FOX NUT (MAKHANA*)
Name in Different Languages:
Hindi : Makhana
Latin : Ester Kantha Longifolia Nees
Useful in Different Diseases:
1. Stone and Sperm Diseases: Grind 3 to 6 grams seed’s powder of fox nut (makhana) and sugar with milk together to make the mixture and take it thrice a day, it increases sperm count and breaks stone.
2. Anuria and Dysuria: Take 1 to 3 grams fox nut with lukewarm water thrice a day, it cures this disease.
3.Impotence: Chew fox nut with a dish of rice boiled in milk or chew it only, it ends sperm weakness and impotence.
4.Urine Diseases: Take 40 ml decoction of Tal fox nut’s root or eat 2 to 4 grams seeds of it with milk twice a day, it ends swelling and navel diseases.
5.Sperm Diseases: Eating a dish of rice boiled in milk of fox nut increases sperm count.
6. Elephantiasis: Mix ghee, honey, butter, piper, ginger, chilly and rock salt together and give to the patient of elephantiasis, it provides benefit.