Rinacanthus communis


RINACANTHUS COMMUNIS

(JOOHI PALAK*)


 Rinacanthus communis is sour and pungent in taste, dry and hot in nature, stimulating and small. It absorbs the blood and kills worms. It is useful to alleviate poisoning too.            Its root cures fingers wound, white flecks and alleviates poisoning and increases stimulating too.Name in different languages:

Hindi            :        Juhi palak, Palak juinya, Juibani

Sanskrit       :         Yuthik Parni

Marathi        :         Gajkarni, Kabuter ki jhad

Bengali        :         Juinpana, palak jui

Gujarati        :         Gajkaran

Latin            :         Rinacanthus communis

Quality:

       Rinacanthus communis is sour and pungent in taste, dry and hot in nature, stimulating and small. It absorbs the blood and kills worms. It is useful to alleviate poisoning too.

       Its root cures fingers wound, white flecks and alleviates poisoning and increases stimulating too. Grind bark of rinacanthus communis root and mix water of lemon or lime in it. Ringworm is cured by coating it on the affected part. It is useful to end scabies and itching too.