CASTOR PLANT (ARAND*)
Normally, castor plant is found in all over India. It is also cultivated in fields and sown around fields too. Its plant is 2.4 to 4.5 meters high. Its stem is green, smooth and with small branches. Its leaves are green and separate and divided into 5 to 11 parts like the fingers. Flowers are purple and red, 30 to 60 cm. long and grow on the branches. Its fruits are purple and red mixture, which grow in bunches. Its fruit has three seeds, which cover with hard membrane. Castor plant stem, leaves and branches are covered with dusty cover, which adheres by touching with the help of hand. There are two kinds of castor plant as-first is Red, which stem and leaves are red, and second is White.
Name in different languages:
English - Castor Plant
Hindi - Andi, Arand, Erand
Sanskrit - Arand, Gandharv Hast, Vardhman,
Marathi - Erandi
Gujarati - Erando Divelego
Bengali - Bheranda, Shadarendi
Malayalam - Aman Vakku
Parsian - Ved Anjeer
Arabic - Khirvea
Latin - Ricinus Communits
Taste: Castor is pungent and vapid in taste.
Structure: There are two kinds of castor plant as- first is white and second is red. There are two kinds of it too as- first is Mal castor and second is Versa castor. Versa castor grows in the rainy season and mal castor can alive for fifteen years. Versa castor seeds are small they contain more oil than the Mal castor. Castor oil is helpful to clear the stomach but it can be given to children because it is not harmful for them.
Tree: Castor tree is 2.4 to 4.5 meters high, thin, long and smooth.
Flower: Its flower is red with purple and unisexual.
Fruit: Its fruit are covered with green peel. Each fruit has three seeds.
Seeds: Castor seeds are white smooth.
Nature: It is hot in nature.
Precaution: Castor makes loose to the stomach and generates worms, vomiting and nausea. 20 kernels of castor seeds generate intoxication. Taking over quantity of it causes vomiting. It can generate mystification or senselessness too. It is harmful for the stomach.
Compare: Castor can be compared with purgative croton.
Bad Effects Removal: Sterculia Urens and Mustang remove the bad effects of it.
Note: Taking 5 to 10 ml castor oil with hot milk is useful for the treatment of vagina pain, colic pain, bloody vatta, heart problems, chronic fever, waist pain and constipation pain too. It increases memory power and appetite. It is useful for the charming, healthy body, memory power, long age and also keeps the heart healthy.
Qualities: Castor brings out chronic stool from the stomach and clears the stomach too. It is good for the cool natured persons. It ends rheumatism pain caused by sciatica, dropsy and all the types of vatta disorders. The oil, which made from the leaves, root and seeds of castor, is used in all the types of medicines. The Jyotishi and Tantriks are also used of castor to remove the bad effects of planets.
Castor leaves: Its leaves increase vatta and pitta. It is useful to cure anuria-dysuria, vatta disorders, pitta disorders, and destroys stomach worms.
Castor sprout: Castor sprout cures ulcers, stomachache, cough, destroys stomach worms, etc. diseases.
Castor flowers: Castor flower is useful to cure cough, catarrh, stomachache and other diseases caused by cold. It also brings out phlegm.
Castor oil: Castor oil is useful to cure stomach disorders, ulcer, pimples caused by cold and swelling, waist pain, stomachache, anus pain, etc.
Harmful affects: Castor is a poisonous element, which name is Raisin, so if someone takes fifty seeds of castor or ten grams powder of castor seeds peel, it may be the cause of death after vomiting.
Dosage: 2 to 6 seeds, 5 to 15 ml. oil, 3 to 4 grams leave’s powder, 10 to 20 grams ground root paste and 1 to 3 grams root powder should be taken.
Useful in Different Diseases:
1. Skin diseases:
- Boil 20 grams castor root with 400 ml water until 100 ml water remains then give it to the patient, it provides relief in skin diseases.
- Rubbing castor oil on the affected part is useful to cure all the types of pain caused by cracked skin of the any part of the body.
2. Hair problems: If any child suffers from alopecia or lack of hair or any patient (male or female) suffers from lack of hair of eyelid or eyebrow, castor oil should be rubbed on his affected part at bed time regularly. Using this process grows long, thick and black hair on the baby’s head, male or female’s eyelids and eyebrow within some weeks.
3. Headache: Rubbing the castor oil on the head is useful to end headache. Grind castor root with water and coat in on the forehead, it provides relief in headache too.
4. Burn from Fire: Shuffle castor oil with some lime and apply on affected part. It provides quick relief in wound caused by fire. Shuffle equal quantity of juice of castor leaves and mustard oil together and thereafter apply it on the affected part, it provides relief in inflammation caused by fire.
5. Pyorrhoea: Mix camphor powder with castor oil and rub it on the gums twice a day regularly, it provides relief in pyorrhoea.
6. Penis weakness: Mix powder of castor seeds with castor oil and rub it on the penis regularly, it makes penis strong.
- Giving 1 spoon decoction of castor root to the patient with honey thrice a day regularly is beneficial to get relief in obesity.
- Grind equal quantity of castor leaves, red sandal, leaves of horse radish and five leaved chast together. Boil this mixture and 2 buds of garlic with water to preparation decoction. Foment the throat with the decoction’ steam and gargle with this decoction.
- Mix asafoetida with alkaline of castor leaves and give it to the patient and patient should eat rice on it. Using this process provides relief in obesity.
- Obesity is cured by taking cooked vegetable of castor leaves.
8. Breast milk:
- Take two spoons juice of castor leaves thrice a day for some days regularly to increase breast milk.
- Give 10 grams castor paak to the progeny woman with 20 ml light milk twice a day, it increases breast milk.
- Rubbing castor oil on the mother breast twice or thrice a day regularly is beneficial to increase breast milk in enough quantity.
9. Stomach’s worms of children:
- Give castor oil to the suffered child with lukewarm water or give castor juice with honey; it destroys stomach worms of children.
- Anus worms are destroyed by applying juice of castor leaves on the anus twice or thrice a day regularly.
10. Scorpion poison: To alleviate poison, drip castor juice in the same ear that present on the without affected side body and keep the ear in same position for a long time. Using this process 2-3 times a day alleviates poison effects.
11. Insomnia: Grind fine castor’ sprout and mix it with some milk to prepare a paste. After that, coat this paste around the ear and forehead to end insomnia (sleeplessness).
12. Sinus headache: Make castor oil warm and smell it from the nose that is affected by sinus headache. Use this treatment many times in day; it cures this disease.
13. Vagina pain:
- Grind castor root and dry ginger together and thereafter coat it on the vagina, it ends vagina pain.
- Immerse cotton piece in castor oil and put it in the vagina, it ends vagina pain.
14. Back pain: Mix cow urine with castor oil and apply it on the affected part. It is useful to end back pain, waist pain, shoulders pain, stomachache and feet pain.
15. Children diarrhoea (loose-motions): Mix castor powder and powder of rat’s stool with lemon juice and thereafter coat it on the navel and anus of children. Using this process is useful to stop children loose-motions.
16. Eaten ground lead: If someone has been eaten ground lead, he should take 30 ml castor oil because it provides relief in pain.
17. Headache: Grind castor root with juice of flavieria repanda and give it to the patient to smell, it causes sneezing because of that pain ends.
18. Crack the lips: Applying castor oil on the lips is useful to get relief in cracked lips.
19. Heart problems: Give a decoction of castor root to the patient with impure carbonate of potash to end heart problems and waist pain.
20. Breast swelling (Swelling and pain of the nipples caused by breast milk): The woman, who suffers from breast swelling, should tie poultice of castor leaves on the breast because it provides very relief in nipples swelling and pain.
21. Stomachache and relapsing loose-motions: The patient should take Julab of castor oil. Its Julab is very useful. It does not generate stomachache, light loose-motions and eliminates constipation. If its julab can not cure disease, it does not generate any other disease too. It is useful remedy for small children to old people. Taking this medicine with the decoction of dry ginger reduces smell of castor oil or the patient should gargle with whey after take castor oil because of which indigestion does not occur.
22. Testicles enlargement:
- Mix 2 spoons of castor oil with milk and give it to the patient twice a day, it provides relief in testicles enlargement. The patient should rub castor oil too.
- The patient should take 3 grams gum guggul and 10 ml castor oil with 10 ml castor oil twice a day as well as tie heat leaves of castor on the testicles. Using this process is useful to stop testicles enlargement.
23. Eyes diseases:
- By applying collyrium of castor oil in the eyes water blows from the eyes, so it is called ‘eyes purgative. Dripping two drops of castor oil in the eyes brings out eye dirt from the eyes and ends eye problems too.
- Make a poultice from castor leaves with barley flour and thereafter tie it to the eyes, it ends eyes swelling caused by pitta disorders.
24. Breast problems:
- When the milk does not come out from the breast, tumors occur in the breast, boil 500 grams castor leaves with 20 liters water for an hour. Pour this water on the nipples for 15-20 minutes continue and thereafter rub castor oil on the breast and tie a thin poultice of boiled leaves of castor on the breast. Using this process suppresses the breast tumors and makes the breast milk active.
- Rubbing with castor oil around nipples is useful for cracked nipples.
- Grind castor leaves with vinegar and rub it on the nipples regularly, it makes the nipples tight within some days. Besides it, it smelts breast tumors and increases the breast milk. It ends breast swelling too.
- If any pregnant woman is the victim of jaundice in the first stage of pregnancy, she should take ten ml juice of castor leaves early in the morning for five days regularly. It is useful to cure jaundice and end swelling.
- Mix powder of long pepper with five ml juice castor leave and drip it in nose or its collyrium should be applied in the eyes. Using any process is useful to cure jaundice.
- The person, who suffers from jaundice, should take six ml juice of castor root with 250 ml milk.
- Mix 2 spoons honey with 80 milliliters decoction of castor root and give it to the patient to lick, it cures cough.
- Mix 10-20 ml juice of castor leaves with raw milk of cow and give it to the patient twice a day, it cures jaundice within 3-7 days. The patient should take curd and rice but if the patient suffers from constipation, he should take milk in enough quantity.
- Grind 10 grams castor leaves with 100 ml milk and filter it. Mix 5 grams sugar in this preparation and give it to the patient thrice a day, it provides relief in jaundice.
- Mix castor juice with water of raw coconut and give it to the patient on empty stomach, it cures jaundice.
26. Cough: Mix three ml alkaline of castor leaves with equal quantity of oil and jaggery. Cough is cured by licking this mixture.
27. Stomach diseases:
- Grind middle part (pulp) of castor seeds and boil it with four folds cow milk until it turns into condensed milk (Khoya) then mix two parts sugar in it. After that, give this preparation to the patient for 15 days regularly to eliminate stomach gas.
- If someone suffers from chronic stomachache, squeeze one lemon in 125 ml water and mix castor oil in it. Stomachache is cured within sometimes by giving this preparation to him.
28. Sprue: If the amoebic and blood come out with stool, he should take ten ml castor oil in the first stage of this disease. It reduces amoebic and blood with stool.
29. Appendix: In the beginning of appendix, the patient should take 5-10 ml castor oil regularly because it is an excellent remedy for appendix. The patient becomes save from the medical treatment by its use.
30. Flatulence pain: Grind leaves of the castor and henna together and thereafter coat it on the affected part, it ends flatulence pain.
31. Spleen enlargement: Mix ten grams ash of castor panchang (stem, root, leaf, fruit and flower) with 40 ml cow urine and make the patient drink, it provides relief in spleen enlargement.
- Mix 50 ml juice of Indian aloe with 100 ml decoction of castor leaves and give it to the patient twice a day, it provides relief in piles.
- Mix castor oil with juice of Indian aloe and apply it on the on the piles moles, it provides relief in inflammation.
- If the skin of moles and anus becomes crack, castor oil should be applied on the affected part regularly because it ends above symptoms.
- Massaging the affected part with castor oil regularly cures piles moles, feet ulcer (corns), pimples, moles, splitting and marks. It is also useful to end all the problems of tumours.
- Heat oil of Neem tree and castor oil together and thereafter mix one gram opium and two grams camphor powder in it to prepare ointment (dark paste). After that, apply this paste on the moles to cure them.
- The patient should apply castor oil on the moles regularly. It is useful to remove blind piles within some days.
33. Stomach grease: Grind 20 to 50 grams washed root of green castor and boil it with 200 ml water until it remains 50 ml quantity then put it down. After that, give this decoction to the patient regularly to reduce stomach grease.
34. Delivery pain: To reduce delivery problems, mix 25 ml castor oil in tea or milk and give to the woman after five months of pregnancy at an interval of 15-15 days.
35. Menses problems: Tying warm leaves of castor on the woman belly is useful to make menstrual excretion normal.
36. Kidney pain: Heat ground kernels of castor seed and coat it on the affected part; it provides relief in pain and swelling of the kidney.
37. Blood disorder caused by stomach gas: One should take ten ml castor oil with one glass milk in the condition of this disease.
38. Blood disorders: Boil one kernel of castor seed and 125 ml milk with 250 ml water until it remains only milk then mix ten grams sugar or sugar-candy in it and take this preparation. You should increase 1 kernel everyday till seven days and then one kernel should be decreased until one kernel remains. Using this process is very useful to end blood disorders.
- Giving 100 ml juice of castor leaves to the patient causes vomiting and provides relief in snake or scorpion poison. It is also useful in the condition of opium poison and others types of poisons.
- Grind 20 grams castor fruit and give it to the patient after filtering. It alleviates opium poison.
- The patient should tie warm leaves of castor on the affected part; it is useful to end swelling caused by guineaworms.
- Mix castor root with cow ghee and give it to the patient, it cures guineaworms.
- Mix 20 ml juice of castor leaves with 60 grams ghee and give it to the patient for 3 days regularly because it provides relief in guineaworms.
41. Nerves sore (Wound): Coating soft and ground buds of castor plant on the affected part, it cures nerves sore (wound).
42. Sores caused of more sleep: Rubbing with castor oil is useful to cure sores quickly. Castor oil is very useful for the treatment of vomiting, loose motions and child’s fever.
43. Wound: Apply ground leaves of castor on the affected part, it provides relief in chronic wound and ulcer.
44. Outburst and pain of vatta:
- Coating ground seeds of castor on the affected part is useful to end swelling of the bones joints and rheumatism.
- Castor oil is very useful in disorders caused by vatta. Make a decoction by boiling powder of ten grams castor root and five grams dry ginger with water and thereafter give it to the patient as well as rub castor oil on the affected part. Using this process provides relief in waist pain, joints pain, heart pain and joints pain.
45. Abscess: Mix ground castor root of oil or ghee and heat it. After that, coat this paste on the affected part to cure abscess.
46. Any type of swelling: If someone suffers from any type of swelling and rheumatism, coat oil on castor leaf and tie it on his affected part. It provides relief in any type of swelling.
47. Fever inflammation: Tying washed leaves of castor on the body is beneficial to get relief in inflammation caused by fever.
48. Moles and Warts:
- Coat some lime on the stem of castor leaves and thereafter rub it on the affected part again and again. Using this process removes moles and warts.
- Soak a cloth piece in castor oil and tie it on the affected part, it ends warts and moles.
- If the warts or moles, liver spots or small tumours occur on the whole body, rub castor oil twice or thrice a day on the body, it ends above symptoms slowly. The wounds are cured and mole falls down after becoming loose by applying castor oil.
- Apply 1 to 2 drops of castor oil on the moles with the help of finger twice a day, it provides relief within 1-2 months.
49. Pittaz colic pain: Take fifty ml decoction of liquorices root with 5-10 ml castor oil, it provides relief in pittaj colic pain.
50. Cosmetics: Mix gram-flour with castor oil and rub it on the face, it ends wrinkle and makes the face beautiful.
51. Nails disorders: Sink the nails in light hot oil of castor until some minutes and thereafter rub castor’ oil on it. If the patient can’t do this experiment, he should sink a cotton piece in oil and put it on the nails. Using this process increases the shining of the nails.
52. Snake poison: Grind ten grams castor buds and five grams black pepper together and thereafter mix it with water. After that, give this process to the patient to cause vomiting. It brings out phlegm with vomiting. This process should be used again after sometimes. It brings out poison.
- If bleeding starts because of hurt and wound, apply castor oil on the affected and tie bandage on it. It stops bleeding of any stroke and provides relief in wound.
- Castor oil should be applied on the affected part because it provides relief wound.
- Mix castor oil with neem oil and apply it on the affected part, it provides relief in wound.
54. Marks and spots:
- If someone suffers from moles, warts, spots on the face, ulcer and pimples, he should rub castor oil on the affected twice a day for two months regularly because it ends warts, moles, face acnes and pimples. Soak a bandage in oil and tie it on the moles and tighten.
- Mix gram-flour with castor oil and rub it on the face, it ends wrinkles and cleans the face.
55. Cracked heels: Wash the feet with lukewarm water and apply castor oil on it, it cures cracked heels.
56. Eyes dirtiness (Foreign body in eyes): If the soil, concrete, smoke or fast smell and any thing fall in the eyes, drip one drop of castor oil in the eyes as well as foment the eyes after every 25 minutes of dripping oil. It provides relief in foreign body in the eyes.
57. Colic pain: A gastric tumour, which is found in stomach, is called ‘colic pain’. It increases and decreases by itself. Mix two spoons castor oil with hot milk and give it to the patient; it provides relief in colic pain.
- The rheumatism occurs caused by pressing amoebic in stomach. Castor oil should be taken in the condition of rheumatism to eliminate constipation. Using this process brings out amoebic and provides relief in rheumatism.
- Give one gram myrabalan chebulie to the patient with castor oil to end knee pain.
- Rheumatism is cured by taking 25 ml castor oil on empty stomach twice a day regularly.
- Grind castor seeds with water and heat it. Swelling and pain ends by tying it on the affected part.
59. Intestinal enlargement:
- Mix two spoons castor oil with one cup milk. After that, give it to the patient for one month regularly, it makes intestine normal.
- Heat mixture of country mallow with castor oil and give it to the patient to drink. It is useful to cure surfeited, pain, intestinal enlargement and colic pain.
- Mix powder of colocynth with castor oil or milk and give it to the patient, it will reduce intestinal enlargement definitely.
- Mix 20 ml castor oil with 250 ml hot milk and give it to the patient for one month regularly, it reduces intestinal enlargement caused by vatta.
- Make a decoction by boiling two spoons castor oil and sweet flag root with water and mix 2 spoons castor oil in it. The patient gets relief in intestinal enlargement by taking this medicine.
60. Teeth gritty sound: Many children make gritty sound by the teeth while sleeping at night. In this case, cast castor juice in the child anus because it destroys all the types of worms and abolishes habit of gritty sound.
61. Cataract: Mix thirty ml castor oil with twenty five drops of carbolic acid and drip 2 drops in the eyes twice a day regularly, it cures cataract and eyes whiteness.
62. Stomach disorders: If the patient feels problems while evacuation, mix castor oil with milk and give it to him, it helps in stool clearly.
63. Stye (Bilni): Coating paste of seeds and leaves of castor on the eyes is useful to get relief in this disease.
64. Vatta disorders: This disease is cured by giving 2 spoons of castor oil to the patient with hot milk.
65. Prolapsus Ani (Gudabhrans):
- Fill castor oil in green lead’s bottle and dry it in sunlight till one week. This oil should be applied on the affected part with the help of cotton. It is useful process to cure prolapsus ani.
- Mix half to one spoon of castor oil with light hot milk and give it to the patient according to age at bed time. It is useful to cure constipation, stomach disease and Prolapsus Ani.
66. Baldness (Alopecia):
- Burn turmeric with castor or mustard oil and filter it and mix camphor in it. Rubbing it on the affected part grows new hair.
- Apply ground pulp of castor on the bare head, it grows new hair.
67. Eyelids and eyebrows: Massaging the affected part with castor oil after every one day is useful to grow new hair of eyelid and eyebrows.
68. Drip milk from the breast: Grind castor leaves with water and coat it on the breast twice a day because it provides relief in above symptom.
- Mix ten drops castor oil with water. After that, give it to the patient at bed time, it provides relief in constipation.
- Thirty ml castor oil should be taken with mixed milk of sugar-candy because it provides relief in constipation.
- Mix 2 spoons of castor oil with one cup milk and give it to the patient at bedtime, it eliminates constipation.
- The patient, who suffers from constipation, should take 2-4 drops of castor oil with mother milk.
- Rub castor oil on the stomach, it clears the stomach.
- Mix six ml castor oil with six grams curd and give it to the patient after every half an hour, it ends colic pain for always.
- One should drink twenty ml castor oil with twenty ml ginger juice and drink lukewarm water on it. It ends colic pain.
- Taking castor oil and 2-3 castor buds helps in clearing the stomach.
- Boil 3 spoons of castor oil and one spoon almond rogan with 250 ml hot milk and thereafter give it to the patient before going to bed, it provides relief in constipation.
- Mix one spoon castor oil with milk and give it to the patient before going to bed, it provides relief in constipation.
- Mix thirty drops of castor oil with 250 ml milk. After that, give it to the patient, it eliminates gas from the stomach. This medicine can be given to the baby in 2 small spoons quantity.
- Constipation ends by taking 5 ml castor oil with lukewarm water at bed time.
- Take 2 spoons castor oil at bed time, it eliminates constipation and cleans the stomach by loose motions. This medicine can be taken with hot milk or lukewarm water too.
70. Vomiting and loose motions: Grind ten grams castor root with whey and give it to the patient for drinking, it stops vomiting and loose-motions.
- By eating kernel of castor stone after menses for three days regularly the woman does not become pregnant for one year.
- Peel one seed of castor and swallow it with water (without chew) on empty stomach in the morning after two days of menses consequently, the woman does not become pregnant for one year.
72. Fever: Make a decoction by boiling castor root, tinospora, Runia Cardfolia, red sandal, cedar and mild Himalayan cherry with water. Pregnant should take this decoction because it reduces fever.
73. Uterus swelling:
- Filter juice of castor leaves and soak a cotton piece in it. After that, put this cotton on the uterus mouth for 3-4 days regularly, it ends uterus swelling.
- Mostly, uterus swelling occurs after delivery because of that woman suffers from fever. In this case, soak cotton piece in juice of castor leaves and put it in the vagina. It provides relief in swelling.
74. Impotency: Grind five grams castor seeds, ten grams old jaggery, five grams sesame, five grams cotton-seeds, two grams castus root, two grams gall-nut, two grams mace and two grams pyllitory together and thereafter put it in any clean cloth to prepare packet. Boil this packet with goat milk until it cooks well then make cold. Take this medicine for five days regularly as well as foment the penis with this packet. Using this process is useful to end impotency.
75. Dysentery: Mix one spoon castor oil with hot milk and give it to the patient, it provides relief in dysentery.
76. Deafness: Cook equal quantity of winter cherry, castor root, asparagus gonoclodus and black sesame oil with 200 ml mustard oil. After that, drip this oil in ears to cure deafness.
77. Back pain:
- Grind pulp of castor seeds with milk and give it to the patient, it provides relief in waist pain.
- If someone suffers from waist pain, grind 5 kernels of castor seeds with milk and give it to him.
- Coat oil on castor leaves and tie it on the waist as well as foment the affected part too. Using this process provides relief in pain caused by summer season.
- Make a decoction by boiling castor root and dry ginger with water and thereafter filter it and mix toasted asafetida and black salt in this decoction. This medicine should be taken to end back pain caused by cold air.
- Boil thirty grams ground kernels of castor seeds with 250 ml milk until it turns into condensed milk (Khoya). Fry this preparation with seventy grams ghee and mix seventy grams sugar in it. After that, take three spoons this medicine in the morning regularly to end back pain.
- If the bleeding starts caused by hurt, apply castor oil on the affected and tie bandage on it, it provides relief in strokes.
- Coat sesame oil in castor leaves and heat it. After that, tie it on the affected part to end swelling and pain caused by hurt.
79. Amoebic dysentery: Mix castor oil with light hot milk and give it to the patient at bed time, it cures sprue.
- Eating powder of castor root is useful to increase appetite.
- Mix two spoons castor oil with cow urine or milk and thereafter give it to the patient, it keeps intestines healthy.
81. Leucorrhoea: Taking ash of castor root with milk is useful to get relief in leucorrhoea.
- Put mustard and turmeric on castor leaf and heat it. After that, tie this leaf on affected part with bandage to get relief in sprain.
- Grind 10 grams kernels of castor seeds and 10 grams black sesame with milk then heat it. Sprain is cured by tying it on the affected part.
83. Dropsy: Mix five leaved chast with castor oil and thereafter give it to the patient, it will provide relief in dropsy.
- Mix castor oil with ¼ to 1.80 grams powder of castus root and give it to patient with milk twice a day. It provides relief in joints pain and is also used from outer.
- Mix castor oil with equal quantity of turpentine oil and thereafter rub it on the affected part, it provides relief.
- Take four spoons castor oil, it throws out bile from stomach. Grind five grams small cardamom, ten grams cinnamon and ten grams pepper together and then make the powder. Taking half spoon powder with butter is useful for cold bile.
85. Strong and charming breast: Rub castor oil on the nipples to make them strong, charming and increases size.
86. Stomach worms: Mix juice of castor leaves with asafetida and give it to the patient, it destroys intestinal worms.
87. Disorders caused by vatta:
- Mix castor oil with cow urine and give it to the patient for one month regularly, it ends all the types of vatta disorders.
- Vatta disorders ends by taking 10 grams ash of castor wood with water.
- Grind castor root with ghee or oil then heat it. After that, apply this preparation on the affected part, it cures abscess or ulcers.
88. Breast enlargement: The woman should rub castor oil on the breast because it helps in increasing breast size.
89. Cracked nipple: Rubbing the castor oil on the affected part of breast is beneficial to get relief in cracked nipples.
90. Varicose veins: Mix two spoons castor oil with milk and give it to the patient at night as well as rub it on the affected part. Using this process provides relief in hands varicose veins.
91. Nose disease:
- Grind new and soft leaves of castor plant and mix it with lime properly. After that, take this mixture on the nose piles to cure this disease within some days. (the lime should be Seep or Ghongha)
- Make ash by burning bark of castor tree and give it to the patient to smell, it provides relief in epistaxis.
92. All the types of pain: Make the fine powder by grinding root of castor tree, dry ginger, kantkari, wild eggs plant, citron root, contry borage and trikuta roots together. Boil 20 grams this powder with water to preparation decoction and mix impure carbonate of potash, asafoetida, rock salt and castor oil in it. After that, give this mixture to the patient to end aamaj pain, heart pain, breast pain, penis pain and many types of pain.
93. Nipples tumours: Rub castor oil on the woman breast and tie castor leaves on it too. Using this process ends breast tumours slowly (Tumour, Guilty). It also increases breast size.
- Mix ten ml castor oil with milk and give it to the patient, it provides in pain caused by constipation.
- Grind fine asafetida with castor oil and coat it on the stomach, it provides relief in stomachache.
- Wring castor leaves and extract juice from it. Mix some rock salt in this juice and give it to the patient, it provides relief in stomachache.
- Mix castor oil with impure carbonate of potash and give it to the patient, it ends stomachache (kaphodar).
95. Easy delivery:
- Rubbing the castor oil on the woman navel is useful to make delivery easy.
- Give about 20-25 ml castor oil to the pregnant woman with hot milk before delivery to make the delivery easy.
- Mix 50 ml castor oil with hot milk and give it to the patient while delivery, it reduces pain after increasing.
96. Retention of urine: Give small spoon of castor oil to the suffered children, it helps in urination clearly.
97. Inflammation and itching of vagina: The woman, who suffers from this disease, should take 7-14 ml castor oil with 100-250 ml. milk twice a day.
98. Face shadow: Mix gram-flour with castor oil and apply it on the face, it cleans the face and increases beauty too
99. Corns and Callosities (Ghatta) disorders: This disease is cured by rubbing castor oil on the affected part twice a day. Soak clean cloth in oil and tie it on the affected part. Using this process for 2 months regularly is beneficial to cure above disease.
100. Hands and feet spasm:
- Rubbing castor oil on the hands and feet slowly 2-3 minutes continue. It ends hands and feet spasm caused by cold.
- Boil 25 grams ground peel of castor with 500 ml water until it remains half water then filter it. Mix 125 grams sesame oil in this mixture and boil it again until all water burns. After that, rub this preparation on the hands and feet joints, it provides relief in pain.
101. Burning hands and feet Syndrome:
- Mix thirty ml pure castor oil with 100 ml cow urine and give it to the patient to drink, it ends spasm of the hand and feet.
- Mix castor oil with goat milk and rub it on the hands and feet, it provides relief in burning hand and feet syndrome.
- To end inflammation of the feet soles, grind castor seeds with tinospora and apply it on the affected part.
102. Heart diseases:
- Toast 1-3 grams powder of Terminalia chebula’s pulp (Haritkee) with castor oil and thereafter mix equal quantity of grapes, sugar, Parooshak fruit and honey in it. The person, who suffers heart problems, should take this medicine twice a day regularly.
- Toast twenty grams pulp of Terminalia chebula (Haritkee) with castor oil and thereafter mix ten grams rock salt and one part of fine powder of white cumin seed in it. After that, take 2-6 grams this mixture with 5-10 grams sugar twice a day, it provides relief in heart diseases.
103. Face paralysis: The patient should take 10-20 ml cooked castor oil with hot milk twice a day but if he feels relief while evacuation, this medicine should be given to him once a day. Using this process is useful to cure paralysis and face paralysis. It also increases body strength.
104. Chronic wounds: Grind new and soft leaves of castor with water and thereafter apply it on the affected part, it cures chronic wounds.
- Mix 20 ml castor oil and 20 grams powder of myrabalan chebulie with 250 ml cow urine and thereafter give it to the patient for seven days regularly because it cures elephantiasis.
- Fry small myrabalan with castor oil and make the powder from it after grinding. Elephantiasis is cured by taking six grams this mixture with 100 ml cow urine.
106. Tonsil: Boil castor, mulberry leaves and five leaved chast ten grams each with 400 ml water and thereafter the patient should take its steam, it ends the throat swelling.
107. Ulcers and pimples: Grind equal quantity of castor, staff tree and seeds of barilla together and thereafter mix it with water and make warm. After that, apply this warm mixture on the affected part to get relief in ulcers and pimples.
- Grind castor leaves with whey and rub it on the affected part, it cures all the types of leprosy.
- Grind castor root (which flower is white) on Sunday and give it to the patient in 10 grams quantity with water, it cures white leprosy.
109. Body inflammation: Grind middle part (pulp) of castor seeds and mix it with goat milk. After that, rub this mixture on the feet soles, it is useful to end body inflammation. Castor oil can be rubbed to get relief in inflammation too.
110. Rickets: Rub castor oil on the child stomach and tie leaves of Persian lilac on it. Using this process is useful to cure rickets.
111. Insanity: Give twenty ml castor oil to the patient with milk at bed time to end insanity caused by constipation.
Boil castor root, bengle quince seeds, big wild egg plants and small wild egg plants 6 grams each with 320 ml water until it remains 40 ml water then put it down and filter. Mix some black salt in this mixture and give it to the patient. It provides relief in sciatica.
- Make sweet dish (kheer) by cooking 10 grams kernels of castor seeds with milk and give it to the patient, it provides relief in sciatica, waist pain and rheumatism.
113. Alopecia Favus (Head ringworm): Mix castor oil with equal quantity of coconut oil and thereafter mix neem leaves in it. Wash the head with water and apply this mixture on the head, it provides relief in this disease.
114. Pus in the back part of neck: Paste of soap nut should be coated on the affected part because it provides relief.
115. Penis problems: Mix castor, sesame, caraway, staff tree, Badam rogan, cloves, fish and cinnamon ten grams each together. Rub 2-4 drops of this mixture on the penis and tie betel-leaf on it with yarn. Using this process is useful to end all the types of disorders of the penis.
116. Nerves pain: Mix equal quantity of castor oil and turpentine oil together and thereafter rub it on the affected part, it reduces nerves pain.
117. Body swelling:
- Coat mustard oil on castor leaf and tie it on the affected part, it reduces body swelling.
- Pain and swelling of the keen ends by rubbing light hot oil of castor on the affected part.
- Make the powder by grinding seeds of castor (without peels) and wheat together mix this powder with ghee and boil it with milk. After that, coat this warm mixture on the whole body to end body swelling.
118. Children medicines:
- Rub castor oil on the stomach of suffered child and tie warm leaves of Persian lilac on it. Using this process is useful to cure rickets.
- Mix ground root of red castor with rice water (wash the rice with water) there and coat it on the throat. It is very useful to cure scrofula.
- Mix ground root of castor (which flower is white) with rice water (wash the rice with water) and coat it on the affected part twice a day, it cures goitre.
119. Neck pain: Grind kernels of castor seeds with milk and give it to the patient to drink, it ends pain of the neck and back.