Peppergrass – Todari Uses, Dose, Side Effects, Research

Todari – Pepper-grass is used in Ayurveda to treat cough, asthma, diabetes, urinary retention etc. It is also used as apohrodisiac and anti aging herb. It is not mentioned in Samhitas. [Continue reading]

Hedge Mustard Uses, Dose, Research, Side Effects

Hedge mustard flower

Hedge mustard is called as Khubkala in Ayurveda. Its seeds balance Vata Dosha and is useful in fever and cough. It is not mentioned in Ayurvedic Samhitas and Nighantus, it is a recent inclusion into Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia. … [Continue reading]

Fitness After Pregnancy By Exercise: What to Expect

fitness after pregnancy

By Aradhana Pandey. When people tell you that things won’t be the same after you become a mother, they aren’t referring just to your life decisions and choices. They also mean to highlight the physical changes that are a part and parcel of … [Continue reading]

Ayurveda Is Best Medical System For You – 10 Strong Reasons


Article By Dr Krishnamurthy. It is the question of millions of people very often asked in the social media and with the herbalists as well as the practitioners of Ayurveda - "Why we need Ayurveda system of medicines?" Having more than 18 years of … [Continue reading]

Let Your Child Get Dirty, This Summer!!

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By Harshita. You are worried because your kid enjoys more time outdoor, playing in the sand and mud? She is least interested in the expensive toys and educational CDs you got for her? … [Continue reading]

Ayurvedic Remedies, Medicines for Skin Glow, Complexion

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Having a clean, lustrous and attractive skin is the dream of many people and aim of many youngsters.  But, hereditary factors, pollutants, hormones have their say in this matter.  People are more dependent on the cosmetics, most of which are  more … [Continue reading]

Garden Cress – Lepidium sativum Uses, Side Effects, Research

Garden cress seed benefits

Garden cress - Chandrashura is a very famous Ayurvedic herb.  Its seeds are useful in are used in bloating, irregular periods, estrogen deficiency etc. It is  for cooking as well.   … [Continue reading]

Mustard Benefits, Types, Usage, Side Effects, Research

Mustard benefits

Mustard seed is used in Ayurveda for both external application and oral use, in treating worm infestation, pruritis (itching), psychiatric disorders, low digestion strength and more.  … [Continue reading]

Aphrodisiacs – Ayurvedic Understanding, Useful Herbs

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Sex power boosting Ayurvedic herbs are called as aphrodisiacs. These are the herbs and medicines that promote sexual vigor. Certainly a hot topic in Ayurveda. A few of the drugs and tools are sold in the open markets irrespective of its proven … [Continue reading]

Parpataka – Uses, Research, Side Effects, Medicines


Parpataka is an effective Ayurvedic herb used in fever, high Pitta conditions such as fever, gastritis, diarrhea, excessive thirst etc. Its famous herbal remedy - Shadanga Paneeya (drink made out of six herbs) is used in treating fever and associated … [Continue reading]