Latin - Kamferia galanga
Hindi - Bach sugandha, Singhool,
Chandra mula, Vilayachi kachoor
Sanskrit - Sugandh bacha, Chandramulika
Marathi - Kpoor kachri
Bengali - Chandramula humul
Kaempferia galanga is stimulant and digests easily. It increases urine and brings the phlegm out. It also ends cough.
Useful in different diseases:
1. Cough and asthma: Put a piece of kaempferia galanga’s root in betel-leaf and give it to the patient to chew. It provides relief in cough and asthma. It also makes the mouth fragrant.