Cock’s Comb


COCK’S COMB (MORSHIKHA*)

CELOSIA CRISTATA


Name in Different Languages:

English        :        Cock’s comb

Hindi            :        Morshikha, Morpankhee, Lalmurga

Sanskrit       :        Mayurshikha, Kekishikha

Marathi        :        Mayurshikha

Gujarati       :        Morshikha

Bengali       :        Lal Murga, Haldimurga

Kashmiri     :        Mawel

Kannada     :        Horeyasusuva

Telugu          :        Mayurshikhiyalekshup Visheshmu

Punjabi        :        Mabal

Parsian       :        Asnane, Aslaan

Latin            :        Celosia Cristata

Qualities:

Cock’s comb is cool in nature, light, pungent, bitter and juicy. It ends Pitta and Kapha disorders and diarrhea. It is digestive too. It also cures anuria and dysuria (urine pain) and ends weakness.