Ashoka Leaf benefits-
Found in every Indian household garden, The ashoka plant is a miraculous plant, extremely beneficial in betterment of women health. Literally meaning ” The plant that takes away sorrows”, This plant is also featured in the hindu epic “Ramayana”, in which Goddess Sita was put in the ‘Ashoka Vatika’ after Ravana abducted her, in order to subside her sorrow.
Uses of Ashoka Plant –
This plant greatly helps with feminine health problems like –
1. Excessive flow during menstruation
6. Excessive white discharge or Ovulation
The correct way to consume this plant-
To bring out its best benefits The Ashoka plant’s leaves are to be boiled for a few minutes and to consume within form of a tea, to help balance one’s menstrual cycle and to control flow of blood. It’s bark is also very beneficial in curing various problems. In case of people with deficiency of platelets in blood, it does not clot in wounds to stop blood flow, thus, putting a paste Of Ashoka leaves on the wound, can heal it quickly and help the blood clot.
Ayurveda also acknowledges this plant and prescribes a medicine called – Ashokarishta, a remedy prepared mainly from Ashoka plant, to all women suffering from various diseases, however should be consumed under an expert’s supervision.
This miraculous plant has many advantages and should be consumed as adviced to obtain it’s best benefits. For further queries, you can contact us.
Dr. Monika Sachin Agrawal
Yoga Health Care Centre
written by KASHVEE Agrawal