Haritaki is described as the ‘remover of diseases’. It literally means ‘green’. It is also ‘abhaya’ or ‘fearless’ of any disease. A great healing plant from across Asia, particularly in forests of Northern India. It is from the species of Terminalia, and has a long history of medicinal use as a health panacea, adaptogenic tonic and natural cure for a wide variety of disorders and diseases.
Ayurveda recognize Haritaki as the ‘king of medicines’ and destroyer of all diseases. A great appetizer and digestive , promotes longevity , cures anemia , cures diabetes, hypertension and heart problems , enhances memory , enhances strength of sense organs , it removes all waste from the body, promote tissue growth and health, purifies the blood and removes fat residues from the arteries and veins. It helps the vision to become sharp. and makes one, more energetic.
It is very beneficial for: Diabetes and metabolic syndrome, Antioxidant and antibacterial protection, Natural weight Loss and detoxification, Decreases stomach acidity and guards against ulcers, Improved digestion and better gastrointestinal health, Mouth ulcers and lung disorders, Better skin and hair, Boost immunity (Hiv)
PREPARATION: Boil 3 cups of water. Turn of the fire. Use a small handful of the dried herb and add it to the boiled water to steep for at least 30 minutes.
PRECAUTIONS: As always, please consult with your physician before using any herbal solution.