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Health Benefits of Lady Finger or OKRA

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 lady finger medicinal uses, okra medicinal usesOkra or lady finger is a vegetable which is elongated, slender and green in colour. It belongs to mallow family.Okra has various medicinal uses.

The health benefits and medicinal uses of lady finger are as follows

Medicinal properties of Drumsticks-An ayurveda view.

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drumstick tree, medicinal properties, moringa.Drumstick is known as “shobhanjana” or “shigru” in  ayurveda. The texts of ayurveda explain many medicinal properties of this plant. The verses quoted in ayurvedic texts are given here.

Shigruhu saraha katuhu paake teekshnoushno madhuro laghuhu |

Deepanaha rochano rookshaha ksharastiktho vidahakrut ||

Health benefits of cumin seeds

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cumin seed health benefits, cumin seeds induce labor, cumin seeds for indigestionCumin seeds or jeera are easily available on kitchen shelves. Health benefits of cumin seed are numerous. This spice is extensively used in ayurvedic preparations.

Carrots – Health benefits for men

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carrots erectile dysfunction, carrots health benefits for men, carrots increase sperm count, carrots men's health, carrots prostate cancer.Deep orange fresh carrots are liked by everybody. Carrots are store house of nutrients. The nutrient rich carrots help men to overcome many health conditions which occur due to deficiency of essential nutrients. Here is a bird eye view of role of carrots in men’s health.

Home remedies with amla or Indian gooseberry

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home remedies with amlaAmla is widely used in ayurvedic herbal preparations, to treat different health conditions. The botanical name of amla is Emblica officinalis. It is eulogized as "dhatri" by ayurveda acharyas. Dhatri means mother.

Ayurveda Medicinal properties of Vidarikanda or Pueraria tuberosa

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Pueraria tuberosa or Vidarikanda (in Sanskrit ) belongs to the family of Fabaceae. It is a perennial woody climber and has huge tuberous roots. A fully grown plant measures 5-6 meters in height. This plant bears white flowers with pink shade. It is mainly found in India, Nepal and Pakistan. It is popularly known as Indian Kudzu.

Ayurveda Medicinal Properties of tulsi (Ocimum Sanctum )

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The plant Tulsi or Holy Basil (Botanical name Ocimum Sanctum ) belongs to family Lamiaceae.  It is a tropical plant which grows as weed and also cultivated. Tulsi is worshipped by Hindus and is an important symbol of Hindu religion. It is a very common sight to find Tulsi Vrindavan ( A special structure where tulsi is grown) in houses of Hindus.

Ayurveda Health benefits of Sugar cane ( Ikshu -Saccharum officinarum )

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sugar cane ayurveda, health benefits of sugarcaneSugar cane plant has acquired numerous sanskrit names for its sweetness and appearance. Our Ayurveda acharyas praise the medicinal properties and health benefits of Sugarcane as follows.

Ikshavo raktapittaghnaa balyaa vrishyaa kaphapradaaha |
Swaadupaakarasaaha snigdhaha guravo mutralaha himaha ||

Ayurveda Medicinal properties of sesame

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sesame medicinal properties, sesame oil for skin, sesame oil for dry skin, sesame seeds for erectile dysfunction, sesame oil benefits, sesame benefits, ayurveda, sesameSesame is an oil crop which is widely grown in India and China. Sesame is a common ingredient in almost all cuisines around the world. With a rich nutty flavor, it has gained an important place on kitchen shelves.

Ayurveda description of Kumkuma- Saffron -Crocus sativus

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ayurveda kesar,crocus sativus ayurveda,saffron ayurveda, saffron increase fairness, saffron for erectile dysfunction, saffron for premature ejaculation, saffron acne scarsIn texts of Ayurveda the herb Crocus Sativus or kumkuma or saffron is grouped under “Varnya” gana. Varnya means the one which imparts fairness and glow to skin.

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