej Patta) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Bay leaf is used as a spice to impart flavor to a variety of dishes of various cuisines around the world, both vegetarian and non vegetarian. Crushing the leaves imparts a more intense flavor than when they are used whole.Indian bay leaf has analgesic, astringent, carminative, digestive, stomachic, emetic, diuretic, anti inflammatory, anti oxidant, antibacterial and anti fungal properties. It is useful in the treatment of high blood sugar, migraine, headaches, gastric ulcers, rheumatism, colic, amenorrhea and a lot of other health conditions. Adhatoda Vasica Nees (Ardusi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In Ayurvedic medicine, adhatoda vasica is used for a multitude of disorders including; leprosy, blood disorders, heart troubles, fever, vomiting, loss of memory, leucoderma, jaundice, tumors, mouth troubles, sore-eye and gonorrhea. This herb is known for its antispasmodic, expectorant and blood-purifying qualities. A juice made from the leaves was used as a treatment for diarrhea and dysentery, and in southern India the powdered leaves were used to treat malaria. Additionally, it was used as a folk medicine to speed delivery during childbirth. Fagonia Arabica (Dhamasa) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is acrid, ant bilious, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, bitter, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge and tonic. It also has anticancer, antimicrobial and antiviral properties. Useful in fever, cough, bronchial asthma, pleurisy, thirst, hepatitis, heart disorders, common cold and liver disorders. Used as a prophylactic against smallpox in children. Vitex Negundo Linn (Nagod Paan) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The leaves are considered to be aromatic, tonic and vermifuge , dried leaves are smoked for relief of headache and catarrhal and they are also useful in dispersing swellings of joints from acute rheumatism. With long pepper, the decoction of othe leaves is given in catarrhal fever with heaviness of head and dullness of hearing. Leaves are used as a bath in the puerperal state of women. Juice of the leaves is used for removing foetid discharges and worms from ulcers. Oil extracted from the leaves is applied to sinuses and scrofulous sores. Roots are used as expectorant febrifuge and tonic. Azadirachta Indica (Kadwa Neem Patta) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Neem leaf is used for leprosy, eye disorders, bloody nose, intestinal worms, stomach upset, loss of appetite, skin ulcers, diseases of the heart and blood vessels (cardiovascular disease), fever, diabetes, gum disease (gingivitis), and liver problems. The leaf is also used for birth control and to cause abortions. Mucuna Pruriens (Kaunch Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The beans of Mucuna pruriens is being also used on sportspersons to increase their muscle mass. These seeds also help in improving the memory power and help to gain weight which is lost due to excessive exercise. Mucuna pruriens seeds for treating intestinal gas, diarrhea, cough, rheumatic disorder, muscular pain, diabetes, menstrual pain and tuberculosis. Ocimum Basilicum (Tukmaria Seeds) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Benefits of regular Tukmaria seeds intake are a more active digestion, body purifying process by way of removal of toxins from the gut, and the ability to help preventing heart conditions by lowering cholesterol levels. They can also help curing respiratory diseases and relieving stress. They have also been indicated as good for treatment of skin infections. Nigella Sativa (Kalonji) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kalonji – Nigella sativa – Small fennel, a promising spice against cancer and chemotherapy side effects, useful to lower cholesterol, useful in asthma, diarrhoea, nephrotoxicity (toxins in Kidney) and Hepato toxicity (toxic liver). It is a good anti inflammatry, analgesic, relieves pain, fever and inflammation. Cassia Absus (Chimed) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Chaksine is found to be antibacterial. It stimulates contraction of plain muscles like uterus, intestine, bladder and muscles in the blood vessels. Chaksine has ganglion blocking property. Used externally as a paste or collyrium in eye diseases like conjunctivitis, trachoma, Chronic dacryocystitis. Also used as paste for wound healing, skin diseases like Ringworm, and Used internally in the form of kashaya to stop internal bleeding. Trigonella Foenum Graecum (Methi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is an essential part of Indian spices and used in food not only for enhancing the taste of the food, but it also provides some prevention health benefits. Its use in food prevents diseases like intestinal gas, cramps, flatulence, bloating, indigestion, diabetes, cancer, high blood pressure, arthritis, liver toxicity and several other disorders. In medicine, it helps to treat all these diseases. The main action of Fenugreek (Methi) appears on the digestive system. It normalizes the gastric secretions and increases the bile flow from the liver. The secondary action is observed on the fluids and blood. It is likely to reduce the toxins from the blood, so it is highly recommended for the patients with the elevated uric acid level in the blood. Nowadays, it becomes popular for the management of diabetes mellitus. It is also effective for the joint pain due to rheumatoid arthritis. It reduces inflammation, swelling, pain and stiffness effectively. Arctium Lappa (Bardana) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 A root decoction of burdock has been reported useful in the treatment of gout, rheumatism, and dropsy. In Japan, the tender leaf stalks and roots are boiled twice to remove the tough fibers and then eaten. It is a diuretic without the side effects such as irritation and nausea. Externally, the leaves have been applied for benign skin tumors and in the treatment of knee joint swellings unresponsive to other medicines. Burdock poultices have been used in the treatment of gout, severe bloody bruises and burns. Burdock root extracts is a diuretic and inhibited tumors in animals. Extracts also lowered blood sugar and have estrogenic activity. It also has antibacterial and antifungal properties. The active antibacterial compound is identified as lactone. Experiments show that burdock has potential in treatment of female complaints, in diabetes, and for bacterial or fungal infection. Abrus Precatorius (Chanothi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The seeds are considered abortifacient, anodyne, aphrodisiac, antimicrobial, diuretic, emetic, expectorant, emollient, febrifuge, hemostat, laxative, purgative, refrigerant, sedative, vermifuge, antidote and used in various ailments to cure headache, snakebite, blennorrhagia, boil, cancer, cold, colic, conjunctivitis, convulsion, cough, diarrhea, fever, gastritis, gonorrhea, jaundice, malaria, night-blindness, ophthalmia and rheumatism. The seeds are also used to treat diabetes and chronic nephritis. Lepidium Sativum (Aserio) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Ahaleeva is a very effective herb for increasing Height in children and teenagers. Ahaleeva has an exceptionally high nutritive value which facilitates the growth of bones and muscles. It has also been seen that Ahaleeva enhances production of Growth Hormone in the body. Other than height benefits Ahaleeva also relieves joint pains. Pepita (Dangar Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Pumpkin seeds are equally important as the fruits are for our health. Known as pepitas pumpkin seeds are eaten and are well known for snacks. These are the seeds which are known in Ayurveda to destroy worms in small kids and infants. This seeds are also known for prostate issue, cholesterol and even for clinical depression. Hordeum Vulgare (Jav) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Barley is known to improve the circulatory system and protect it against chronic diseases like arteriosclerosis. it contains chlorophyll, which is extremely beneficial in purifying the liver, preventing the absorption of carcinogens and improving the overall functioning of liver. With the presence of digestive enzymes in barley, this cereal grain helps in getting rid of toxic and indigestible materials from the body and alleviating the symptoms of stomach ulcers and other digestive conditions. Centratherum Anthelminticum (Kalijiri) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kalijiri is rich in medicinal properties.It has a good anthelmintic property and used for the treatment of various skin infections. It is used traditionally to cure skin diseases, asthma, kidney troubles, cough and to remove blood from liver. it is used in treatment of pain, asthma, gulma, hiccups, fever, cough, parasites, skin diseases, retention of urine, vitiation of blood, wound, eczema, and leucoderma. Macrotyloma Uniflorum (Kadthi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kultha dal is bitter, acrid, thermogenic, anthelmintic, astringent, diaphoretic, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, ophthalmic and very good source of protein. The gram is further beneficial in cases of bleeding during pregnancy, menstrual disorders, colic and weak liver, spleen enlargement, leucorrhoea, hypertension, kidney stones, gall stones and many other serious health concerns. It soaked in water is prescribed for treating jaundice, and also used for relieving cough and cold. Trachyspermum Ammi (Ajwain) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 According to ayurveda, Ajwain is a powerful cleanser. It is helpful for stimulating the appetite and enhancing digestion. It is recommended to help alleviate gas and discomfort in the stomach. It is also helpful for the functioning of the respiratory system and the kidneys. It is also a common home remedy used for a variety of health conditions such as abdominal pain, cramps, intestinal gas, indigestion, vomiting, and abdominal distension, and diarrhea, loose stool, breathing trouble and heaviness in abdomen after meal. Anethum Sowa (Suva) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Suva has antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, cardio depressant, carminative, digestive, diuretic, blood sugar lowering, blood pressure lowing, breast milk stimulating, and laxative properties. Brassica Nigra (Raai) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 They are flavorful, although they have almost no aroma. The seed and oil of Katuku is used for worm infestation, dengue fever, pain, skin diseases, vomiting and hepatitis. Brassica Alba (Sarson) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is well known herb has its primary medicinal use as a stimulating external application. The rubefacient action of the oil causes a mild irritation to the skin, stimulating the circulation in that area, and relieving muscular and skeletal pain, like rheumatism, sciatica, backache, gout, leg cramps, headache, stiff neck, etc. and is useful in cellulite. Mustard oil when instilled in the nose helps to thin mucus and make it easier for you to breathe when you have a sinus or nasal congestion. Psoralea Corylifolia (Bavachi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Babchi seeds are used as remedy for leprosy, internal ulcers, skin conditions like leucoderma, fevers; it is also used as a stimulant, aphrodisiac, antibacterial, antifungal, laxative and diuretic. Embelia Ribes (Vavding) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Vavding is invigorating herb improves the activity of digestive enzymes that ensure proper processing of food and metabolic waste products. Vavding stimulates fat metabolism while serving as a mild laxative. Together these actions help regulate and reduce weight without causing fatigue. Vavding Seed is alterative, Anthelmintic, Carminative and Stimulant. It is a good remedy for abdominal disorders and constipation. Annona Squamosa Seeds (Sitaphal Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Seeds are abortificient and insecticidal. other benefits are Eradicates Head Lice, Boosts Immune system, increases energy levels, anti-cancer propoerties, anti-aging, heals skin infections, fetal brain development, improves Cardio-Vascular health. Mimusops Elengi (Borsali Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Borsali seeds are used for strengthening the gum. It is used under the name of Vajradanti, in preparation of various herbal tooth powders along with many other ingredients such as catechu, pomegranate bark etc. Eugenia Jambolana (Jambu Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Jambu beej powder is specially recommended for diabetes. It contains a glycoside jamboline that helps to maintain glucose levels that are already in the normal limits. It pacifies Kapha & Pitta doshas. Jambubeej supports the liver function. Due to its astringent property, Jambu beej benefits in frequency of urine. It corrects the working of the digestive system and helps delaying diabetic complications. Jambubeej has anti oxidant properties. Helianthus Annuus (Surajmukhi Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Surajmukhi Beej are a rich source of easily digestible and assimilable protein which is essential for the repair of tissues, nerves, and cells. Sunflower seeds are also high in selenium, magnesium, zinc, and iron which helps to strengthen the blood and immune system. They also contain lignans, phenolic acids, and tryptophan making them an ideal food to eat for those who are seeking better sleep and weight loss. Sunflower seeds have also been known to help prevent asthma, atherosclerosis, stroke, heart attack, clogged arteries, and osteoarthritis. Sunflower seeds can help to relieve sensitivity to light, eyestrain, and farsightedness. Linum Usitatissimum (Alsi Beej) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In Ayurveda, Flax is used internally in habitual constipation, functional disorders of the colon resulting from the misuse of laxatives and irritable colon, as a demulcent preparation in gastritis and enteritis. Externally, the powdered seeds or the press-cake are used as an emollient, in poultices for boils, carbuncles and other skin afflictions. Used in Soothing Body Lotion for dry skin. Eleusine Coracana (Ragi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Ragi is a rare source of the amino acid Methionoine (low in Vegetarian diet) which is a sulfur based amino acid. Methionoine helps promote growth of healthy skin and hair. Ragi is also a good source of other amino acids such as Valine (repairs tissues, promotes metal calmness), Isoleucine (controls blood sugar, promotes healing of muscle tissues, bones and skin), Threonine (maintains protein levels, formation of tooth enamel prevents fat in the liver), Tryptophan (natural relaxant, helps control weight gain.) Mimosa Pudica (Lajwanti Seeds) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In Ayurveda it is used as antiasthmatic, stimulant, pain-killing and antidepressant remedy.Its roots are used for leucoderma, angiopathy, metropathy, ulcers, dysentery, swellings, jaundice, bronchial asthma, small pox, strangury, fevers. Its leaves are used for hydrocele, hemorrhoids, fistulous withers, scrofula, pinkeye, cuts and bleeds. Punica Granatum (Andardana) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The seeds and the pulp of Anardana, named aril is edible and contains the nutrients like energy, carbohydrates, sugars, dietary fibre, fat, protein, thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, pantothenic acid, vitamin, folate, vitamin c, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, and zinc. All these nutrients are pretty helpful for human and help in maintaining good health. Piper Longum (Badi Pippali) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Pippali is especially useful in respiratory problems. It encourages broncho-dilation and improves blood circulation in lungs. Because of its Ushna Virya; Pippali increases the fire content of the body and an increased metabolic rate which works in burning of extra fats from the body. Pippali is also of great use in liver and spleen disorders. A formulation of Pippali named Pippali Vardhaman Rasayana is specially indicated in splenomegaly – a health problem involving enlarged spleen. Pippali is also one of the best Ayurveda herbs which nourish each and every part of the body and increases vigor and vitality of the body. Piper Nigrum (Pippali) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The most popular uses of black pepper as home remedies accounts to its effectiveness in treating indigestion, gangrene, insomnia, lung diseases, tooth decay, constipation, flu, oral abscesses, hernia, joint pain, diarrhea and certain respiratory problems, treating throat infections, sore throat, congestion, cold and cough. Black pepper is regarded as a priceless natural remedy in Ayurvedic medicine, for its varied uses in treating digestive disorders, respiratory infections, gastrointestinal problems, improper blood circulation, parasitic infections and certain other problems associated with the circulatory system. Psyllium Husk (Isabgol) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The seed husk is used to cure inflammation of the mucus membrane of gastrointestinal and genito-urinary tracts, chronic constipation, dysentery, duodenal ulcers, gonorrhea and piles. It is also used in calico printing, setting lotions and food industry. Psyllium provides a good quality of such carbohydrates. Diabetic people can include Isabgol in their regular diet adding it in cereal flours. As it is high in fiber and low in fat the doctors recommend it when it comes to preventing heart disease. It effectively reduces the serum cholesterol levels in the blood. This way it helps remove any excess cholesterol that are blocking the arteries of your heart and protects you from heart and coronary artery disease. Curculigo Orchioides (Kali Musli) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The Ayurveda preparations of this herb are used in the treatment of several health conditions. The major uses can be classified as Respiratory Problems, Digestive Problems, Reproductive Problems, Urinary problems, Skin Problems. In addition to such specific medicinal uses, Black Musli is also used as a general systemic health enhancer (rasayana). It strengthens the body and boosts immunity levels. Alpinia Officinarum (Kulanjan) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It is used to treat cough, bronchial catarrh, ache, lumbago, rheumatic pains, chest pain, and diabetes, improve appetite, liver, kidney disease etc. In Ayurveda, Kulanjan is known for its bitter, heating, pungent stomachic properties and used for improving digestion and appetite, taste, voice, vata roga (arthritis, gout, rheumatism etc.) treatment. Piper Longum Linn (Pippali Mool) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 They are used for diseases of the respiratory tract, viz, cough, catarrh, bronchitis, asthma, hoarseness of voice, etc., as counterirritant and analgesic when applied locally for muscular pains and inflammation and as a general tonic and haematinic. Checks nausea and is useful in indigestion, dyspepsia, colic and flatulence. Also helps stimulate the appetite. In Ayurveda and Unani medicines it is given in bronchial asthma, insomnia, jaundice and viral hepatitis. Externally they are applied in sciatica and paraplegia. Vetiveria Zizanioides Nash (Sugandhi Valo) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The root is antibilious, antiseptic, bitter, brain tonic, cardiotonic, carminative in flatulence, colic and obstinate vomiting. It is also regarded as an antibacterial, aromatic, blood purifier, cooling, diaphoretic, diuretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, refrigerant, stimulant, stomachic and when applied externally, it removes excess heat from the body and gives a cooling effect. Strengthens the heart and is useful in palpitation and syncope. Anacyclus Pyrethrum (Akarkara) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Akarkara is a folk medicine for treating toothache, dental cavities, looseness of teeth, pyorrhea, sore throat, rheumatic pain, facial paralysis, epilepsy, neurasthenia, insanity, flaccidity of tongue, stammering and chronic cough. In Unani, the roots are used as nervine and sex tonic. Chewing of the roots is believed to purge brain of phlegmatic humors which in turn gives relief in pain in the head and teeth. Curcura Aromatica (Amba Haldi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Ambehaldi is a unique herb having morphological resemblance with ginger but imparts raw mango flavour, hence it is also known as mango ginger. It has high anti oxidant and anti microbial properties. It is used as an appetizer, antipyretic, aphrodisiac, skin disease etc. The wild turmeric is used in skin care as well as in culinary usage. Hemidesmus Indicus (Anantmool) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Anantmool nourishes and nurtures the whole digestive system. It alleviates loss of appetite, indigestion, diarrhea and dysentery. It is also good for the respiratory system; it alleviates cough and respiratory distress. It detoxifies the body and improves skin complexion. Anantmool pacifies the fire component of body and benefits in bleeding disorders. As Anantmool corrects the digestive system and removes toxins; it is very useful in metabolic disorders like rheumatoid arthritis. It also works well in fever and alleviates the burning sensation. It is also a good blood purifier. It benefits in all diseases which originate from aggravation of Pitta and Blood. Withania Somnifera (Ashwagandha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Ashwagandha, also known as Indian Ginseng, has a wide range of health benefits, including its ability to fight against cancer and diabetes, as well as reduce inflammation, arthritis, asthma, hypertension, stress, and rheumatism. Furthermore, it boosts your supply of antioxidants and regulates the immune system. It also has antibacterial and anticonvulsant properties. Asparagus Racemosus (Shatavari) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 In Ayurvedic medicine, the root of Satavari is used in the form of juice, paste, decoction and powder to treat intrinsic haemorrhage, diarrhoea, piles, hoarseness of voice, cough, arthritis, poisoning, diseases of female genital tract, erysipelas, fever, as aphrodisiac and as rejuvinative. Gymnadenia Conopsea (Salam) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 It has very good fine fluidity and very nice solubility in cold and hot water,alcohol,or solution of water alcohol. The product Gymnadenia Conopsea Extract has wide applications and may be used in different fields including herbal teas,drinks,supplements and cosmetics etc,there is some introduction of its brief application guide both traditional and modern. Acorus Calamus (Vacha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Vacha (Calamus) roots are used for the treatment of memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, tremors, anxiety, depression, and pain disorders of neurological origin. In addition to its nervine benefits, it is used to treat loss of appetite, loss of desire to eat, intestinal gas, abdominal distension, inflammatory diseases especially rheumatoid arthritis, tachycardia, high blood pressure, productive cough, asthma, and obesity. Smilax China (Chopchini) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Sarsaparilla is also used to treat venereal diseases, herpes, arthritis, gout, epilepsy, insanity, chronic nervous diseases, abdominal distention, intestinal gas, debility, impotence and turbid urine. The plant root is one of the ingredients in a range of herbal remedies prepared for skin disorders, libido enhancement, hormone balancing, and sports nutrition formulas. Berberis Aristata (Daruhaldi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Daruhaldi is considered as one of the best Ayurveda herb which helps correct metabolism, improve the liver function and nourish the skin. It supports healthy liver functions, thus may help to maintain healthy cholesterol levels. Dashmool Roots Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0530 According to Ayurveda, Dashmool mainly acts on Vata Dosha and reduces its aggravation. It also acts on organs located in Vata locations – Pelvic Colon, Bladder, Pelvis, Kidneys, Bones, Ears and Lower Limbs. Therefore, it reduces constipation, improves the health of intestines, improves urine flow, removes toxins from the kidneys, strengthens bones, improves hearing capabilities and reduces pain occurring in lower limbs (thigh, legs, and feet). The Dashamoola combination also eases in breathing and frequency of cough attacks and breathing troubles, especially that occurring at night.   ALSO AVAILABLE IN POWDER FORM Tinospora Cordifolia (Guduchi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 This medicinal herb is a health rejuvenator which is widely known for its affectivity in enhancing natural immunity to fight against a number of illnesses such as fever, jaundice, skin diseases, constipation, tuberculosis, and leprosy. It is a blood purifier and general debility enhancer. Spikenard (Jatamansi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 This herb is well known in Ayurveda for its effectiveness in combating stress and prevents insomnia. It is also considered as the divine• plant in Ayurveda and is used as an air purifier. It also helps in enhancing memory and treating mental instability. Jatamansi is an effective antispasmodic, digestive stimulant, diuretic, treats nervous disorders, relieves flatulence and is a deobstruent. The other diseases in which the use of Jatamansi medications has been effective are epilepsy, gastric disorders, heart palpitations, jaundice, respiratory diseases, skin diseases, typhoid and seminal debility. Leptadenia Reticulata (Jivanti) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Jeevanti specially corrects the metabolism and enhance the nutritive status of the body and corrects the digestive system; it specially nourishes the eyes and the reproductive system. Jeevanti is specially recommended for all round nutrition of whole body. It specially nourishes the reproductive system, liver and eyes. Picrorhiza Kurroa (Kutki) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kutki is known for its Hepatoprotective properties, even in small doses it helps to care various conditions like Lack of Appetite, Jaundice, Bile disorders etc. As Kutki helps to clear away the excessive fat deposits in liver, it helps in regulating and maintains the normal functions of the Liver. Kutki have even proven to reverse the Hepatotoxic effect of drugs like Paracetamol. Kutki is best known herb for the treatment of Cirrhosis of Liver. A teaspoon powder of Kutki mixed with an equal amount of honey is administered thrice daily, as it helps to produce more bile. It is even known for curing Acute Viral Hepatitis. Rubia Cordifolia (Majith) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Manjishtha or majith is nourishing, regulates menstruation, pacifies edema, skin diseases, heals abscess, useful in contraction of uterus. Manjishtha acts on brain and tissues of bone marrow. Low dose makes the mind calm while its use in excess causes abnormality in brain. It helps to make smooth flow of menstrual blood. It makes complexion of skin clear. Decoction of manjishtha is useful for women after delivery. Its role in curing various skin diseases is well known. It acts as blood purifier. Manjistha is used with laxative for promoting skin complexion. Ancient texts hold its utility in snakes and scorpion poison. Cyperus Scariosus (Nagarmotha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Its uses in modern Ayurvedic medicine are primarily for treating fevers and digestive system disorders (diarrhea, vomiting, indigestion, etc.). It is also known as an emenagogue (treats delayed menstruation) and an analgesic useful for dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation). Cyperus is considered a diuretic, but it must be combined with other diuretics to yield a desired result in treating urinary disorders. It is classified as being bitter and astringent, light and dry, cold, pungent (aromatic), and pacifying kapha and pitta. Cyperus is an ingredient in popular Ayurvedic formulas such as the herbal honey Chyawanprash, and the women's blood tonic and uterine regulating formula Ashokarishta. It may also be used as a single herb remedy for obesity, digestive problems, and fevers. Operculina Turpethum (Nisoth) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The plant has laxative property and thus effective in curing constipation, relieving flatulence and colic condition.It is also useful in periodic fevers as it helps in reducing body temperature. it is also effective in obesity because it decreases the excessive body fat. It is also used in the treatment of anaemia in the combination with other herbs. This herb is used for the treatment of many other diseases like arthritis, dropsy, gout, jaundice. Boerhavia Diffusa (Punarnava) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Roots are diuretic, laxative, expectorant, stamachic and used in ashtama, oedema, anaemia, jundice, ascites, anasarca, scanty urine, internal inflammation, antidote to snake venom. Decoction of leaves is used to curi kidney stone. Fresh root of the plant is considered as rejuvenative drug. toots along with rice water is a good remedy of enlargement of spleen. Chlorophytum Borivilianum (Safed Musli) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Aphrodasiac, tonic, pain reliever and used to cure general debility and impotency. Its powder increases lactation in feeding mothers and lactating cows. It is being increasingly used in Ayurvedic and Pharmaceutical Industries. Used as a Curative for Natal and Post-natal problems. Also used as remedy for diabetes and arthritis. Rauwolfia Serpentina (Sarpagandha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Sarpagandha is mainly antihypertensive, sedative, antianxiety, antipsychotic and hypnotic. In addition to these properties, it is also known for anti-proliferative, anti-diuretic, antifungal, antimicrobial, anthelmintic and anti-inflammatory activities. Valeriana Wallichii (Tagar) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The roots of plant contains Valerianic acid and Valepotriates (a derivative of iridoid or monoterpene), which has sedative and tranquilizer effect due to which it is especially noted for people particularly suffering from stress, anxiety, over strain and nervous disorders. Valerian is a wonderful natural sedative that has been shown results to encourage sleep, improve sleep quality, to sooth your mind and reduce blood pressure. It gives you relief from stress and person becomes more relaxed and happy. Solanum Xanthocarpum (Kantakari) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kantkari is used in Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani to treat variety of diseases. It is useful in treating worms, cough, hoarseness of voice, fever, painful urination, enlargement of the liver, muscular pain, and stone in the urinary bladder. In migraine, asthma and headache, leaves juice of kantari is administered through nasal. The paste of whole plant is applied on swollen and painful joints in arthritis. This gives relief in the swelling and pain. Bergenia Ligulata (Pashanbedha) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Pashanbheda is used in Ayurveda and Unani system of medicine for treatment of many diseases especially for urinary stones. The plant roots have cooling, laxative, analgesic, abortifacient (abortion causing) and aphrodisiac properties. The roots are used in treatment of vesicular calculi, urinary discharges, and excessive uterine haemorrhage, diseases of the bladder, dysentery, menorrhagia, splenic enlargement and heart diseases. Coleus Forskohlii (Karpuravalli) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 This plant has been used since ancient times to treat heart disorders such as high blood pressure and chest pain (angina), as well as respiratory disorders such as asthma. Cinnamomum Cassia (Dalchini) Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Cinnamon is used as a spice and aromatic. Traditionally, the bark or oil has been used to combat microorganisms, diarrhea, and other GI disorders, and dysmenorrhea, although there is limited data to support these uses. Evidence is lacking to support the use of cinnamon in the management of diabetes. Research has focused on anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antimicrobial activity.   ALSO AVAILABLE IN POWDER FORM Cuminum Cyminum (Jeera) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Jeera is Indian Spice as well as ayurvedic medicine used for several diseases of the digestive, respiratory, circulatory and reproductive system. In ayurvedic medicine, it is used because of its carminative, antispasmodic, digestive stimulant, antacid, astringent, anodyne, diuretic actions. It can help to treat acid peptic disorders, flatulence, abdominal distension, intestinal gas, worm infestation, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, irritable bowel syndrome etc. Curcuma Longa (Haldi) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 The main organs that turmeric treats are the skin, heart, liver and lungs. Turmeric is used for epilepsy and bleeding disorders, skin diseases, to purify the body-mind, and to help the lungs expel Kapha. Therapeutic uses of Turmeric: Anemia, cancer, diabetes, digestion, food poisoning, gallstones, indigestion, IBS, parasites, poor circulation, staph infections, and wounds. Myristica Fragrans (Javitri) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Mace has long been used to treat digestive woes such as nausea, diarrhea, stomach spasms and gas. A common mixture known to ease indigestion, gas and nausea is a tea made of slippery elm bark, mace and nutmeg which are combined with cream and boiled, then drank when lukewarm. Bunium Bulbocastanum (Shah Jeera) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Kaala Jeera has stimultant, antispasmodic, stomachic, carminative, hypolipidemic, antibacterial, astringent, and sedative properties. Kala Jeera effectively increases body metabolism. It is useful to treat skin diseases like the eczema, dry skin and psoriasis. Daily use of kala jeera in food helps in improving memory, controlling diabetes by reducing blood sugar level. Syzygium Aromaticum (Lavang) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Cloves (lavang) are very useful to control diabetes, fever, cough, cold, vomiting, indigestion, iching, allergy, thirst, headache etc. Its juice clears excess fat which blocks blood flow in nerves. Cloves increase saliva and gastric juices production and helps in better digestion. Cloves contain manganese which is essential for enzymes secretion, metabolism, stronger bones and proper absorption of vitamins. Mangifera Indica (Amchur) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Amchur has high iron content, so pregnant women and people suffering from anemia are advised to consume it regularly. It combats acidity and improves digestion. Mangoes contain phenols, phenolic compound have powerful antioxidant and anticancer abilities. It is a fair source of Vitamin A and Vitamin E which helps hormonal system function efficiently. Vitamin A and vitamin E are required for healthy skin and eyes. Asafoetida (Hing) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0530 Asafoetida resin has a great medicinal value in Ayurveda and traditional herbal medicines. In traditional medicines, it is used for digestive ailment, mental disorders, heart diseases, and respiratory disorders. According to research study published in Journal of Ethno-pharmacology, asafetida or extracted hing has antispasmodic property and hypotensive effects. Therefore, it can reduce the blood pressure and it can have benefits in muscle spasm. Dried Amla Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0530 (Phyllanthus Emblica, Indian GooseberrFresh Singharay, Amalika)The health benefits of Indian Gooseberry, also known as Amla, can be partially attributed to its high vitamin-C content. Amla enhances food absorption, balances stomach acid, fortifies the liver, nourishes the brain and mental functioning, supports the heart, strengthens the lungs, regulates elimination of free radicals, enhances fertility, helps the urinary system, increases skin health, promotes healthier hair, acts as a body coolant, flushes out toxins, increases vitality, strengthens eyes, improves muscle tone and, acts as an antioxidant. ALSO AVAILABLE IN POWDER FORM