Oval Leaved Rose Way


OVAL LEAVED ROSE WAY

(INDRJAU*)


Introduction:

           Oval leaved rose way is a savage plant, which is 5-10 feet high. Its leaves are long like almond leaves. Mostly, its leaves are used in the Konkad of Maharastra. Its flowers are used to prepare vegetable. Its pods are long and slim, which are used to make vegetables and pickles. The seed which comes out from its bud like barley is called oval leaved rose way. It is harmful for headache and normal natured person. Coriander is mixed in it to remove the side-effects of oval leaved rose way. It can be compared with nutmeg. Its flowers are bitter too. It is used to make a dish. There are two kinds of its plant as- Black and White.

Black oval leaved rose way:

  • Tree of black oval leaved rose way is high.
  • Its leaves are light black.
  • Buds of black oval leaved rose way is big than the buds of white oval leaved rose way.
  • Black oval leaved rose way is very hot in nature.
  • It is useful for the treatment of piles, skin diseases, inflammation, fever, diarrhoea, leprosy, blood diseases and stomachache. It also brings phlegm out. Both black and white oval leaved rose way have equal qualities.

White oval leaved rose way:

  • White oval leaved rose way tree is small than black oval leaved rose way tree.
  • Its leaves are light white.
  • Its buds are small. 
  • It is light hot in nature.
  • It is bitter, pungent, vapid and digestible. It increases appetite.

Name in different languages:

English          :        Oval leaved rose way

Hindi              :        Indra Jau, Kuda

Sanskrit        :        Kutaj

Bengali         :        Indrajav

Gujarati         :        Indrajav

Telugu            :        Codishchanttu, Kutjamu, Ankel, Changalkushat

Tamil              :        Veppale

Kannada       :        Kod sigeyabeej, Kod murkan beej

Parsian         :        Jaban kunchisk

Arabic           :        Tiraj

Latin              :         Holarheena antidysentrica

Useful in different diseases:

1. Jaundice: Drinking juice of the seeds of black oval leaved rose way regularly 3 days is useful in jaundice.

2. Old fever: Make a decoction by boiling bark of oval leaved rose way tree and tinospora with water and take or soak the bark of oval leaved rose way in water at overnight and filter this mixture in the next morning and take. It cures chronic fever.

3. Cholera: Grind root of oval leaved rose way and castor with whey water then mix some asafoetida in it and take, it provides relief in cholera.

4. Stomach spasm: Heat seeds of oval leaved rose way and soak it in water. Taking it cures spasm of the stomach.

5. Loose motions of children: Grind root of oval leaved rose way with whey and mix some asafoetida in it. After that, give it to children. It prevents loose motions.

6. Stone:

  • Take powder of oval leaved rose way and sal-ammonic with milk or rice water (wash rice with water), it brings stone out after breaking.
  • Grind bark of oval leaved rose way with curd and take, it breaks stone.

7. Ulcer and pimples: Grind bark of oval leaved rose way and rock salt with cow urine. After that, apply it on affected part, it cures ulcer and pimples.

8. Otorrhoea: Make the powder by grinding bark of oval leaved rose way and filter it from cloth. Spray this powder and drop juice of makhamali in the ears, it cures otorrhoea.

9. Pain: Taking powder of oval leaved rose way with lukewarm water provides relief from pain.

10. Vatta pain: Mix rock salt and toasted asafoetida with decoction of oval leaved rose way and take, it provides relief from pain caused by vatta.

11. Vatta fever: Mix fine powder of 10 grams bark of oval leaved rose way with 50 ml water and filter it and take, it cures fever caused by vatta.

12. Dropsy: Grind root of oval leaved rose way with water and take for 14-21 days regularly, it ends dropsy.

13. Loose motions in fever: Make a decoction by boiling 10 grams oval leaved rose way with some water thereafter mix honey in it and take, it cures all the types of fast fever.

14. Contraceptive: Make the powder by grinding oval leaved rose way, suvasupari, cubeb and dry ginger 10 grams each together. Filter this powder and mix 20 grams sugar in it. After that, take 5 grams this preparation twice a day for three days regularly after menstrual excretion embryo. Consequently, it ends conceive for three years.

15. Mouth blisters: Make the powder by grinding 10 grams oval leaved rose way with 10 grams black cumin seeds and filter it. After that, apply it on blisters twice a day regularly, it cures the blisters of the mouth.

16. Loose motions:

  • Taking 3 grams powder of oval leaved rose way with cold water thrice a day is useful to prevent diarrhoea.
  • Taking juice of bark of oval leaved rose way is useful.
  • Grind root of oval leaved rose way with whey water (the water which comes out from whey) and mix some asafoetida in it. Now, give it to children, it prevents loose motions. 
  • Make the powder by grinding equal quantity of bark of root of oval leaved rose way and Indian atees together. After that, lick 2 grams this powder with honey 3-4 times in a day, it prevents loose motions.
  • Boil apart 40 grams bark of root of oval leaved rose way with 320 ml water and 40 grams pomegranate peels with 320 ml water until it remains some water then filter it. Mix both together and boil it again, when it turns in dark decoction then put it down. Taking 8 grams this decoction with whey is useful to get relief in diarrhoea.

17. Piles: Grind bitter oval leaved rose way with water and prepare tablets (equal of plum) from it. After that, take two tablets with cold water at bed time, it cures piles.

18. Amoebic dysentery: Grind 50 grams bark of oval leaved rose way and prepare 10 dosages from it. After that, take one dosage with curd of cow milk in the morning, it provides relief in amoebic dysentery. These dosages can be taken with curd-rice during appetite.

19. Indigestion: Taking 2 grams powder of oval leaved rose way is useful to end stomachache and indigestion.

20. Bile fever: Make a decoction by boiling equal quantity of oval leaved rose way, common fumitory, coriander, trichosanthes dioica and neem bark with water. After that, take this decoction, it ends bile and brings phlegm out. This decoction can be taken with sugar candy and honey; it cures fever caused by bile.

21. Dropsy: Grind oval leaved rose way, borax, asafoetida, shank ash each 4 grams and 6 grams small peppers with cow urine and take; it cures dropsy and all the diseases of the stomach.

22. Stomach worms: Taking one gram filtered powder of oval leaved rose way twice a day is useful to kill stomach worms and brings out with stool.

23. Leprosy: Grind oval leaved rose way and mix cow urine in it. Leprosy and white flex are ended by applying this paste on the affected part.

24. Penis size: Grind 7 grams oval leaved rose way with buffalo milk and heat it. Apply it on the penis and tie cloth on it at overnight. In the next morning, wash the penis with lukewarm water; it makes the penis strong and long.

25. Chicken pox: Grind oval leaved rose way with rice water and apply it on the body, it cures pimples of the chicken pox.