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Introduction OF KUMARI (ALOE VERA)
Aloe vera fat leaves contain the clear gel that is 96% water. The other four percent contains 75 known substances including Vitamins A, B, C, and E; calcium; amino acids for protein building; and enzymes used in the digestive system. Aloe vera is called as Kumari in Sanskrit. Kumari refers to a young girl. This mean it is use in diseases of young girls like pimples, menstrual problems and skin problems.
AYURVEDA DETAILS OF KUMARI (ALOE VERA)
BOTANICAL NAME:- ALOE VERA
Kumari, Grihkanya, Ghritkumarika
Acaulescent herbs. Leaves radical, 30-60 cm long, fleshy in rosettes, sessile, glaucuous -green, often crowded with horny prickles on margins, narrowed from base to apex. Flowers yellow or orange, about 2.5 cm long. Capsules 1.5 * 1.0 cm, cylindrical or ellipsoid-oblong.
PART USED:- LEAF
DOSE:- Leaf juice 10 -20 ml, Churna 0.1 - 0.3 gm
Hydroxyantthraquinone – barbaloin (a mixture of aloin, A and, B), Diastereoisomeric 10-c glucoside, Oleoresin, Aglycone aloesone
GUNA (Quality):-Guru, Snigdh, Pichil RASA (Taste):-Tikt VIPAK (Metabolism):-Katu VIRYA (Potency):-Sheet Effect on Tridosha – Balances all the three Doshas.
Ayurveda Parmacological Action
Gulmahara – useful in abdominal tumors Pleehahara – useful in spleen disorders, splenomegaly Yakrut Vruddhihara – useful in hepatitis, hepatomegaly Kapha Jwarahara – useful in fever Granthihara – useful in small tumors, fibroids, lymphadenitis Agnidagdha – useful in treating burn wounds Visphotahara – relieves boils, blisters Raktapittahara – Useful in bleeding disorders such as nasal bleeding, heavy periods, etc Tvak Roga – useful in skin disorders, psoriasis. Vishahara – Anti toxic Vatahara – useful in treating disorders of Vata Dosha imbalance such as constipation, bloating, etc Rasayana – anti aging, causes cell and tissue rejuvenation Pittaja Kasahara – useful in cough and cold of Pitta origin Shwasahara – useful in treatment of asthma and chronic respiratory disorders. Pushpjananoa-improves ovulation chances, it induces menstruation, hence used in treating amenorrhea – absence of periods or decreased bleeding Garbhapatan-induce abortion krumi roga- for treating worm