Ipomoea Aquatica


IPOMOEA AQUATICA

(KALMI SHAAK*)


Ipomoea aquatica is sweet, cool in nature and digest soon. It is sweet.

Name in different languages:

Hindi           -          Kalmishak, Karemu, Karmi, Nari, Nali

Sanskrit      -         Kalmb, Shaknadika, Shatparva, Kalmbi

Marathi       -         Nalichi Bhaji, Kalmbi bhaji

Bengali       -         Kolmishak

Latin            -         Ipomoea aquatica

Colour: Ipomoea aquatica is green.

Taste: It is sweet.

Structure: The plants of ipomoea aquatica grow in the fields.

Quality:

Ipomoea aquatica is sweet, cool in nature and digest soon. Its use enhances milk in the breast and eliminates vatta and kapha. It provides relief in the diseases caused by warmth and blood disorders. Its use ends the worms of the stomach and removes white flecks. Eat saag (cooked green vegetable) of soft leaves and buds of ipomoea aquatica plant. Its use gets rid of blood diarrhoea and checks vatta disorders. Ipomoea aquatica is used to remove the side effects of opium. Its use enhances sperm count.