Land Caltrops


LAND CALTROPS

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Land caltrops plant is found in the all states of India. This plant spreads upon the earth which is found every where.Introduction:

       Land caltrops plant is found in the all states of India. This plant spreads upon the earth which is found every where. Its plant grows in the forest and near of field in the begging of rainy season. There are two kinds of caltrop as- big and small but both the qualities are equal. Its branches are about 90 centimeters long and leaves are like gram leaves. Its branch is hairy and has burls. Its flowers are yellow which grow in the winter season. Its thorns are sharp like knife, so it is called gouchhur. Its seeds are used for making fragrant oil. Its root is 10-15 centimeters high, soft, silky and brown like the root of sugarcane.

Big and small land caltrops:

       Small land caltrops leaves are small like gram leaves. Its flowers are yellow and it spreads on the earth like archway. Plant of big land caltrops is small and protuberance.

Name in different languages:

English           :        Land caltrops

Hindi              :        Goukhru

Sanskrit          :        Gouchhur

Marathi           :        Srate

Gujarat           :        Giukhru

Punjabi           :        Bhakhara

Parsian          :        Khorkhasak

Arabic            :        Hasak

Telugu            :        Pannerumullu

Tamil              :        Nerunaji

Kannada        :        Sannaneggulu

Bengali          :        Ghoukhru

Latin              :        Tribulas terestris

Big land caltrops

Color: Land caltrops is green and yellow.

Taste: It is pungent.

Structure: There are two kinds of land caltrops. Flowers of both land caltrops are yellow and white. Its leaves color is white. Its fruit has thorns on four corners. Tree of small land caltrops is fitted with an umbrella (chhataridar). Its leaves are like gram leaves. Its fruit has six thorns.

Nature Land caltrops is hot in nature.

Precaution: Taking over quantity of land caltrops may be harmful for hot natured person and the kidney and spleen. It increases many types of phlegm disease.

Compare: It can be compared with seeds of cucumber (Kakri) and cucumber (Kheera).

Quantity: 3-6 grams powder of land caltrops fruit can be taken 2-3 times in a day. 50-100 milliliters decoction of land caltrop can be taken.

Qualities:

Land caltrops is tasty and makes menstrual exertion. It increases body strength, sperm count and appetite. It is useful for the treatment of abdomen swelling, anuria-dysuria, urinary problems, stone, inflammation, Spermatorrhoea, asthma, cough, heart problems and piles. It normalizes tridosa (vatta, pitta and kapha). Taking it helps to discharge urine properly. It breaks stone and makes the nature normal.

            Land caltrop is useful to cure all the diseases of kidney. It also increases urine quantity and brings out stone after breaking within some weeks.       

            According to Ayurveda- Land caltrops is sweet, greasy, cool in nature, nutritive and tasty. It is useful for the treatment of vatta, bile disorders, urinary problems, anuria-dysuria, stone and stomach diseases. It increases the body strength, appetite and sperm count. Taking it generates stimulation in the penis and provides relief from pain. It can cure gonorrhoea, leucorrhoea, asthma, cough and piles. It also cures sterility, swelling of prostate glands, heart problems and purifies the uterus.

According to Unani: Land caltrops is hot and dry in nature. It cures urinary bladder and stone of the lungs. It is useful for the treatment of retention of urine, gonorrhoea, Spermatorrhoea and impotency.

Scientist according: After the chemical searching of land caltrop, it is found that its leaves contain 7% protein, 5% ash and 78% water. Besides it, its leaves also contain calcium, fasforas, iron and vitamin-C in less quantity. Its fruit contains 1% quantity of helcolyd. Its fruit also contains racin, tannin, ristroal, glycoside, sugar, nitrates, avapsheel oil and fragrant oil. Its plant contains harman and seed contains harmin named alcolyd. Its seeds contain fasforas and nitrogen in enough quantity.

Land caltrops vegetable:

Color: Vegetable of land caltrops is green.

Taste: Its vegetable is vapid.

Structure: Its vegetable is very famous.

Nature: Its vegetable is dry.

Precaution: Taking over quantity of land caltrops may be harmful for the spleen.

Removing bad effect: Salt removes the bad effect of vegetable of land caltrops.

Compare: Vegetable of land caltrops can be compared by culfa’s vegetable.

Qualities:

Vegetable of land caltrops keeps health normal. It increases blood in the body and ends blood disorders. It ends retention of urine and makes menstrual excretion normal. It is useful for gonorrhoea and anuria-dysuria.

Useful in different diseases:

1. Stone:

  • Mix one spoon fine powder of land caltrops seeds with honey. After that, take this mixture with one cup of nanny goat milk thrice a day for one week regularly. It brings out stone with urine after breaking.
  • Taking one spoon powder of land caltrops panchang (Axis, root, leaves, fruit and flower) with cow milk thrice a day regularly breaks stone.
  • Take 5 grams powder of land caltrops fruit with honey twice a day after that drink milk of cow or sheep, it brings stone out after breaking.
  • Take 3-6 grams powder of small land caltrops with honey twice a day and drink nanny goat milk for seven days, it breaks stone.
  • Mix 0.24-1.20 grams nitre with a decoction of land caltrop and take it twice a day, it provides relief in stone.
  • Mix powder of and caltrops seeds with honey and take it with sheep milk, it brings out stone after breaking.

2. Sperm disorders: Taking 7-14 milliliter fresh juice of fruit or 14-28 milliliter decoction of dried fruit of land caltrops with cow milk twice a day provides relief in sperm disorders.

3. Disturbance in blood caused by bile:

  • Taking 100-200 milliliters juice of land caltrops fruit twice a day is useful to get relief in this disease.
  • Boil 20 grams land caltrops and asparagus gonoclodus with 160 ml milk until remains only milk then filter it and take this preparation, it provides relief in this disease.

4. Anuria-dysuria:

  • Taking 14-28 milliliters decoction of land caltrops fruits twice a day is useful to cure anuria-dysuria.
  • Mix 20 ml decoction of land caltrops bark with 125 milligrams impure carbonate of soda and take it 2-3 times in a day, it cures anuria-dysuria.
  • Mix one spoon honey with 20 ml decoction of land caltrops panchang (stem, flower, leaves, root and fruit) and take it twice a day, it provides relief in anuria-dysuria.
  • Make a decoction by boiling equal quantity of leave and fruit of land caltrops and filter it and take half cup this decoction thrice a day, it cures anuria-dysuria.
  • Immerse 100 grams panchang (stem, root, leaves, fruit and flower) of land caltrops with 500 ml water for two hours. Crush this mixture with this water and filter it and take this preparation thrice a day, it provides relief in anuria-dysuria.
  • Boil well 10-15 grams root of land caltrops and 10-25 ml rice with water. Giving this preparation to the patient is useful to cure anuria-dysuria.
  • Mix two grams powder of caltrops, 2-3 black peppers and 10 grams sugar candy together. Anuria-dysuria is cures by taking this mixture thrice a day.

5. Impotency:

  • Mix one spoon powder of land caltrops fruit with black sesame and take it with honey thrice a day for some weeks regularly, it provides relief in impotency caused by hand-practice.
  • Boil equal quantity of land caltrops powder and sesame with goat milk after that mix honey in it. Impotency is ended by taking this preparation.
  • Make the powder grinding 150 grams land caltrops and filter it and lick 5 grams this powder this powder with honey twice a day, it ends impotency.
  • Make the powder by grinding land caltrops, long leved barlaria, asparagus gonoclodos, kernel of counge seeds, big country mallow and sida spinosa 100 grams each together and take 6-10 grams quantity of this powder with hot milk at night for 60 days regularly. It makes sperm count thick and cures impotency.
  • Make the powder by grinding equal quantity of land caltrops, counch seeds, chlorophytum arundinaceum, root of silk cotton tree, Indian gooseberry, tinospora syrup and sugar together and take 10 grams of this powder with milk, it ends impotency and sperm deficiency.
  • Mix 25 grams powder of big land caltrops fruit with 250 ml boiled water and take some quantity of this mixture time, it increases sexual power.
  • Mix two spoons powder of big land caltrops fruit and sugar with ghee and take this mixture with mixed milk of sugar candy. It increases sexual power.
  • Grind big land caltrops and sesame 14 grams each together. Boil this mixture with one kg cow milk and prepare khoya from it. After that, take this khoya with 250 ml cow milk for 40 days regularly, it ends impotency.

6. Spermatorrhoea: Mix equal quantity of powder of land caltrops fruits and sugar candy together and take it twice a day, it cures spermatorrhoea.

7. Night fall: Mix one spoon powder of land caltrops fruit and sugar candy with ghee. After that, take this mixture twice a day for one week regularly, it ends night fall.

8. Sexual power:

  • Make a decoction by boiling 1 spoon powder of land caltrops and one spoon powder of country mallow with one cup of water then filter it. Taking this decoction regularly is useful to cure early ejaculation and increases sexual power.
  • Make the powder by grinding land caltrops, long leved barlaria, asparagus gonoclodos, big country mallow, sida spinosa, winter cherry, counch seeds and liquorice in equal. Boil this mixture with milk on light fire. Mix this preparation with equal quantity of ghee and prepare sweetmeats from it. After that, take these sweetmeat regularly, it increases sexual power.

9. Infection: Take 3 spoons powder of land caltrops fruit with 1 spoon honey and 1 spoon ghee twice a day, it provides relief in the infection of reproductive organs of the women.

10. Headache: Taking 10-20 ml decoction of land caltrops bark twice a day is useful to end headache caused by bile.

11. Asthma (Breathing problems):

  • Take two grams powder of morrow of land caltrops fruit with 2-3 dried figs thrice a day for some days regularly, it cures asthma.
  • Make the fine powder by grinding 2 spoon land caltrops and 2 spoons winter cherry together. Lick this powder with honey and drink 250 ml milk twice a day; it cures asthma (breathing problems), cough and the body weakness within some days.

12. Digestive power: Mix 5 grams powder of long peppers with 100 ml decoction of land caltrops. After that, take some quantity of this mixture 2-3 times in a day regularly, it ends weakness of the digestion system.

13. Diarrhoea (Loose motion): Taking morrow of land caltrops fruit with 1000 ml whey twice a day is useful to get relief in diarrhoea and normal loose motion.

14. Sterility:

  • Give 10-20 grams powder land caltrops fruit to the woman regularly; it ends sterility within some days.
  • Make the powder by grinding equal quantity of land caltrops and sesame. After that, take 4-8 grams this powder with goat milk twice a day, it purifies the uterus and ends sterility.

15. Uterus pain: Grind 5 grams land caltrops fruit, 5 grams black dry grapes and 2 grams liquorice together. After that, take this mixture twice a day, it provides relief from the uterus pain caused by after abortion.

16. Fever:

  • Boil 15 grams bark of land caltrops with 250 ml water until it remains 1/4 water then filter it. After that, take this decoction four times in a day, it cures fever.
  • Taking 2 grams powder of land caltrops bark is useful to cure relapsing fever.

17. Diabetes mellitus:

  • Make a decoction by boiling land caltrops, ipomoea digitata and Indian gooseberry with water. Mix sugar candy in this decoction and take it, it will provide relief in diabetes mellitus.
  • Taking panchang (axis, root, leaves, fruit and flower) of land caltrops with honey or sugar candy is useful to cure diabetes mellitus.

18. Hand-practice:

  • Make the powder by grinding small land caltrops and sesame together. After that, take 4-8 grams this powder with mixed milk of sugar candy twice a day, it cures diseases caused by hand-practice. It also ends impotency caused by hand-practice.
  • Make the powder by grinding equal quantity of land caltrops fruit and sesame together. After that, take 3-6 grams this powder with goat milk, it cures diseases caused by hand-practice.

19. Sperm with urine: Mix sugar candy and honey with decoction of panchang (stem, root, leaves, fruit and flower) of land caltrops. After that, this preparation, it ends urinary problems and gonorrhoea.

20. Skin diseases: Grind kernel of land caltrops seeds with water and apply it on the skin, it provides relief in the skin diseases.

21. Hair problems:

  • Grind 10 grams land caltrops with 10 grams sesame flower and mix cow milk in it. After that, apply this mixture in the hair, it makes the hair long and strong.
  • Mix equal quantity of land caltrops, sesame flower, ghee and honey together. After that, apply this mixture on the head, it cures alopecia.

22. Cough: Taking powder of small land caltrops twice a day is useful to cure cough.

23. Overeating: Make a decoction by boiling panchang (stem, root, leaves, fruit and flower) of big land caltrops with water there after give it to the patient twice a day. Using this process is useful to cure the disease.

24. Dysmenorrhoea: Make a decoction by boiling 15 grams land caltrops with 250 ml water and mix 1 gram powder hen bane seed and 0.6 grams eatable soda in it. Dysmenorrhoea is cured by taking this preparation.

25. Metrorrhoea: Make the powder by grinding land caltrops, papariya, sterculia urens and gum together then filter it from cloth. After that, take 5-10 grams this powder with goat milk, it provides relief in metrorrhoea.

26. Liver enlargement: Take 60-80 ml decoction of panchang (stem, root, leaves, fruit and flower) of big land caltrops twice a day, it provides relief in the liver enlargement.

27. Disorders of pregnancy in fourth month: Grind land caltrops, solanum indicum, blue lotus and pauonia odorata together. Mix this mixture with milk and give it to the patient, it ends disorders of the uterus. 

28. Joints pain (Rheumatism):

  • Make a decoction by boiling 50 grams land caltrops fruit and 50 grams dry ginger with 500 ml water. After that, give this decoction to the patient. It provides relief from pain of the hand and foot.
  • Taking 10 grams powder of land caltrops leaves with mixed milk of sugar is useful to get relief in rheumatism.
  • Taking 3 grams powder of land caltrops with water or hot milk is beneficial to get relief in rheumatism.
  • Boil 1 spoon powder of land caltrops and 1 gram dry ginger with one cup of water for sometime then drink it after filtering. Using this process twice a day for one week regularly provides relief in rheumatism.

29. Heart problems:

  • Taking powder of small land caltrops twice a day is beneficial to get relief in the disorders and inner swelling of the heart.
  • Make a decoction by boiling land caltrops, useer root, madder root, bala, eragrostis cynosuroides, rohittrusn and ghee with water. After that, take 20-24 ml this decoction with 200-250 milliliters milk twice a day, it cures many diseases of the heart.

30. Sciatica: Make a decoction by boiling land caltrops, castor root, barbering, camel’s thistle and root of wild egg plant with water. Mix castor oil in this decoction and take it, it cures sciatica.

31. Body swelling:

  • Boil 50 grams land caltrops with 400 ml water until remains 50 ml water quantity then mix 1 gram shilajit in this decoction. After that, give this decoction to the patient, it cures the body swelling.
  • Make a paste by grinding panchang (root, stem, leaves, fruit and flower) of land caltrops and heat it. After that, apply this hot paste on the affected part, it ends the swelling of the body.