EAST INDIAN GLOBE THISTLE
Name in Different Languages:
Hindi : Gundi, Chhoti gundi, Gorakhmundi, Badi mundi
Sanskrit : Mundi
Bengali : Mundi
Gujarati : Gorakhmundi
Taste: Mundi is sweet.
Structure: It is a type of root which grows on soil. It is a forestry medicine. There are two kinds of its leaves as- small and big.
Nature: It is hot and light in eating.
Quality: Mundi is useful for brain and kills stomach worms, and ends the vagina and anus pain. It is useful for the treatment of dyspepsia, goitre, anuria and dysuria, jaundice, elephantiasis, epilepsy and spleen diseases.
Useful in Different Diseases:
1. Syphilis: Mundi contains chemical so it is useful to end syphilis.
2. Amblyopia (Day blindness):
Take juice of mundi and also drip 1-2 drops in the eyes 2-3 times. It is useful to get relief in amblyopia.
Taking 20-30 ml juice of mundi twice day increases eyesight.
3. Foul Smell the Mouth: Grind mundi’s powder with vinegar. Taking 1-2 grams this mixture in the morning and evening regularly prevents foul smell of the mouth.
4.Rheumatism: Grind mundi and dry ginger each fifty grams and prepare the powder. After that, take 3-3 grams of this powder with lukewarm water twice a day regularly; it reduces swelling of rheumatism.
5.Itching and Scabies: Grind mundi leaves with water and prepare the paste. Applying this paste ends itching.