Indigofera Tinctoria


INDIGOFERA TINCTORIA

(NEEL*)


Indigo ends pain and cures heart diseases. It destroys worms and increases urine quantity. It decreases swelling and keeps blood circulation normal.Names in Different Languages:

English      :       Indigo

Hindi         :       Neel, Leel

Sanskrit    :        Nilini, Neeli, Ranjani, Tuttha,

                        Gramin, Neelpushpa, Shardi

Marathi     :        Neeli Pedya, Kuyare Jhhand, Gushthi

Gujarati     :       Gali

Bengali     :        Neem

Latin          :       Indigofera Tinctoria

Qualities:

         Indigo is small, dry and pungent. Its fruit is bitter. Indigo is hot natured and ends Kapha and Pitta disorders. It creates loose-motions and excites liver. It is excitable. It ends pain and cures heart diseases. It destroys worms and increases urine quantity. It decreases swelling and keeps blood circulation normal. It is useful to cure wounds and blackens or increases the hair. It cures old fever and ends poison. It cures stomach diseases, senselessness and brain weakness. It removes nausea and breaks constipation.  Its use ends joint pain, dropsy, liver and spleen enlargement, pain, rheumatism, blood disorders and gas disorders. It is also useful for urine problems, swelling of trachea and lungs and other diseases.