Bakuchi – Psoralea corylifolia – Usage, Benefits, Ayurveda Details

Bakuchi is an Ayurvedic herb, very well known for its efficacy against skin diseases including leucoderma. Its botanical name is Psoralia corylifolia. It belongs to Fabaceae family. … [Continue reading]

Sarapunkha – Tephrosia purpurea – Qualities, Usage, Ayurveda Details

Sarapunkha is a famous Ayurvedic herb used in liver cirrhosis and splenomegaly. Its botanical name is Tephrosia purpurea. It belongs to Fabaceae family. … [Continue reading]

Kapikacchu – Mucuna pruriens Benefits, Dose, Side Effects – Ayurveda

Kapikacchu - Mucuna pruriens is a very famous mutli-faceted herb of Ayurveda, with immense health benefits. Its usage is spread from aphrodisiac to neurological conditions. Its extract – L-dopa is widely used in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. … [Continue reading]

Latakaranja – Caesalpinia bonduc – Uses, Ayurveda Details

Latakaranja is an Ayurvedic herb. Its seed is peculiar. When rubbed over a rough surface, it instantly becomes hot. It is widely used in treating malaria, and is also a very good anti spasmodic herb. It is also useful in many types of fever. Hence is … [Continue reading]

Karanja – Pongamia pinnata:Uses, Side Effects, Research

Karanja is an important Ayurvedic medicine, used predominantly in skin diseases. Karanja twigs were used as tooth brush in ancient times. Its botanical name is Pongamia pinnata. Synonym: Millettia pinnata. It belongs to Fabaceae family. … [Continue reading]

6 Comprehensive Ayurveda Preventive Healthcare Tips

Ayurveda emphasizes equally on both preventive and therapeutic aspects of healthcare. In most of the Ayurvedic textbooks, preventive aspects like healthy daily routine, seasonal routine etc are explained first. The disease description, treatment … [Continue reading]

Preventive Healthcare – Astanga Hridaya Sutrasthana 4th Chapter

The fourth chapter of Astanga Hridaya is called as Roganutpadaniya Adhyaya - Preventive healthcare tips. it explains the method of adjusting the body to the natural signs so as to avoid toxic material accumulation and onset of disease process. … [Continue reading]

We Are Living Longer. Bad News To Many. Research Report – Ayurveda View

A recent research has revealed that the life expectancy of human beings has increased dramatically over the past 40 years. At the outset, it looks good but there are many worrying things to consider, from a health and financial perspectives. … [Continue reading]

Simple Ayurveda Home Remedy For Heartburn And Gastritis

We are back with a home remedy today and probably the simplest of all the home remedies that we have discussed so far. This is a churnam home remedy, meaning it is just a simple mixture of herbal powders. It involves only two herbal ingredients that … [Continue reading]

Uraria picta – Prishnaparni – Benefits, Usage, Ayurveda Details

Prishnaparni is one of the most important Ayurvedic herbs. It is one among Dashamoola (Group of 10 herbs). Hence used in innumerable Ayurvedic medicines. Its botanical name is Uraria picta (Hedysarum pictum), It belongs to Fabaceae family. … [Continue reading]