Michelia champaca Uses, Research, Side Effects

Champaka benefits

Michelia champaca or Champak is a famous fragrant flowering plant. Its flowers and stem bark are … [Read more...]

Chavya – Piper retrofractum Uses, Research, Side Effects

Chavya beneifts

Chavya - Piper retrofractum is one among Panchakola group of spices. Its root and fruit are useful … [Read more...]

Kalonji – Nigella Sativa Uses, Side Effects, Research

Kalonji benefits

Kalonji - Nigella sativa - Small fennel, a promising spice against cancer and chemotherapy side … [Read more...]

Jadwar – Delphinium denudatum Uses, Research, Side effects

Delphinium denudatum

Jadwar - Delphinium denudatum is used in Ayurveda and Unani, to treat cough, cold, non healing … [Read more...]

Mamira – Thalictrum foliolosum Uses, Side Effects, Research

Thalictrum foliolosum uses

Mamira - Thalictrum foliolosum is useful in treating gastritis, dyspepsia, toothache, abdominal … [Read more...]

Nutmeg Vs Jatamansi – Qualities, Usage, Side Effects

This is in reply to a query by Gaurav - I’d like to know the differences between Nutmeg and … [Read more...]

Opium, Poppy Seeds Benefits, Research, Dose, Side Effects

Capsule of Poppy with latex exuding

Opium poppy - Papaver somniferum has two useful parts - Opium - the fruit latex exudate - which is … [Read more...]

Onion Uses, Research, Side Effects

Onion benefits

Onion is anti aging, rejuvenating, aphrodisiac and improves intelligence. It improves skin … [Read more...]

Long pepper Root – Pippali mool Uses, Side Effects, Research

Pippali mool uses

Apart from its fruit, long pepper root also has immense medicinal value. It is hot, useful in … [Read more...]

Vetiver – Vetiveria zizanioides Uses, Research, Side Effects

Cus Cus grass

Vetiver is a coolant, but yet aids in digestion. It is widely used in treating fever, dysuria, … [Read more...]