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 antispasmodic herb. It is also useful in many types of fever.
Its botanical name is Caesalpinia Crista Linn. Synonym: Caesalpinia bonduc. It belongs to caelapiniaceae family.
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