Hindi - Kasturi Dana, Latakasturi, Mushk Dana
Sanskrit - Lata kasturika, Katuk
English - Musk mallow
Latin - Hibiscus abelmoschus
Marathi - Kasturi bhend, Muskdrana
Gujrati - Kasturi Bhindi, Latakasturi
Bengali - Kalkasturi
Musk mallow is small, spicy, pungent, bitter and slight sweet. Its fruit is bitter, cool in nature and sweet. It eliminates bile and brings the phlegm out. It cures eye diseases and prevents offensive smell from the mouth. It quenches thirst and gets rid of cough and breathing problems.
It is purgative and eliminates stomach gas. It cures anus problems and stimulates to the heart. It is used for the treatment of retention of urine and burning sensation. It prevents sperm with urine and makes the sperm thick.
Useful in different diseases:
2. Dryness of the mouth and tongue: burn the seeds of musk mallow, emit its smoke into the mouth for a little span of time, and then relieve to the smoke out. Its use ends the dryness of the mouth. This medicine heals the wounds up.