LEEA HIRTA (KAKJANGHA*)
Taste: It is bitter.
Structure: Its plants are found in the forests. Its leaves are long, rough, green and black. Its leaves have tiny pores too.
Nature: Leea hirta is hot in nature.
Leea hirta destroys worms and brings the phlegm out. It heals the wounds up and breaks old constipation. A person gets rid of typhoid and deafness. There are worms in Leea hirta worm which keeps normal vatta, kapha and pitta.
Useful in different diseases:
- Boil half liter juice of leea hirta mixing with 250 ml oil until oil remains only. Filter it and store. Pour this oil in the ears twice a day. This medicine gets rid of deafness.
- Extract the juice of leaves of leea hirta and heat it slightly. Drip this preparation in the ears. Its use gets rid of deafness.
2. Ascites: Grind Leea hirta with asafetida and take it to get rid of ascites.
3. Insomnia: Tie the root of leea hirta plant on the head’s hair. Its use gets rid of insomnia and a person takes deep sleep.