Radish


RADISH (MOOLI*)

BRASSICACEAE, RAPBANUS SATIVUS


The radish is cultivated in all over India. It also grows in the soil as carrot in tuber-root. There are two kinds of radish as big and small. Big is white and small is red. Introduction:

      The radish is cultivated in all over India. It also grows in the soil as carrot in tuber-root. There are two kinds of radish as big and small. Big is white and small is red. It has also another kind, which is round. Radish is eatable in October and November. It is eaten in raw form. Radish and its leaves are used to cook vegetable. Its leaves are also used to prepare tarkari after mixing with gram-flour. The oil is separated from the radish seeds. Radish oil is heavy than water and without color. If someone takes raw radish while eating food, appetite increases. Cut radish into round pieces and spray some salt on these pieces and take with chapatti in the morning, it provides benefit.

Name in different languages:

Hindi                  :        Mulee, Moola

Sanskrit              :       Chanakyamulak, bhumikchhar, dirghkanda

Gujarati              :        Moola

Marathi               :        Muda

Bengali               :        Moola

Punjabi               :        Mooli

Arabic                :        Fajahalhujal

English               :        Radish

Kulnaam             :        Bresisicouse

Scientist name    :        Rapbenus sativas lee

Color: It is white in color.

Taste: It is pungent in taste.

Structure: It grows in soil as carrot in tuber-root form. Its leaves are like leaves of new mustard, flowers are like flowers of white mustard and fruits are also like mustard fruit but some big than mustard fruit. Its seeds are big than mustard.

Element Quantity Element Quantity
Protein 0.7 percent Other minerals-element 0.6 percent
Fat 0.1 percent Calcium 35 mg
Carbohydrate 3.4 percent Phosphorus 2.2 mg
Water 94.4 percent Iron 0.4 mg / 100 grams
Vitamin-B comp In enough quantity Vitamin-C 15 mg /10 grams
Fiber 0.8 percent    

Nature: Radish is cold and warm in nature. Its seeds contain fly oil. Tuber-root contains 0.1 mg grams /100 grams arsenic.  Radish and seeds contain fly oil too. According to Scientists searching, radish contains protein, carbohydrate, calcium, phosphorous and iron. It contains vitamin ‘A’ and ‘B’, potassium and less quantity of copper too.

The elements, which are found in radish: 

Precaution: By taking radish on empty stomach inflammation occur in the chest and bile is excited. It should not be taken in winter seasons and at night because it is harmful. Someone should not drink milk after taking radish.

Quality:

Radish is useful for the spleen disorders patient. In the winter seasons, it is nutritive and digestive and stimulant. Taking radish leaves and its juice is beneficial. Radish is useful in the condition of anorexia, indigestion, surfeited, menses problems, chronic spermatorrhoea, anuria-dysuria, stone, hiccups, swelling, indigestion; fever caused by vatta and kapha and breathing problems (asthma) etc. diseases. Cooked vegetable of radish should be taken regularly in the condition of chronic constipation. Radish is also useful to cure fever, asthma, nose disorders, throat diseases, eyes disease, tuberculosis, cough, navel pain and blood disorders. It eliminates gas from the stomach and normalizes vatta, pitta and kapha. In addition, it is also useful to cure pimples, piles and all the types of swelling and kills stomach worms too.

Useful in different diseases:

1. Anuria-dysuria: This disease is cured by taking half glass juice of radish.

2. Retention of urine: If the patient suffers from retention of urine caused by kidneys disorders, he should drink 50 ml juice of radish regularly because it increases urine quantity.

3. Stomachache:

  • Mix salt and chilly powder with one cup of radish juice thereafter give it to the patient for drinking, it clears the stomach and ends stomachache too.
  • Mix salt (according to need) and powder of 3-4 black peppers with about ¼ parts juice of radish thereafter give it to the patient 3-4 times. Using this process provides relief in stomachache.
  • Make the powder by grinding 10 ml radish juice, 10 grams impure carbonate of potash, 50 grams hingvashtak powder, 50 grams soda carbonate, 2 grams sal-ammonic and 10 grams tartri together. All the types of stomachache end by taking 3 grams this powder with water.
  • Make the powder by grinding 20 grams borax flower, 20 grams sal-ammonic thikri, 20 grams five types of salt, 10 grams lead-wort root, 10 grams toasted asafoetida, 10 grams pepper root, 10 grams dry ginger, 10 grams black peppers, 10 grams pepper, 10 grams toasted cumin seed, 10 grams caraway, 10 grams iron ash and 150 grams jiggery together thereafter mix it with juice of radish, aloe-vera and ginger. Fill this mixture in a pot and put it in sun light after closing pot for 15 days. After that, filter this mixture and fill it in a bottle. According to need, mix 6-10 grams this mixture with about 30 ml water and give it to the patient after meals. Using this process is useful to cure jaundice, indigestion, anorexia, surfeited, constipation and stomachache etc. diseases. If any woman suffers from dysmenorrhoea or irregular time of menses, she should take 2 tsp. this medicine twice a day for 3 weeks regularly because it makes menses normal.
  • Mix powder of black peppers and a pinch of black salt with radish juice thereafter give it to the patient, it provides relief in stomachache.
  • Mix black salt or rock salt with radish juice and take it to cure stomachache.
  • Mix radish ash, juice of bitter-gourd, juice of sande root and gadtumba juice 10 grams each together then store it. Giving 3 grams this medicine to the patient regularly is useful to cure jaundice, diabetes, stomachache, stone, colic pain of the women (stomach gas of the women), obesity (fatness), colic pain (blocked gas in the stomach due to constipation) and anorexia etc. diseases.
  • Stomachache ends by taking 20-40 ml juice of radish leaves twice a day.
  • Mix lemon juice and rock salt with radish juice thereafter give it to the patient; it ends stomachache and gas disorders.

4. Hiccups:

  • The patient should take radish juice or he should take 50-100 ml decoction of dried radish after every one hour.
  • Chew soft leaves of radish and suck its juice, it prevents hiccups quick. Hiccups are prevented by taking warm juice of radish.

5. Diabetes:

  • Diabetes is controlled by taking radish or radish juice.
  • The patient, who suffers from diabetes, should take juice of half radish at noon because it provides relief.

6. Jaundice:

  • Taking one raw radish empty stomach in the morning regularly is useful to cure jaundice within some days.
  • Mix 30 grams sugar with 125 ml juice of radish leaves and give it to the patient in the morning regularly; it provides relief in jaundice quick and cures jaundice within one week.
  • Radish contains vitamin ‘C’, iron, calcium, sodium, magnesium and chlorine etc. many minerals, which make fit activity of the liver. Therefore, drinking 100-150 ml juice of radish with jiggery 3-4 times in a day provides relief in jaundice.
  • Boil 10-15 ml radish juice until one seething then put it down and mix 25 grams loaf sugar or sugar candy in this preparation. Give this medicine to the patient with it radish and cooked vegetable of radish should be given to the patient too. Using this process is useful to cure jaundice.
  • Jaundice is cured by taking radish pickle, which is prepared in vinegar.
  • Give about half to one gram mandur ash and about ¼ grams iron ash to the patient with honey for licking thereafter give 100 ml radish juice to the patient after mixing with sugar. Using this process twice a day for 15-20 days regularly is useful to cure jaundice.
  • Grind fresh leaves of radish with water and boil it. The foam comes out from this mixture while boiling thereafter filter it, and give to the patient thrice a day to cure jaundice.
  • Squeeze juice of radish leaves with leaves and give it to the patient in 20 ml quantity regularly. It provides relief in jaundice.
  • Jaundice is cured by drinking 70 ml radish juice with 40 grams sugar.
  • Mix 15 grams loaf sugar with 60 ml juice of radish leaves and take it to cure jaundice.
  • Jaundice is cured by taking cooked vegetables of radish.
  • Mix 20 grams sugar with 100 ml radish juice and take it to cure jaundice. The patient should take radish, orange, papaya, musk-melon, grapes and sugar etc. fruits.
  • Boil 80 ml juice of radish leaves in a pot on fire until juice seethe then filter it and mix sugar. Jaundice is cured by taking this preparation on empty stomach.
  • Mix about ¼ grams ground sal-ammonic with 25 ml radish juice and give it to the patient twice a day to cure jaundice.
  • The patient should take one spoon juice of raw radish with a pinch of impure carbonate of potash thrice a day for some days regularly because it helps to cure jaundice.
  • Mix sugar with 100 ml juice of radish leaves and give it to the patient in the morning regularly, it provides relief in jaundice. Jaundice is also cured by taking radish or its juice in the morning.
  • The patient, who suffers from jaundice, should take sugarcane juice with radish juice and he should take bhujiya of radish leaves without oil too.

7. Intestines disorders: Radish juice does the work of anti-septic in the intestines. 

8. Stone:

  • Boil 30-35 grams radish seeds with 500 ml water until half water remains then filter it. Giving this decoction to the patient for some days regularly comes out bladder stones with urine after melting. This process should be used for 2-3 months regularly. Drinking radish juice bladder stone does not occur.
  • Drink 20 ml radish juice thrice a day after every 4 hours regularly and chew radish leaves. Using this process comes out bladder stones with urine after melting. This process should be used for 2-3 months regularly. . Drinking radish juice bladder stone does not occur.
  • Mix 30 grams celery seeds with 80 ml juice of radish leaves and give it to the patient for drinking regularly. It brings out stone after melting.
  • Make a hole in radish and fill turnip seeds in it. Wrap the radish with kneaded flour and toast it on cinders. When this radish turns into bharta or becomes toast, separate flour from the radish and give radish to the patient for eating. The stone comes out after breaking. 
  • Mix half gram powder of impure carbonate of potash with radish juice and give it to the patient twice a day regularly. It cures abdomen stomach, eliminates stomach gas and melts the stones too.
  • Mix nitre with juice of radish leaves thereafter give it to the patient, it melts the stones.
  • Put one glass of water at overnight. In the next morning, mix 2 ml radish juice in this water and give it to the patient, it brings out stone after melting.

9. Looseness of penis: Cook radish seeds oil with and rub this oil on the penis. Using this process ends looseness of the penis and increases excitement.

10. Retention, improper time and disorders of the menses:

  • Give 3 grams powder of radish seeds to the suffered woman; it ends retention of menstrual excretion and makes it normal.  
  • Grind radish seeds, carrot seeds and nut grass 2 grams each and handful neem bark together thereafter filter it. Take this mixture with lukewarm water and drink milk upon it. Using this process makes menstrual excretion normal.
  • If excessive pimples originate on the face of any woman caused by retention of menstrual excretion, she should chew radish and soft leaves of radish because it provides relief. Radish juice can be taken too.
  • Make the powder by grinding seeds of radish, carrot and fenugreek 50 grams each together. All the types of disorders of menstrual excretion are cured by taking 10 grams mixture with water.
  • Taking three grams powder of radish seeds is useful to cure retention of menstrual excretion.

11. Piles:

  • Eat raw radish and cooked vegetable of radish leaves. Eating raw radish stops bleeding of piles. If any patient suffers from piles or bloody piles, he should take one cup juice of radish with one spoon of deshi gee because it cures both types of piles. This medicine should be taken twice a day regularly. 
  • Mix 1-2 grams powder peppers powder with 40-60 ml decoction of soft radish and give it to the patient for drinking because it cures piles.
  • Cut a white radish and mix cast salt upon it thereafter put these pieces in the dew at overnight. In the next morning, eat these pieces on empty stomach and also wash the anus with this water after evacuation or soak 100 grams jalebi of deshi ghee in 125 ml radish juice for one hour. Eat this jalebi and drink water upon it. Using this process for one week regularly is useful to cure all the types of piles for always.
  • Fry radish pieces with ghee and eat with sugar or eat radish pieces after spraying sugar upon it for two months regularly. It provides relief in piles too.
  • Make warm packet of dried radish and foment the affected part with it, it provides relief in piles molls.
  • Fry suran powder with ghee and shuffle it with radish juice thereafter prepare tablets equal of gram one from it. Taking 1-1 tablets with fresh water twice a day regularly is useful to cure all the types of piles.
  • Shuffle equal quantity of extract of Indian barbering and nitre with radish juice and prepare tablets equal of gram from it. After that, take 1-4 tablets with stale water twice a day; it cures both types of piles.
  • Grind fine neem nimboli, nitre, extract of Indian barbering and myrabalan chebulie ten grams each together thereafter mix this mixture with radish juice and prepare tablets equal of wild plum from it. After that, take 1-1 tablets with fresh water or whey twice a day, it stops piles bleeding at first day. Using this experiment for one month regularly is useful to cure flatulence piles completely.
  • Make round pieces of radish root by cutting from knife and fry it with ghee. Piles are cured by taking this mixture with sugar-candy.
  • Grind fruit (nimboli) of neem with radish juice and mix camphor in it. Coating this mixture on the piles moles is helpful to make dry to them.
  • Make a thick radish hollow from upper side from knife and fill 20 grams extract of Indian barbering in this radish. Close the radish with the help of cloth and soil properly. Cook this radish in fire of cow-dung and prepare ash from it. Next day, separate Indian extract of Indian barbering and grind with radish juice thereafter prepare tablets equal of straw berry from it. Taking one tablet with fresh water twice a day is useful to cure piles within some days.
  • Dry radish leaves under the shadow and prepare fine powder from it after grinding. Mix this powder with equal quantity of sugar or sugar-candy or loaf sugar and store it. Taking 10 grams this mixture regularly stale mouth is useful to get relief in piles.
  • Eating cooked vegetable of radish provides relief in piles and stomachache.
  • The patient should take 20-25 ml soup of dried radish with water or soup of goat meat because it provides relief in piles.
  • Mix 100 grams jalebi with 125 ml radish juice and store it for an hour. Take this jalebi and drink this juice upon it. Using this process cures piles within one week. 
  • Fry small pieces of radish with ghee and take it twice a day regularly because it helps to cure both types of piles.
  • Make the powder by grinding dried leaves of radish and take it with sugar candy regularly because it cures piles.
  • Mix 5 grams ghee with 20 ml radish juice and give it to the patient twice a day regularly, it stops bleeding of the piles.

12. Scorpio Bite: Sprinkle salt upon radish pieces and put it on the affected part, it provides relief in pain. The patient should take radish and apply its juice on the affected part. Using this process alleviates poison.

13. Ringworm:

  • Grind radish seeds with lemon juice and apply it on the affected part after making warm. The patient feels pain and inflammation by applying it at first day but this pain becomes reduce at second day. The patient feels pain no after curing this disease. This experiment is useful for both type ringworms (Wet and dry).
  • Grind radish seeds with lemon juice and apply on the affected part because it cures ringworm.
  • Grind radish seeds with juice of custard apple fruits and apply it on the affected part, it cures ringworm.

14. Throat Wounds: Mix equal quantity of radish juice and water together cast salt in it. Throat wound is cured by gargling with this mixture.

15. Indigestion, anorexia, gas and chronic constipation: Sprinkle salt and black pepper upon radish and take it with meals for 2 months regularly. Sauce, pickle and vegetable of radish are also useful for the stomach disease.

16. Acidity:

  • If someone suffers from sour belching caused by warmth, he should drink one cup juice of radish after mixing sugar candy in it because it provides relief.
  • Mix 100 ml juice of radish with 10 ml juice of Indian gooseberry or three grams powder of Indian gooseberry and give it to the patient thrice a day, it provides very relief in acidity.
  • Mix radish juice and raw coconut’s water together. Acidity is cured by taking 250 ml this mixture once a day.
  • Eat soft radish with sugar-candy or mix sugar-candy with 10-20 ml juice of radish and take it regularly, it reduces acidity.
  • Mix sugar with radish juice and give it to the patient, it cures stomach inflammation, warmth and sour belching.
  • Mix some sugar-candy with two spoons radish juice and give it to the patient, it prevents sour belching.
  • Sprinkle rock salt upon radish pieces and eat it on empty stomach in the morning because it provides relief. Keep attention that if the patient suffers from cough, he should not take this medicine because it is harmful.

17. Offensive Smell: Taking jiggery after eating radish prevents offensive smell of the mouth, which originates by taking radish.

18. Ears pain:

  • Grind radish leaves and squeeze juice from it. Cook 50 ml this juice with 150 ml sesame oil until burns juice completely then filter it with the help of cloth and fill in a bottle. When the pain occurs in the ears, make warm this medicine and drip it in the affected ear. Using this process is useful to cure.
  • Heat 2-4 drops juice of radish roots and drip it in the affected ear twice or thrice a day because it provides relief in pain.

19. Liver and Spleen Enlargement of the children: Give 3 to 6 ml. fresh juice of radish to the suffered child with impure carbonate of potash and honey twice a day; it reduces enlargement of the spleen and liver.

20. Urticaria: This disease is cured by drinking radish juice.

21. Leprosy: Grind radish seeds with juice of chirchira and coat it on the affected part, it provides relief in leprosy.

22. Anorexia: Cut fresh and soft radishes with root and leaves thereafter spray small pieces of ginger, lemon juice and rock salt upon it. Eating this mixture before and with meal is useful to increase appetite.

23. Indigestion (Chronic constipation, indigestion):

  • Cut fresh and soft leaves of radish and sprinkle fine pieces of ginger, lemon juice and salt upon it. Indigestion (Chronic constipation, indigestion) is cured by taking this mixture.
  • Mix 100 ml juice of radish leave, 10 ml lemon juice, 10 ml ginger juice and rock salt according to taste together. Indigestion is cured by taking this mixture.

24. Surfeited (When the stomach enlarges after filling gas caused by indigestion, dyspepsia or diarrhoea, it is called surfeited):

  • Heat 50 to 100 ml juice of radish and mix one gram caraway and one pinch black salt or rock salt in it. Giving this mixture to the patient eliminates blocked gas from the stomach.
  • Taking one gram alkali of radish with lukewarm water is useful to get relief in stomach wind or surfeited.
  • Give 20-40 ml juice of radish leaves to the patient twice a day; it eliminates gas from the stomach.

25. Constipation:

  • Cut radish with leaves and sprinkle pieces of onion, cucumber (kheera or kakdi) and tomato upon it. 5-10 drops mustard oil can be mixed in this mixture (lettuce). After that, take this lettuce (this lettuce is 1/3 parts than meals of one time) with meals regularly. It is useful to eliminate constipation.
  • Eating cooked vegetable of radish or fresh radish with leaves or radish pickle is useful to eliminate constipation.
  • Sprinkle salt and powder of black pepper upon radish and eat it with meal for two months regularly. It eliminates constipation (Stomach gas).
  • Drink 20 to 40 ml juice of radish leaves as dose twice a day; it cleans the stomach by loose motion and helps in urination clearly.
  • Constipation is cured by taking 1 to 3 grams powder of radish seeds twice a day regularly.

26. Ulcer: The wound occurs in the intestines due to eat spicy food stuff or hard constipation, which is called ulcer in English language. To cure this disease 100 ml juice of sweet radish should be taken twice or thrice a day because it provides relief in ulcer.

27. Cholera caused by anorexia: Crush 1-2 small radishes with root and leaves thereafter boil it with 470 ml water until remains ¼ parts then mix powder of peppers in it. Giving this medicine to the patient after every one hour provides relief in cholera.

28. Liver weakness: Take one ml juice of radish with whey in morning and with fresh water in the evening; it ends liver weakness. The liver does the work properly.

29. Liver Swelling: Mix 25 ml radish juice, solanum melongena (Makoya) juice and one gram powder of dry ginger together. Liver swelling is cured taking this medicine.

30. Liver Enlargement: Drinking 50 ml juice of radish with 10 ml juice of Indian aloe ends enlargement of the liver.

31. Spleen Enlargement: Make small pieces of radish root and cast vinegar in these pieces thereafter mix toasted cumin seed, salt, black pepper according to need in it. Put this mixture in sunlight for one week and prepare pickle from it. Eating 25 grams this pickle in the morning regularly ends enlargement of the pickle.

32. Breathing problems (Asthma):

  • Grind 40 grams extract of Indian barbering and 40 grams nitre with one bottle of radish juice thereafter prepare tablets equal of plum from it and dry. After that, take 2-3 tablets with fresh water or Abhyarishta twice a day, it provides very relief in asthma and cough.
  • Boil 20 grams ground dried radish with 470 ml water until remains ¼ parts then give it to the patient for drinking. It provides relief in asthma definitely.
  • Fill small pieces of radish in stainless steel pot and cast as much honey as sink all the pieces. Now close the pot mouth with cover and coat kneaded flour of kidney bean around the joints of pot. After 10-12 hours, separate these pieces from the pot and crush thereafter mix honey in it properly. After that, take 20-30 grams this mixture regularly, it provides definitely relief in asthma.
  • Mix about half to 2 ml juice of radish with one spoon honey and give it to the patient for licking 3-4 times a day, it provides relief in asthma.

33. Swelling:

  • All the types of swelling end by taking black sesame with radish.
  • Make ash by burning dried radish and mix it with mustard oil. Coating this mixture on the affected part is useful to end swelling.
  • All the types of swelling are cured by taking five grams sesame with 1-2 grams radish seeds twice or thrice a day.
  • Taking radish with sesame dries the blocked water (which is blocked under the skin) of the skin and ends swelling. The patient should take 2-50 ml juice of radish leaves in the condition of swelling because it ends swelling soon.

34. Paralysis: This disease is cured by drinking 20 to 40 ml. oil of radish thrice a day.

35. Glands Erysipelas: Heat paste of dried radish and coat it on the affected parts, it provides relief in glands erysipelas.

36. Sidham leprosy: Grind 10-20 grams radish seeds with juice of beleric myrabalan leaves and apply it on the affected parts because it provides relief in leprosy.

37. Rheumatism (Joints Pain): This disease is cured by drinking radish juice with 10-12 drops of garlic juice twice or thrice a day.

38. Obesity (Fatness):

  • Mix 100-150 ml juice of radish with lemon juice and drink it twice or thrice a day. It helps to reduce fatness.
  • Eat six grams powder of radish seeds with one gram impure carbonate of potash and drink one glass mixed water of lemon honey. Using this process is useful to reduce obesity (fatness).
  • Mix 6 grams powder of radish seeds with 20 grams honey and take it thereafter take syrup of about 20 grams honey upon it. Using this process for 40 days regularly is useful to reduce obesity.
  • The fatness (obesity) becomes reduce by taking radish powder with honey or syrup regularly.
  • Mix 3-6 grams radish powder and honey with water thereafter give it to the patient for drinking twice a day. Using this process is useful to end obesity (fatness).

39. Sperm with urine:

  • Grind fine 4 grams seeds of radish upon stone piece and mix it with 300-400 ml water, and filter this mixture. Giving this medicine to the patient cures anuria-dysuria and also helps in urination clearly.
  • Radish should be taken in the condition of sperm with urine because it provides relief in this disease.
  • Mix some nitre with ground radish and coat it on the abdomen, it helps in urination clearly and stops sperm with urine.

40. Anuria-dysuria: If someone suffers from anuria-dysuria or retention of urine caused by rating pungent food stuff, he should eat radish pickle (which is prepared with salt and powder of black pepper) as well as grind radish with one grams nitre and coat it on the navel. Using this process is useful to cure anuria-dysuria.

41. Gonorrhoea:

  • Taking 6-10 grams ground bark of prickly poppy’s root (Satyanashi) with 250 ml radish juice is useful to get relief in gonorrhoea. (The prickly poppy is a medicine of yellow flower, leaves and thorn, which is mostly found in September-October to May-June. It is also called satyanashi).
  • Make four slices (Parts) of 30-40 grams Vanaz radish and sprinkle one gram fine powder of puffed alum upon these pieces thereafter put it in dew at overnight. In the next morning, eat these slices and also drink remained water upon it, it cures inflammation and stops pus of gonorrhoea.
  • Make four slices of radish and sprinkle six grams powder of toasted alum upon these pieces and put it in dew at overnight. In next morning, eat these slices and drink remained water upon it too. It provides relief in gonorrhoea and brings out stones after melting.

42. Sexual Power: Grind fine 50 grams radish seeds and cook it with 200 ml pure oil of sesame in cauldron until remains ¼ parts then put it down. Filter this mixture and fill it in a bottle. Rubbing this medicine on the penis at night regularly cures all the types of diseases and weakness of the penis. It also makes the penis strong and increases sexual power.

43. Ear Diseases:

  • Burn radish water with sesame oil and drip 2 drops in the ears regularly, it provides relief in ear pain.
  • Mix three of radish with 20 grams honey and immerse a stick in it. Putting this stick in the ear is useful to stop pus from the ear.
  • Ears pain is cured by dripping 2-4 drops oil of radish leaves regularly. 30 ml oil should be used.

44. Corneal Opacity: This disease is cured by dripping radish water in eyes.

45. Digestive: Radish should not be taken before meals because it is heavy in digestive. Taking radish after meals digests the meals.

46. Disorders of the liver and spleen: Make 4 slices of radish and put it in a china pot. Sprinkle six grams ground sal-ammoniac on these pieces and put it in dew at overnight. In the next morning, drink gathered water (which gathers at night in radish pieces) and eat these slices. Using this process for seven days regularly is useful to cure disorders of the spleen and liver.

47. Bloody Piles:

  • Put off white thick peel of tuber-root of radish and separate leaves from it. Squeeze juice from this radish and mix six grams ghee in it. Bloody piles are cured by taking this mixture in the morning regularly.
  • Boil 10 grams alum with one liter juice of radish branches until turns into dark then prepares tablets equal of plum from it. Take one tablet with butter and drink 125 grams curd upon it. It provides relief in bloody piles.

48. Kidney Disorders:

  • If someone suffers from retention of urine caused by kidney disorders, he should drink 20-40 ml radish juice twice or thrice a day because it helps in urination clearly.
  • Mix 10-20 ml radish juice with 1-2 grams nitre and give it to the patient, it helps in urination clearly.
  • In the kidneys pain, shuffle 10 grams nitre with 120 ml radish juice and dry it. Prepare tablets from this mixture and store it. Taking 1-2 tablets twice a day cures is useful to cure mootraghat (sperm with urine).

49. Digestive power:

  • Mix peppers powder with decoction of soft radish and give it to the patient; it increases digestive power and cures indigestion or loose motions.
  • If someone suffers from stomach inflammation, surfeited, sour belching, acidity and bile disorders, he should take radish. It increases digestive system and cures acidity.  
  • Taking lettuce (which is prepared with juice of radish and lemon) with meals makes the digestive system fast.

50. Retention of urine: Mix soda-by-corb with juice of radish leaves. Thereafter, give it to the patient; it helps in urination clearly and cures retention of urine.

51. Bile disorders:

  • Bile disorders are cured by drinking juice of radish leaves.
  • By taking radish on empty stomach in the morning dirty bile comes out from the body.

52. Vomiting: If someone suffers from vomiting caused by indigestion, mix peppers powder with radish juice and give it to the patient, it prevents vomiting.

53. Burn from fire: Applying ground radish on the affected parts is useful to get relief in inflammation consequently; water does not fill in the wound.

54. Swelling and worms of the intestines:

  • Mix rock salt and powder of black peppers with 50 ml radish juice thereafter give it to the patient twice a day regularly. Using this process destroys the worms.
  • Radish is beneficial to cure intestines wound. It destroys the intestines worms and provides relief in pain.
  • The intestinal swelling is cured by chewing radish and soft leaves of radish.

55. Corneal Opacity: Drip 1-2 drops of radish’s water (tuber-root juice) in the eyes twice or thrice a day; it cures eyes dirt, corneal opacity, darkness of the eyes and other eye diseases.

56. Asthma and hiccups: Boil dried radish with water and give it to the patient for drinking, it cures asthma and hiccups.

57. Long Hair: Eating half to one radish with black pepper and salt after lunch regularly makes the hair black and long too. This process should be used for 3-4 months regularly. Taking it for one month regularly provides relief in constipation, surfeited and anorexia. If patient feels benefit by using it, it keeps on using. Keep attention that the people who feel well and benefits of radish, they should use it.

58. Cough: If any child suffers from breathing problems, cough and ribs movement, grind radish seeds and galls in equal quantity together to prepare powder. Giving about ¼ grams to one gram this powder to the suffered child with ghee and honey for licking provides relief in cough.

59. Stomach wound: Mix salt with radish juice and give it to the patient, it provides relief in stomach wound too.

60. Stomach gas:

  • Grind radish and salt together and prepare sauce from it. After that, take this sauce or pickle of raw radish, it provides relief in stomach gas, indigestion, anorexia and chronic constipation.
  • Mix lemon juice with radish juice and give it to the patient, it provides relief in stomachache and eliminates gas.
  • Sprinkle salt and powder of black peppers on radish thereafter take it with meals. Using this process for 2 months regularly eliminates gas from the stomach.

61. Abortion: Taking 1 to 3 grams radish seeds twice a day makes menses normal. Therefore, it can be given with carrot’s seeds powder or decoction with abortion medicines.

62. Urine Diseases: Mix four grams impure carbonate of potash with 20 ml juice of radish and take it twice a day regularly, it breaks stone and brings out with urine.

63. Kalazar (Spleen disorders): Eating radish with rock salt on empty stomach in the morning is useful to cure spleen disorders.

64. Dysmenorrhoea: Taking 5 grams ground seeds of radish with lukewarm water thrice a day is useful to cure dysmenorrhoea.

65. Amenorrhoea: If any woman suffers from retention of menses, make fine powder by grinding radish seeds, Indian dill fruit (soya), and fenugreek and carrot seeds together. Give 4-4- grams this powder to her and after that give fresh water to drink upon it. It helps in menses clearly. If there are pimples caused by lacking of menses, eat one radish with leaves in the morning regularly.

66. Deafness: Cook radish juice with ¼ parts of sesame oil than radish juice until remains only oil then put it down and filter. Dripping 3-4 drops of this oil in ears twice or thrice a day is useful to cure deafness.

67. Waist pain: Mix 100 ml juice of radish leaves with 100 grams sugar and give it to the patient for 7 days regularly. It provides relief in waist pain.

68. Pain and stone of the kidneys: Mix sugar-candy with 100 ml radish juice and give it t the patient, empty stomach in the morning, it provides relief in pain and stone of the kidney.

69. Dyspepsia:

  • Mix rock salt with one spoon of radish juice and give it to the patient with water twice a day, it prevents sour belching caused by dyspepsia.
  • Dyspepsia is cured by taking radish.

70. Liver Diseases:

  • Mix 20 ml radish juice with 20 ml Makoya juice and take it twice a day, it helps to prevent enlargement of the liver. Keep attention that this medicine should be given to the 10-12 years old children in half quantity.
  • Grind 10 grams small radish and 10 grams poison nut together thereafter coat it on the liver. It prevents enlargement of the liver.

71. White leucorrhoea: This disease is cured by giving 10 ml juice of fresh radish leaves to the suffered woman.

72. Dropsy:

  • Dropsy is cured by drinking juice of radish leaves.
  • Stomach swelling is cured by taking raw radish or cooked vegetable of radish.
  • The patient, who suffers from dropsy, should take 60 ml radish juice because it provides relief.

73. Gall stone: The patient, who suffers from this disease, should take 20 to 40 ml juice of radish leaves.

74. Hosking: The patient should take one cup juice of radish leaves with sugar provides relief in disorders of the lymph (Lasika) glands.

75. Stomach Worms: Grind radish leaves and squeeze juice from it. Drinking this juice with salt for eight days regularly destroys the stomach worms.

76. Epistaxis (Nose bleeding): If the patient suffers from excessive bleeding of the nose, mix sugar candy with 30 ml juice of raw radish and give it to him, it prevents nose-bleeding.

77. Face Acnes: Wring ground fresh pieces of radish and filter it with the help of cloth. Mix this juice with equal quantity of butter and prepare lotion (Paste) from it. This lotion should be coated on the face before taking bath regularly. It improves skin color soon.

78. High Blood Pressure:

  • Taking radish regularly provides relief in high blood pressure.
  • The patient (male-female), who suffers from high blood pressure, should take lettuce and juice of radish regularly. Chewing soft leaves of radish provides relief in this disease too.

79. Skin Diseases: All the types of skin diseases are cured by applying juice of radish leaves on the skin.

80. Spasm of the Hands and Feet: Rubbing juice of radish leaves on the affected parts provides relief in spasm of the hands and feet.

81. Headache:

  • Smelling juice of radish seeds and boswellia serrata (Siras) seeds to the patient provides relief in migraine and other headaches too.
  • Grind fine radish pieces and give it to the patient for smelling regularly, it cures headache caused of brain worms.

82. Hemorrhage: This disease is cured by giving powder of radish seeds to the suffered woman.

83. White Marks (white leprosy):

  • Soak 10 grams radish seeds in 20 grams curd for 4 hours. Grind this seeds and coat it on the affected parts. It is useful to cure wounds of the white leprosy.
  • Grind equal quantity of radish seed, yellow mustard’s seeds, false calumba, fetid cassia, gum, trikuta, barbering and castus root together and mix it with cow urine. Coating this paste on the affected parts 3-4 times a day for two months regularly provides relief in white leprosy.

84. Throat Diseases: Mix 5 grams salt with 150 ml radish juice and warm it. Gargling with this warm mixture provides relief in throat diseases.

85. Scrofula:

  • Grind radish pieces, conch shell’s ash and turmeric 5 grams each together and mix it with water. Coating this paste on the affected parts is useful to cure tumour, indigestion and tumors.
  • Mix ground seeds with goat’s milk and coat it on the affected part, it provides relief in scrofula.

86. Throat Pain: Mix equal quantity of radish juice and water together thereafter mix salt in it. Throat pain is cured by gargling with this mixture.

87. Throat Swelling: Take some ground seeds of radish with lukewarm water; it provides relief in throat swelling.

88. Throat wound: Mix radish juice with water and gargle with it, it provides relief in throat wounds.

89. Hoarseness:

  • Taking half spoon ground seeds of radish with lukewarm water is useful to cure hoarseness.
  • Mix ground seeds of radish with lukewarm water and filter it with the help of clean cloth. Hoarseness is cured by giving it to the patient.
  • Taking 5-10 grams ground seeds of radish with lukewarm water 3-4 times in a day cured hoarseness and clears the voice too.

90. Other Benefits of Radish:

  • Radish brings out carbon-dioxide from the body and generates oxygen in the body.
  • Radish contains vitamin- A, which increases eyesight. Using it helps to increase eyesight.
  • Radish contains sodium and chlorine elements, which are helpful in stool clearly. Magnesium, which is found in radish, makes digest-activity normal. Its sulphur element is useful to cure the skin diseases.
  • Radish contains excessive quantity of iron element, which purifies the blood. Pure blood provides natural beauty to the body. It increases redness in nails and makes the face shiny like rose.
  • Radish contains enough quantity of calcium, which makes the bones and teeth strong.
  • Radish ends dryness of the body. It increases appetite and ends the stomach warmth. Eating radish is useful to remove mouth blisters.
  • Radish is very useful to reduce pimples, acnes, marks and flecks of the face.
  • Radish makes sperm count strong and menses normal. It is also very helpful to cure white leucorrhoea.
  • Radish is useful in cough and asthma but water should not be drunk after eating radish.
  • Take five grams radish seeds with butter in the morning for one month regularly; it increases sexual power.
  • If someone suffers from pain of joints or shoulder or knee, he should take radish because it provides relief in pain and ends spasm too.
  • If someone suffers from swelling of the any parts of the body, he should apply warm juice of radish on the affected parts, it provides relief in swelling.
  • Radish is useful in kidney diseases. Eating radish is useful to cure urine diseases as- retention of urine and anuria-dysuria and etc. diseases.
  • Washing the hair with radish juice ends louses and licks.
  • Radish is very useful for the diabetes patients.
  • Mix radish juice with lemon juice and make warm. Drip this mixture in the ear and lay on the stomach because this mixture should not be come out from the ear. It will bring out dirt from the ear and patient will listen clearly.  
  • If someone suffers from ear pain, boil radish leaves with mustard oil and drip 2-2 drops in the affected ear. It will provide relief in ear pain.
  • Eating boiled radish originates ability in the uterus and abortion does not occur.