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Curcuma: Beauty of the kitchen

Queen herb of the kitchen : Turmeric

Turmeric, also referred as Haldi, has been used in India as a major ingredient in cooking for several thousand years. The botanical name of turmeric is ‘Curcuma longa’ and it forms past of curcurmin and ginger family. The benefits of...
Herbal medicines in Ayurveda

Medicinal values of Garlic

Almost there is no cuisine in the world that does not use garlic to spice and add flavor the foods! Of course, there are a few communities that prohibits the use of garlic in certain auspicious days. People have been using garlic for several...
Ayurvedic herbs for urinary system

Punarnava – A Miraculous Multifunctional Herb

In Ayurveda, herbs are referred as healers! This statement is augmented by a superior and multifunctional, multi-remedial herb! Mother Nature has gifted us with an enormous resource for healthy, disease free and happy life Ayurveda, the ancient...
manjishtha

Manjishtha (Rubia cordifolia)

Manjistha is the important herbs which is perennial climber, like a vine. It is very useful for arterial, circulatory and skin system. Common name of Manjistha is Indian madder (English), Manjith (Hindi) Sanskrit Manjistha Latin name: Rubia...
cyperus rotundus

Mustaka (Cyperus rotundus)

Mustaka is very common perennial herb with long aromatic tuber. It is found near to river side especially damp condition. It is found worldwide in all environmental condition. Mustak is important Ayurvedic medicinal herbs with excellent properties...
garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum)

Garlic is common herbs in our kitchen. Garlic is originated from central asia as early as 3000 B.C. The delicious bulbs of garlic is used as essential medicine in Ayurveda. Sanskrit name Rasona means lacking a taste, sour taste. Common name Garlic...
mucuna prurians

Kapikacchu (Mucuna pruriens)

Mucuna pruriens is a well-known aphrodisiac – the seeds are useful in increasing sperm count. It is a good nervine tonic – helpful in Parkinson’s disease. Mucuna pruriens, one of the popular Ayurvedic herbs, is also known...
asparagus

Shatavari (Asparagus racemosus)

Shatavari literary means one hundred roots. It is the common herbs found all over. It has two varieties Asparagus racemosus(Small flower) and Asparagus Sarmentosus (Large flower). It is popular female reproductive system tonic.  Common name...
Lemon slices

Lemon and lime (Citrus medica)

Lemons and limes are very common and people are well fond of eating Lemon as juice, pickle etc. Lemons are important remedies for digestive and urinary system with high quantity of vitamin nutrients. Different variety of lemon are available...
tinospora

Guduchi (Tinospora Cordifolia)

Guduchi is also known as ‘Amrita’ means divine nectar referring restoring drop to bring life back.  Guduchi is the most important common Ayurvedic herbs. This herbs is very commonly grown in forests. its therapeutic action is for...