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LONG PAPER

(PIPPALI*)


Long pepper (Pipali) is cool in nature, oily, pungent, and bitter and its shape is small. It is stimulant, and cures many disease as-headache, fever, anorexia, constipation, stomachache, liver disease, spermatorrhoea, rheumatism (pain in the joints), jaundice, sciatica pain and backache. Name in different languages:

English        :        Long Pepper

Hindi           :        Pipali, Pipal, Pipari, Mandha

Sanskrit      :        Pipali, Maagadh, Krishana, Kana, Vaidehi

Marathi       :        Pipali         

Gujarati       :        Landy Pipal

Bengali       :        Pipula

Latin           :        Piper Longum

Characteristic:

       Long pepper (Pipali) is cool in nature, oily, pungent, and bitter and its shape is small. It is stimulant, and cures many disease as-headache, fever, anorexia, constipation, stomachache, liver disease, spermatorrhoea, rheumatism (pain in the joints), jaundice, sciatica pain and backache. It normalizes the enlargement of spleen and removes blood disorder, and Vatta-kapha, indigestion. It increases power and urine and clears stomach.