Mimusops Hexandra


MIMUSOPS HEXANDRA

(KHIRNI*)


Mimusops hexandra is pungent in taste. Its fruits are sweet in taste and hot in nature. It normalizes vatta, pitta and kapha. It increases appetite and physical strengthName in different languages:

Hindi                -           Khirni, Khinni

Sanskrit            -           Rajadn, Akshirini, Rajnya

Marathi             -           Khirani, Rajan, Rayan

Bengali            -            Akshir Khejur, Akshirni, Rajani

Gujrati              -            Ray raan kokdi

Latin                -            Mimusops hexandra  

Quality:

        Mimusops hexandra is pungent in taste. Its fruits are sweet in taste and hot in nature. It normalizes vatta, pitta and kapha. It increases appetite and physical strength. It is used for the treatment of giddiness, illusion, cough, vomiting, heart problems, fever, swelling and wounds. It checks brain disability and prevents discharging pus. It also prevents discharging sperm count and bleeding.        

Useful in different diseases: 

1. Haemoptysis (Blood disorders caused by bile): Fry leaves of oberyusleaved mimusopsops and leaves of wood apple with ghee then grind them. After that, give this preparation to the patient to blood disorders caused by bile and leucorrhoea.

2. Scorpion poison: Grind seed of oberyusleaved mimusopsops with water and apply it on the bitten part, it alleviates poison.

3. Toothache: Toothache ends by applying milk of oberyusleaved mimusopsops on the molar.

4. Leucorrhoea: Grind equal quantity of oberyusleaved mimusopsops leaves and leaves of wood apple together thereafter boil this mixture with water to prepare a decoction and mix ghee in it. Leucorrhoea is cured by giving this decoction to the suffered woman.

5. Menses problems: Extract juice from leaves of oberyusleaved mimusopsops and give it to the suffered woman because it makes menses normal.

6. Flecks and spots of the face: Grind leaves of oberyusleaved mimusopsops with milk then coat it on the face at night; it ends flecks and spots of the face within some days. It also enhances face glow.

7. Epilepsy: Toast burls of its branches (which appear on the tree) and extract juice from them. Mix honey and long pepper powder in this juice and give it to the patient twice a day. Using this process is useful to cure epilepsy within 1 to 2 months.

8. Amenorrhoea: Grind kernels of oberyusleaved mimusopsops seeds and prepare a packet (potli) equal the neem fruit from it. After that, put this packet in the vagina for some days regularly to make menstrual excretion normal.

9. Diabetes mellitus: This disease is cured by taking oberyusleaved mimusopsops on empty stomach in the morning regularly.