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“Gokhru”  Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

  Gokhru Medicinal Benefits       Botanical Name—Tribulus terrestris Common Name—Gokharu Family—Zygophyllaceae                        (Gokshur Kul) Habit—Prostrate herb. Properties- Property—Heavyness, oilynes’s Taste—Sweety Potency—Cooling Metabolic Property—Sweet Specific Property- Vata-pitta-samak Health promoter Diuretic Stomachic Aphrodisiac Urinary Lithontriptic Parts Used—Fruit, root   Description—Tribulus terrestris is a flowering plant in the family Zygophyllaceae, native to warm temperate and tropical regions of the Old World in southern Europe, southern Asia, throughout Africa, and in northern...

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“Guduchi”, “Giloy” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

  Guduchi, Giloy Medicinal Benefits     Botanical Name-Tinospora cordifolia Common Name-Giloya Family-Menispermaceae (Guduchi Kul) Habit-A perennials weak plants. Properties- Property-Heavyness, oilyness Taste-Bitter, astringent Potency-Heating Metabolic Property-Sweety Specific Property- Tridosh samak Rejuvenator Astringent Health promotive Stomachic & digestive Part Used-Stem   Description-Tinospora cordifolia, also called Guduchi is an herbaceous vine of the family Menispermaceae indigenous to the tropical areas of India, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. According to the 1911 British...

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“Khadir Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

    Khadir Tree Medicinal Benefits   Botanical Name—Acacia catechu Common Name—Khadir Family—Leguminosae (Shimbi kul) Habit—A moderate sized deciduous tree. Properties- Property—Lightness, dryness Taste—Bitter, fragrant Potency—Cooling Metabolic Property—Acrid Specific Property- Anti-Leprotic Dentifricer Anti-pruritics Bronchial sedative Appitiser Parts used—Bark, heart wood (kath) Description—Cutch tree is a small tree, growing 3-15 m high. The stem is dark brown to black, with rough bark which peels off in long strips in mature trees;...

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“Kutaj Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

    Kutaj Tree Medicinal Benefits       Botanical Name—Holarrhena antidysenterica Common Name—Kuda Family—Apocynaceae (Kutaj Kul) Habit—A small lactiferous, deciduous tree, 30-40 ft. in height Properties- Property—Lightness, dryness Taste—Bitter, astringent Potency—Cooling Metabolic Property—Pungent Specific Properties- Kaph-pitta-samak .Stomachic & digestive Anti-haemorrhoidal Anti-diarrhoel Blood purifier Anti-Leprotic Parts Used—Bark, seed Description—Kataja plant is fabled to have sprung from the drops of amrta or elixir of life, which fell on the ground from...

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“Kanchanar Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

  Kanchanar Tree Medicinal Benefits     Botanical Name- Bauhinia variegate Common Name- Kachnar Family- Leguminosae (Shimbi kul) Habit- A moderate sized deciduous tree. Properties: Property—Dryness, Lightness Taste—Astringent Potency—Cooling Metabolic Property—Pungent Specific Property Gandamalanasak Constipating Depurative Anthelmintic Vulnerary   Parts used—Bark, Flower Description—Kanchanar or Purple orchid tree is closely related to peacock flower (Caesalpinia pulcherrima) and to the tree many consider the world’s most beautiful, the royal poinciana (Delonix regia)-and...

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“Kanta karanj Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide

  Kanta karanj Tree Medicinal Benefits       Botanical Name—Caesalpinia bonducella Common Name—Karanj/Puti Karanj Family—Leguminosae Habit—A large straggling, very thorny shrub, branches armed with hooks. Properties- Property—Lightness dryness, sharpness Taste—Purgent, bitter Potency—Heating Metabolic Property—Pungent Specific property- kaph-vata-samak Anti-inflammatory Anti-Malarial Parts Used—Seed, Fruit, Root Description—It is an armed liane, with glossy branch—lets, recurved prickles, yellow flowers and bitter, avoid to reniform polished seeds in swollen fruits found wild throughout the...

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“Katphal Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide.

  Katphal Tree Medicinal Benefits     Botanical Name- Myrica esculenta Common Name-Kayphal Family-Myricaceae (Katphal Kul) Habit- Tree, 10-15 ft. in height. Properties- Property-Lightness, sharpness Taste-Astringent, bitter, acrid Potency-Heating Metabolic Property-Acrid Specific Property- Kaph-vata-samak Antipyretic Bronchial sedative Voice promoter Appetiser Part Used—Bark Description—Katphal is a sub-temperate evergreen tree found throughout the mid-Himalayas, starting from about 1,300 meters and going up to about 2,100 meters. The tree yields a drupaceous fruit which is...

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“Amalaka Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide.

Amalaka Tree Medicinal Benefits       Botanical Name—Emblica officinalis Common Name—Ambla Family—Euphorbiaceae (Erand Kul) Habit—A small to medium sized deciduous tree, 20-25 in height. Properties- Property—Heavyness, dryness, cold Taste—Five tastes, (except slat, mainly sour) Potency—Cooling Metabolic Property—Sweety Specific Property- Tridoshar (Specially pittahar) Digestive Stomachic Part Used—Fruit   Description—Amalaka is the medium size deciduous plant. It grows to the height of 8-18 meter. It has a crooked trunk and spreading...

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