Shankha (Conch) Medicinal Properties & Usage in Ayurveda

Sankh (Conch or Sea Shell) has great importance in Ayurveda. It was used in warfare too by ancient Indians. Krishna’s Conch Paanchajanya, Arjun’s Conch Devdatt, Bheema’s Paundra , Yudhisthira’s Anantavijaya, Nakula’s Sughosa and Sahadeva’s Manipushpaka were extensively used in Mahabharat’s Kurukshetra war. Warriors of ancient India … Read more

Leucoderma (Vitiligo) or Skin Pigmentation home treatment

Vitiligo is also known as ‘leucoderma‘, which appears as single or multiple depigmented patches on any part of the body. These patches gradually increase in size & cause lot of psychological stress to the patient. This is a condition in which there is a localized loss … Read more

Saraswati Leaf for complete health care

Saraswati Leaf (verbanaceae) commonly known as: hill glory bower, Saraswaty’s leaf, sticky glorybower • Bengali: ভাংট bhant, ঘৈংটু ghentu • Hindi: भांट bhant • Kannada: ఇబ్బనె ibbane • Lepcha: kumboul kung • Malayalam: പെരുക് peruku, വട്ടപ്പരുവലം vattaparuvalam • Manipuri: kuthap manbi • Marathi: भंडीरा bhandira • … Read more

Tamarind for curing health ailments

Tamarind tree is found in many areas and its leaves, seeds, bark soup etc. all are useful to cure many health ailments. It cures cold, purifies blood, generates enzymes, kills germs and reduces heart diseases. Jaundice Cure : Make juice out of tamarind leaves and consume … Read more

Herbal Treatment for weaker planets in your Horoscope

This article related to astrology and how 9 Planets in Vedic Astrology control different types of energies and minerals in our body. But since it deals with herbal treatment, its placed in Ayurveda section. For example, Saturn controls Iron and if someone has a malefic or … Read more

Curing diseases with Achyranthes Aspera (Prickly Flower or Uttareni)

Names : Latin: Achyranthes aspera English:Prickly flower Malayalam:katalati Hindi: Apang,chirchira,chirchita Bengali:Apang,apamarga Telugu : Uttareni Recipe No.1: Prickly flower oil: Wash Prickly flower leaves, pound them and extract juice of 1 litre. Add 1 litre of good quality sesame oil and boil on SIM flame till the … Read more