Marutham pattai 200gm

170.00

MARUTHAM PATAI:

Common name: Arjun

Hindi: Arjun

Tamil: Marutu

Malayalam: Nirmarutu

Kannada: Nirmatti
Botanical name: Terminalia arjuna

DESCRIPTION:

In Indian mythology, Arjun is supposed to be Sita’s favourite tree. Native to India, the tree attracts lot of attention because of its association with mythology and its many uses. Arjuna is a large, evergreen tree, with a spreading crown and drooping branches. Grows up to 25 m height, and the bark is grey and smooth. Leaves are sub-opposite, 5-14 × 2-4.5 cm in size, oblong or elliptic oblong. Flowers small, white, and occur on long hanging recemes. Fruit is 2.3-3.5 cm long, fibrous woody, glabrous and has five hard wings, striated with numerous curved veins.

HEALTH BENEFITS:

  • Arjuna Bark Ksheera Pak is useful for the treatment of chronic low-grade fever associated with extreme fatigue and physical weakness.
  • It  reduces bleeding in stools, frequency of defecation, and eradicates the infection.
  • It useful in fractures, ulcers, heart diseases, biliousness, urinary discharges, asthma.
  • Terminalia Arjuna is used for washing wounds and skin ulcers.
  • A paste of Arjuna Bark is prepared with water and applied on the part of bone fracture after alignment.

 

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