Untitled Document
Search astroshastra
Home | Direct Pay | Payment Options| Customer Care| Recommend this page | Track your Order| Site Map | Login Here
Yantras Rudraksh Beads Divine Idols Lucky Charms Feng shui Remedies Heera Sankh Parad Store Vastushastra Book Store Gems Store Puja Request Peace Oil Shaligram Shilas Crystal Store
19. 07. 2018
Home      Herbs      Articles      Vaastushastra      Ayurveda      Herbs      Mantra Therapy      Numerology      Yoga Remedies      Meditation     

Mesua (Nagakesar)

Also known as

mesua
Latin : Mesua ferrea

English : Mesua, Iron-wood tree

Sanskrit : Nagakesarah, Punaga

Hindi : Nagakesar

Marathi : Nagakeshar

Tamil : Nagappu

Telugu : Nagakesaramu

Malayalam : Nagappuvu

Kannada : Nagasampige

"Best among trees" is the meaning of the Sanskrit name Punnaga.

How it looks—It is a medium sized to large, evergreen tree with sharp edge simple leaves and brown flaky bark. The flowers are white, fragrant with numerous stamens which are golden yellow in colour and very short. The fruits are ovoid with 1-4 angular smooth seeds.

What we use—Flowers, oil

What it does—It is astringent, mildly heating, anodyne, sudorific, digestive, carminative, anthelmintic, diuretic, haemostatic, aphrodisiac, cardiotonic and febrifuge.

How we use it

In bleeding piles and dysentery—Best known for its haemostatic property, the powder of the flowers is given with butter and sugar twice a day until bleeding stops.

In leucorhhoea—Pasted flowers of mesua with curd is given in doses of 2 tsp twice a day until white discharge disappears. This treatment should be followed by a diet of rice and buttermilk.

In dysuria—A decoction of the flowers of mesua should be taken sweetened with sugar in conditions such as painful or burning urination, difficult urination or blood in urine.

In excessive menstrual bleeding—A tsp of the powder mixed in buttermilk is a good remedy to arrest excessive bleeding per vagina, or bleeding of any sort.

In skin disorders—In itching, oozing and black of reddish discolouration of skin, the seed oil of mesua serves as a good external application and normalizes skin. It is therefore a chief component of many a cosmetic preparation.

In fevers—Mesua promotes perspiration and thereby brings down temperature. For this purpose, the bark powder is generally used to prepare a decoction.

In gouty joints—The seed oil makes an excellent soothing external application and also appeases associated pain and burning sensation.

Modern Study

nagakesar
The phenolic constituents of the seed oil have been shown to possess powerful anti- asthmatic effects in experimental studies.

More Herbs Ayurvedic Remedies for Disease

Cardamom (Elaichi)

Fennel (Saunph)

Euphorbiaceae (Jamgliamli)

Fenugreek (Methi)

Clove (Laung)

Pomegranate (Anar)

Grapes (Angoor)

Banana (Kela)

Coriander (Dhaniya)

Mustard (Rayi)

LOSS OF MEMORY

Ayurvedic Remedies

VOMITING

DISEASES OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

CATARACT

ECZEMA

LEUCORRHEA

INFANTILE DIARRHOEA

INTESTINAL WORMS

CERVICAL SPONDYLOSIS


More Products

Santan Gopal Yantra (5" X 4")
INR:2076 
USD:
34.03

Budh Yantra Bhojpatra (Small)
INR:500 
USD:
8.20

Gayatri Yantra In Pendant Form
INR:1500 
USD:
24.59

Shani Yantra (4" X 4")
INR:2076 
USD:
34.03

Krityanashak Vastu Yantra 8"X8"
INR:6030 
USD:
98.85

Nav Durga Shakti Pendant (Nepal Beads) In Silver C
INR:15500 
USD:
254.10

Bhairav Pendant (Nepal Beads) In Silver Chain
INR:6540 
USD:
107.21

Power Pendant-5 (Nepal Beads) In Silver Chain
INR:17660 
USD:
289.51

Hanuman Shakti Pendant (Nepal Beads) In Red Thread
INR:47100 
USD:
772.13

Tarquoise Pendant With Chain (7.5 Carets App.)
INR:1900 
USD:
31.15

Tarquoise Pendant (9 Carets App.)
INR:2000 
USD:
32.79

Cats Eye (10 Caret) In Silver Pendant
INR:2050 
USD:
33.61

Cylindrical Red Coral In Gold Pendant (6 Ratti)
INR:18600 
USD:
304.92

Amethyst In Siver Pendant (8 Caret)
INR:2000 
USD:
32.79
Adam's Pagination

Total Astrology Books in Astroshastra Book Store: 732


INR:150 USD:2.46
Divisional Of Charts [English]


INR:300 USD:4.92
Relationship: Marriage,Love & Sex [English]


INR:100 USD:1.64
Anisth Garah [Hindi]


INR:100 USD:1.64
All About Dreams [English]


INR:100 USD:1.64
Swapna Vigyan [Hindi]



Page 1 of 147        1    2    Next
Delicious Button Instagram
product enquiry book appointment
About us | Advertise | Partners | Feedback | Contact Us | Copyright | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Be Our Distributers| Site Map |
Copyright © 2001-2018 ASTROSHASTRA, a brand by ROUGEOYANT GLOBAL .