Jungle Cork


JUNGLE CORK TREE (CHILBIL*)

(HOLOPTELEA INTEGRIFOLIA)


 Jungle cork tree is dry, small, pungent and sour in taste and hot in nature. It normalizes tridosa (Vatta, pitta and kapha) and purifies the blood. Its bark is hot and oily in nature.Name in different language:

English      :        Jungle cork tree

Hindi          :       Chilbil, Chirbil, Pathari, Kali pada,

                         Banchilla, Kanju, Dhaman,

                         Villus, Visenda, Lilit

Sanskrit     :       Chitbilb, Karanji, Putikaranj, Udkirya

Marathi      :       Travala, Baboti, Papra

Gujarati     :        Charel, Kanji

Latin          :       Holipatelia, Integrifolia

Qualities:

        Jungle cork tree is dry, small, pungent and sour in taste and hot in nature. It normalizes tridosa (Vatta, pitta and kapha) and purifies the blood. Its bark is hot and oily in nature. It reduces swelling and provides relief from pain.

Use of Jungle cork tree:

     Mostly, it is used to cure many types of diseases as- anorexia, stomachache caused by flatulence, piles, spermatorrhoea, white leprosy, stomach diseases and stomachache, and the skin diseases. It kills stomach worms and eliminates gas from the stomach.