Salt is the base of all spices. There is no taste in the food because of its absence. Salt is used to enhance the tastes of all spices. It is used in cooked vegetable. There is no taste in the cooked vegetable if there is a lack of salt.
There are many grades of salt but only five main types of salts are used under as:
1. Rock salt (Saindha Namak),
2. Black salt (Sonchar or Soverchal salt)
3. Beed salt
4. Sambhar salt and
5. Samundri Salt
Mostly rock (Saindha) salt is used in medicines.
Structure: It takes time in digestion. Our body consumes three forth portions of salt from meals. Mono-sodium glutamate, baking powder (sodium bio-carbonate) and sodium benzoate (Preservative) have little quantity of sodium.
Precautions: Eating over quantity of salt is harmful for digestion, blood, meat, fatness, sperm count and veins. Burning sensations occurs in the stomach and other organs because of its excessive use. People who suffer from hysteria, epilepsy, blood pressure, kidney diseases, dropsy, swelling, chicken pox, itching, leprosy, skin and blood diseases should not take salt because its use may be harmful for them. It breaks meat tumour and weakens the glands and body power. Its excessive use makes a man old soon. Hair beomes grey and falls because of its excessive use.
Excessive use of beed salt harms digestion system and mucus membrane. A person becomes old soon if he takes salt in excessive quantity.
Rock salt is greasy, cool natured and increases hunger. It is digestible and enhances excitement. It is useful for eyes and stops the stool. It also cures heart diseases. Apply ground rock salt as collyrium. Its use ends eyes itching, darkness and corneal opacity. It is easy digestible and cures Tridoshas. Gargling with salt mixed warm water ends throat irritation.
Black salt is get from the earth. This is salty, pungent and increases appetite. Its use breaks constipation and fires the desire of having meal. It makes the bones strong and enhances blood pressure. Sucking its piece makes the plhegm loose and ends cough.
Useful in different diseases:
1. Sweat and Urine with offensive smell: Eating excessive salt ends properties of food. These properties come out through sweat and urine. Offensive smell occurs in urine and sweat because of this reason.
2. Excessive sweating: If a person suffers from offensive sweat, he should not take salt. If taking it is necessary, take it in a little quantity.
3. Retention of urine: Mix one-gram salt with 200 ml water and drink in the morning. Its use cures this disease and ends its offensive smell.
- Dissolve four spoons salt in one litre water. Fomenting with this water provides relief in rheumatism.
- Grind rock salt, indian dill fruit (Soya), cedar, lead wort, babereng, long pepper, black pepper, celery seeds, root of long pepper each 20 grams and elephant creeper, dry ginger each 200 grams and 100 grams myrolelans together for preparing powder. Thereafter, cook 680 grams jaggery with water and make syrup. Mix this syrup with that powder and prepare 4-4 grams tablets. Taking 1-1 tablets with warm water twice a day provide relief.
5. Insects’ bite: If any fly and wasp bites a person, mix salt with water and rub on the affected part. Drinking this water also provides relief.
6. Scorpion bite:
- Dissolve salt with water and apply on the affected part. Its use provides relief. In additon to a glass of this water can also be drink.
- Mix 10 grams salt with 50 ml water and apply in the eyes as collyrium. Its use ends posion effect.
- Keep one pinch ground salt on the tongue and after ten minutes drink one glass of cold water. It ends headache.
- Mix three grams salt with ¼-cup water. Smelling this water is useful to get relief in headache.
- Mix ground salt and cassia angustifolia with water. This is good remedy for headache.
- Mix 10 grams salt with one-kilogram water. Smelling it ends headache.
- One should take cold water added with one pinch salt for the treatment of headache.
- Mix 1.5 grams Lahori salt with 10 ml water. Dripping this water in nostril is useful to end headache and migraine.
8. Amenorrhoea: Taking two grams salt with water thrice a day continues chocked menstrual excretion.
9. Ring worm:
- Grind rock salt with kerosene oil and apply on the ringworms. Ringworm disappears by its use.
- Prepare a mixture by dissolving salt with water and apply on the ringworms at the regular interval of one hour.
- Grind rock salt, black pepper and turmeric each six grams together and prepare powder. Taking half spoon powder with cold water twice a day regularly after meals prevents loose-motions caused of indigestion.
- Grind rock salt, long pepper and small myrobalan chebulic (Harar) together and prepare powder. After that, take half spoon of this powder with cold water after meals twice a day regularly, it prevents loose-motions.
11. Stomach Pain:
- Mix half spoon salt with one glass water and drink this mixture, it prevents stomach pain and sets motions.
- Grind black salt, dry ginger, toasted asafoetida together for preparing powder. This powder can be used in that stomach pain caused by stomach wind.
- Toast black salt, black pepper and long pepper each 20 grams and grind with 10 grams borax. Thereafter mix lemon juice in this preparation. After that, take 1-gram this preparation, it increases hunger and provides relief in stomach pain.
- Grind black salt, rock salt, salt, Khurasani orrisa root (Bach), impure carbonate of potash, nboliospermum montanum, costus root and dry ginger together for making powder. Take half spoon this powder with warm water. Its use cures stomachache.
- Grind black salt, asafoetida and mint then boil with little water. After that, take two spoons of this preparation, it provides relief in stomachache.
- Grind equal quantity of rock salt, black salt, sal-ammoniac, piper chaba (chavya), lead wort, dry ginger, pepper root and asafetida together and prepare powder. After that, take 3 grams of this powder with warm water, it ends stomachache caused of Kapha (phlegm).
- Mix half spoon rock salt with one glass warm water and drink. It throws rubbish elements out from the stomach and provides relief in stomachache.
- Grind rock salt, small cardamom’s seeds, toasted asafoetida and Bharangi each 5 grams fro preparing fine powder. After that, take this powder with 240 ml warm water, it provides relief.
12. Typhoid: Dissolve one spoon salt with one glass of water. After that, take this preparation once a day regularly, it decreases intestines’ fever. The patient does not suffer from fever again by its use.
13. Temple Swelling: Gargling with warm salt mixed water or taking warm water is useful to reduce temple swelling.
14. Vaata Fever (Reniametic fever):
- Make a poultice (Potli) of salt and heat it a little. Foment swelling affected part with this poultice. It provides relief in fever.
- Grind rock salt, sanchar namak, tircuta and asafetida each 4 grams with 40 grams garlic. Take one gram this preparation every day. Its regular use for one-month cures fever produced due to vaata.
15. Dehydration (Lack of Water in Body): Dissolve glucose and salt with water. Drinking this water ends lack of water viz cures dehydration.
16. Whitlow, Fielow: Sinking thumb in salt water cures whitlow.
17. Sprain or Hurt:
- Toast salt on low flame and tie in a thick cloth. Fomenting with this cloth on the affected organs provides relief.
- Mix equal quantity of rock salt and ground sugar (Boora) together. After that, take one spoon of this preparation with water twice a day, it provides relief.
- Grind slender salt and turmeric together and apply on affected part. It provides relief in pain.
- Applying ground salt on the swelling affected part provides relief.
- Mix salt with mustard oil and apply on the swelling affected portion. Its use provides relief.
- Dissolve 10 grams rock salt with 300 ml cold water. Wash affected part with this water. Affected part can be sunk in this water. Its use provides relief
- Toast little salt on the grid and tie it in a thick cloth. Foment the affected part with this packet to get relief.
18. Wound or Stroke:
- Soak cotton piece with salt mixed water and tie it on the wound. Its use provides relief.
- Grind 10 pods of garlic with half spoon salt. Cook it with ghee and tie this paste on the wound to get relief.
- Mix rock salt with gulkakri root after grinding and heat light. Apply it on the wound. It provides relief.
- Mix rock salt with pigeon’s stool and make paste. Tying it on the wound provides relief.
19. Gums Swelling:
- Break salt into small pieces and mix with powder of puffed alum. After that, apply it on swelling affected gums, it provides relief.
- Boil ground rock salt and sweet soda with 100 ml water. Gargle with this water in lukewarm water twice a day. Its use ends gums’ swelling.
- Dissolve salt with water and gargle 2-3 times a day. Gums’ swelling disappears by its use.
- Sprinkle ¼-spoon rock salt on a ginger piece and eat before meal.
- Mix equal quantity of dry ginger and rock salt together. After that, take one spoon preparation with water, it provides relief.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt with 5 grams small myrolelans for making powder. One should take one spoon of this powder with warm water twice a day.
- Mix black salt, eating soda each one spoon with juice of half lemon together. Taking it with half glass water provides relief.
- Grind salt, dry coriander, black pepper and black salt together. After that, take half spoon powder with lukewarm water, it provides relief.
- Grind big cardamom, dry mint, caraway, black pepper and rock salt together and prepare mixture. Taking one spoon mixture with water regularly provides relief.
- Dissolve 5 grams black salt with warm water. Drinking this water makes strong digestive system and problem of indigestion ends.
- Mix ginger juice with lemon juice and salt. After that, take this mixture twice a day, it provides relief.
- Toast salt on the grid properly and mix with 5 ml lukewarm water then take, it ends indigestion.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt with 40 grams ground sugar (boora) and take half spoon this preparation with 100 ml lukewarm water.
21. Hydrocoel: Grind rock salt with cow’s ghee. After that, take this mixture regularly for 7 days, it provides relief in hydrocoel.
22. Liver Burning Sensation: Grind half spoon rock salt and five spoons Indian mustard (rai) with water. Apply this paste on liver for five minutes and after that wash. Now apply ghee, it provides relief in liver burning sensation and pain.
23. Throat Phlegm and Cough:
- Rub oil on chest and foment with salt poultice. It provides relief in phlegm problems.
- Burn turmeric pieces on hot grid and grind. Mix black salt with this powder in equal quantity of powder. Give one pinch this powder with mother milk twice a day. Its use provides relief in cough.
- Sucking rock salt slowly provides relief.
- Mix alum with hot water and gargle to get relief
- Gargling with salt mixed hot water provides relief in tonsil, throat pain and swelling.
- Dissolve 10 grams rock salt with 900 ml water and gargle with after heating it little. Its regular use for some days provides relief in cough.
24. Tonsil: Gargle with lukewarm salt mixed water. Its use provides relief in tonsil, throat pain, swelling and toothache.
25. Throat Swelling:
- If anyone has been suffering from hoarseness because of night vigil or singing for long time, mix one spoon salt with water and gargle. Gargling with it cures swelling.
- The disease named goiter is cured by using iodized salt in meals.
- Grind white salt, turmeric and baybidang separate and fill in different bottles. Mix half-half spoon powder from three bottles in one glass of hot water and gargle twice a day. its use cures tonsils
- Grind 3 grams rock salt with 10 ml madur milk (Aak). Apply it on the throat. Its application cures tonsils’ swelling and pain.
- Mix some salt or potassium paramagnet with lukewarm water. Gargling with this mixture twice or thrice a day cures throat swelling.
- If there is retention in the throat, mix one spoon salt with water and gargle a day. It provides very relief in tonsils.
27. Throat hoarseness:
- Mix salt in mustard oil and drink. Its use cures throat hoarseness and makes the voice clear.
- Mix little salt with hot water and gargle twice a day. Its use provides relief in hoarseness.
- Dissolve salt in hot water. After that, gargle with it and foment the throat. Its use makes the voice clear.
28. Pyorrhea: Filter ground rock salt through cloth and mix little mustard oil. Brushing with this preparation every day cures pyorrhea. Its use also cures toothache and sensation of cold and hot.
29. Strengthen Teeth: Grind rock salt and rub everyday. Its use makes the teeth strong and provides gloe.
30. Caries of teeth: Mix salt and turmeric with mustard oil and prepare mixture. Rubbing this mixture on the teeth after meals twice a day regularly destroys caries of teeth.
31. Teeth Grinding: Rubbing salt mixed mustard oil on the gums regularly provides relief.
32. Toothache: Grind fine rock salt and filter through cloth. Mix mustard oil with this powder and rub on teeth twice a day regularly. It ends toothache and makes teeth strong.
- Mix half spoon rock salt with one-cup warm water. Gargling with this water before sleeping at night regularly destroys teeth caries and offensive smell of mouth.
- Mix salt with water and heat. One should gargle with this water 2-3 times a day regularly. Its use ends all teeth problems.
- Whenever we eat sour things, our teeth become sour. Rub salt on teeth and gargle with salt mixed water. It ends teeth sourness.
- Grind black salt and mix with sesame oil. Rub this paste on teeth. Its use stops moving teeth and cures all teeth problems.
33. Teeth pain: Grind rock salt finely and sieve it through a cloth. Rub this powder on the teeth after mixing mustard oil twice a day. Its use prevents moving teeth. Teeth become clean. Gums become strong by its use. In this way, teethache ends.
34. Feeling sourness in teeth: Rub slender powder of rock salt on teeth. Its use ends teeth sourness.
- Grind equal quantity of black salt, caraway, small myrolelans and dry ginger for preparing powder. Take one spoon this powder with warm water after one hour of having meal. Its use breaks constipation and provides relief.
- Mix 1-2 grams salt with lukewarm water. Drinking this mixture every night breaks constipation because its use makes clean to intestines. This medicine is also useful for chronic constipation.
- Keep water in copper bowl at night. Mix one pinch salt in this water and drink in the morning. Its use breaks constipation.
- Grind 50 grams black salt, Lahori salt, caraway, 10 grams toasted asafoetidaeach 10 grams, 5 grams toasted aniseed, 20 grams Triphala and 50 grams aniseed together and prepare fine powder. Taking 5 grams this preparation with warm water after meals provides relief.
- Fry 6 grams black salt with pure ghee and take it with warm water 3-4 times a day; it breaks constipation.
- Boil salt, four black peppers and four cloves with half bowl water. Drink it in lukewarm condition. This medicine is effective for constipation.
- Grind black salt and small myrolelans together. Take 1-2 spoons this preparation with warm water before meal. Its use breaks constipation.
36. Sciatica: Boil 15 grams Indian hemp (bhang) and one spoon salt with one-kilogram water. Immerse a cloth in this decoction and foment to the affected portions twice a day regularly for fifteen days. Its use provides relief in sciatica pain.
37. Feet Tiredness: Mix salt with warm water and sink feet in this water for ten minutes. Rub also calves with this water. Its use provides relief.
38. Feet veins’ swelling: Boil one spoon ground rock salt with 500 ml water and cood it. One should wash feet with this water regularly 15-20 days. Its use provides relief in this disease.
39. Spasm in the hands and feet: Mix 10 grams rock salt with 250 ml water. Immerse hands and feet in this cold water. Its use cures spasm. This preparation can also be rubbed.
40. Feet beauty: Make wet hands and arms with water. Rub one fist salt on them. One gets improvement in skin colour within one week.
- Toast rock salt on grid until it changes into brown. Give half spoon of preparation with warm water to children and one spoon for elder. One should take this medicine on empty stomach. It decreases the temperature of fever. Malaria is cured by doing this only two times.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt and 40 grams ground sugar together and prepare powder. Taking half spoon of this powder with warm water thrice a day regularly cures malaria.
- Toast 5 spoons salt until changes into brown. Taking one spoon toasted salt with one glass warm water once a day provides relief. One should take this medicine before fever. Keep attention that this medicine should not be taken after fever.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt and 40 grams ground sugar (Boora) together and prepare mixture. After that, take half spoon mixture with 100 ml warm water thrice a day regularly, it cures catarrah.
- Boil rock salt, black pepper and turmeric each 6 grams with one glass water until it remains half. After that, take this lukewarm mixture, it provides relief.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt and 40 grams ground sugar together and prepare powder. Taking it with warm milk thrice a day regularly cures common cold. Taking warm milk mixed with salt cures disease.
- Take ground black pepper with salt. Its use prevents vomiting.
- Take excessive syrup of rock salt, it creates vomiting. Take minimum 2 percent syrup, it prevents vomiting. Rock salt is useful medicine for vomiting.
44. Relapsing fever: Mix salt with hot water and drink. Its use cures relapsing fever.
45. Cholera: A person does not become the victim of cholera if he takes salt in enough quantiy in meal.
46. Breathe or Asthma:
- Mix black salt with honey and give to patient on first day. One should increase half-gram mixture day by day until 6 grams. Drink only lukewarm water after taking this medicine. It cures asthma.
- Grind 10 grams rock salt and 40 grams ground sugar (Boora) together and prepare mixture. After that, take half spoon mixture thrice a day regularly, it cures asthma.
- Grind 20 grams dried flowers of caltropis giagantea (Aakra) and 5 grams Lahori salt with water and make tablets equal to gram and dry. After that, take 2-2 tablets 3-4 times a day, it cures breathe diseases.
47. Eyes’ Pain: Dissolve salt with water and immerse cloth. Fomenting eyes with this cloth 2-3 times a day regularly provides relief.
48. Blurred eyes: Mix rock salt with fresh whey and take, it cures eyes this disease.
49. Cataract: Grind 1-gram rock salt with 5-gram juice of tinospora and mix with honey. Apply it as collyrium in eyes twice a day. Its use ends cataract.
50. Eyes swelling: Grind rock salt finely and apply this powder in the eyes thrice a day. Its use ends eyes swelling.
51. Hair fall: Mix one spoon ground salt, five-spoon black pepper and five-spoon coconut oil together. After that, take it on affected part, it grows new hair.
52. Dandruff: Mix rock salt with bitter curd. Rub this mixture on hair and wash properly. Its use destroys hair dandruff.
53. Influenza: Dissolve 10 grams rock salt with one litre water. Pouring drops of this mixture in nose provides relief.
54. Vaata Disorders:
- Mix 10 grams rock salt and 40 grams ground sugar together and prepare mixture. After that, take half spoon mixture with warm water thrice a day regularly, it throws out stomach gas.
- Grind black salt, cuffe dariya, kernel of barrengtonia acutangula (Samunderphal), white alkali, impure of carbonate potash (Zawakhar), borax, long pepper, dry ginger, asafoetida, dry grapes each 10 grams together for preparing powder. Grind 40 grams sour yellow dock (Amalvet) with this mixture and make small tablets. Taking 1-1 tablets provides relief.
55. Stomach Ulcer: Samundri salt is beneficial for stomach.
56. Pneumonia: Fomenting chest from back and front with salt poultice (Packet) helps to loosen phlegm. It throws phlegm out and ends pain.
57. Tongue and Skin Senselessness: Mix 10 grams rock salt with 300 ml cold water and make syrup. After that, rub this syrup on affected part, it provides relief.
58. Surfeited: Mix 1-gram rock salt with 5 grams ground ginger. This medicine should be taken twice a day.
59. Progeny: If a woman feels pain in the head, she should understand that her uterus is dry. Grind rock salt, garlic, cuttle fish bone (Samundrafen) each 5 grams with water. Soak a cotton piece in this preparation. Keep this cotton in uterus mouth at the time of sleeping regularly three days. Its use clears the cause of progeny.
60. Clitoris and frenulum and labium majus: Bhagnaak and Bhagoshta: Grind black salt and make packet. Immerse this packet in ghee and toast it light. Fomenting affected part with this packet provides relief in pain.
61. Conception: Mix salt with mustard oil. Male should rub this mixture on penis and then sex with women. Embryo does not exist in the womb by its use.
62. Ears disease:
- Mix black salt with cow’s urine and heat. Pour it into the ear. Its use ends pain caused by winter.
- Mix little rock salt with goat’s milk and heat a little. All ear diseases are cured by its use.
- Mix salt with warm water and drop into ear. Bend ear below for throwing the water out. This formula throws ear worms out with water.
- Deafness ends within seven day by pouring rock slat mixed cow urine into the water.
- Dissolve salt with water and pour into the ear. Alive or dead insects come come out by its use. Thereafter clean your ear with cotton and pour panchguna oil into the ear.
- Mix ground sambhar salt with little water and drop into ear. After fifteen minutes, mix half gram sweet soda with lukewarm water and drop into the ear with the help of a syringe. Its use cleans ear dirt.
- Fomenting ribs with salt poultice (Packet) stops hiccup.
- Taking little quantity of rock salt and black salt with half-cup warm water prevents hiccups.
- Mix ¼ spoon of black salt, juice of half lemon and one spoon honey together. Taking it prevents hiccups.
- Boil 1-kilogram black mustard (Rae) with 60 ml water until remains ¼-quantity then mix rock salt according to taste. Taking regular this mixture prevents hiccups. Dripping water dissolved with rock salt prevents hiccups.
- Dissolve rock salt with water and pour into the nostrils. Its use stops hiccup.
64. Mouth Offensive Smell: Gargling with salt mixed warm water ends mouth smell.
65. Vilambika: Mix equal quantity of asafoetida, rock salt and honey together. Keep this preparation on 2.5 cm cloth and make a stick. Apply ghee on this stick and keep in anus.
- Grind equal quantity of rock salt, samundri salt, alkali, impure carbonate of potash, black salt, dry ginger, black pepper, small piper, piper chaba hunter (chavya), celery seed, lead wort, root of long pepper, toasted asafoetida, cumin seed and aniseed together for making powder. Taking this powder with water and whey provides relief in sprue.
- Grind equal quantity of lead wort’s bark, black salt and black pepper together and prepare powder. Take this preparation with whey. Its use cures sprue.
67. Weakness: Mix 10 grams salt with 300 ml cold water and make syrup. One should rub this syrup on muscles. Its use makes muscles strong.
- Mix salt with sour whey and take it regularly; it cures this disease.
- Grind equal quantity of rock salt, alkaline, Zawakhar, black salt, samundri salt, dry ginger, black pepper, piper, celery seeds, chavya, lead wort, pepper root, toasted asafoetida, cumin seed and aniseed together and prepare powder. Taking it with Zizphus mumunularia (Jhhadberi) decoction or whey provides relief.
- Take 1\4 gram red alum and salt with milk 3-4 times a day. Its ue provides relief in dysentery.
69. Fistula: Spread rock salt and honey on a 2.5 cm. cloth. Keep this stick into the anus. Its use ends fistula.
70. Sprain: If a person has become the victim of swelling because of hurt, prepare a poultice of rock salt or salt and foment affected part. Its use cures swelling and spasm.
71. Weakenning the Bone: Black salt added with raw sugar can be used for the treatment of hurt pain.
72. Excessive Thirst: Dissolve one pinch salt with one glass water. Taking 1-1 spoons repeatedly provides relief.
- Mix rock salt and Indian mustard (rai) in equal quantity and prepare powder. After that, take 6 grams powder with cow’s urine, it provides relief in dropsy.
- Mix equal quantity of rock salt, caraway, dry ginger, black pepper, cumin seed and small pepper with whey. This medicine decreases phlegm.
- Grind equal quantity of rock salt, small pepper and lead wort together for preparing powder. Take this mixture with juice or decoction of drumstick, Harar and Indian gooseberry. Taking this powder with this juice or decoction provides relief in spleen enlargement.
74. Nose Diseases:
- Dissolve 10 grams rock salt with 900 ml water and prepare syrup. Pour it into nose. Its use ends headache. This syrup is also useful for common cold and influenza.
- If anyone has been suffering from foreign body in nose or leech in nose, mix salt with water and drop into the nose.
75. Stomach Worms:
- Taking 2 grams salt before meal is useful for intestinal worms.
- One should take half spoon salt with warm water twice a day regularly for ten days. Its use throws intestinal worms out.
- Eight grams salt added water can be taken for intestinal worms.
- Grind one pinch rock salt, four black peppers and one spoon caraway together and prepare slender powder. After that, take this powder with water, it destroys intestinal worms and throws them out.
76. Head Ulcer (Arunshika): Grind 50 grams rock salt and 50 grams conessi bark (Kutaz) bark with cow’s urine and prepare paste. One should apply this paste on head. This cures the disease.
77. All type Pains:
- Grind black salt, dry ginger and Harar each three grams and prepare mixture. Boil about 30 grams mixture with water and drink in lukewarm condition. It helps to cure all the types of pain after 1-2 loose-motions.
- Grind black salt, asafoetida and dry ginger together and make fine powder. After that, take this powder with barley decoction, it ends heart pain, ribs pain, stomach pain and other diseases caused by constipation.
- Dissolve ground rock salt with water and make syrup. Pour it in nose. Its use breaks the senselessness.
- Grind equal quantity of rock salt, honey, mensal and black pepper together. Apply its collyrium in eyes for breaking senselessness.
79. Vagina: Mix grinded black salt with honey and salt. Apply it on the vagina makes soft and big.
80. Cracked Heels: Mix pure ghee with salt and apply on cracked heels, it provides relief.
81. Locomotor Altaxia: Dissolve 10 grams rock salt with 250 ml water. Sink feet in this water. Its use makes strong muscles of feet. It provides relief and keeps healthy to glands. It also increases blood circulation.
82. Skin Diseases:
- Taking bath with salt mixed warm water in winters provides relief in skin diseases.
- If anyone has been suffering from cracked and dry skin, mix salt with warm water and wash hands and feet with this water. It makes skin soft.
83. Nails’ wound: Grind salt with mangosteen (Aamchoor) and mix with water. Applying it cures nails’ wound and pain.
84. Epilepsy: Rubbing salt over patient hand’s palm provides relief.
85. Anaemia: Sprinkle black salt on 200 grams pieces of tomato. It helps to keep fit digestively system. Its use increase blood.
86. White Fleck: One pinch rock salt and six grams malaya tea (Babchi) can be used with water to get relief.
87. Burn from fire: Dissolve ground salt in water and apply it on the affected portions, it ends burning sensation.
88. Children Diseases:
- Take rock salt, aniseed, cardamom, asafoetida and powder of Bharangi with ghee or water, it cures surfeited, stomach gas, pain and other diseases.
- If any child suffers from stomach pain, foment the child stomach with cotton or give him salt mixed warm water to get relief.
- If any child weeps and does not drink milk, give him rock salt and sugar-candy with ghee. Grind long pepper, Indian atees, galls and nut-grass together for preparing fine powder. Give this powder with honey to child. Its use also provides relief.
- Grind rock salt, tircuta, big bondue nut and mountainous bondue nut. Mix ghee in this powder and take. Its use cures rickets.
89. Boils because of spider urine: Whenever spider urinates on any human body, a boils creates there. Applying ghee mixed salt provides relief.
90. Penis: If one wants to remove cover of his penis, immerse penis in salt syrup and pour this syrup on the penis. Its use removes penis cover.
- Smelling rock salt mixed with ghee regularly three days is useful to cure migraine.
- Licking salt and honey each half spoon is useful to get relief in migraine.
92. Body swelling: Mix rock salt with mustard oil and rub on body. It cures hands and feet swelling caused of winter.
93. Strengthening the body: Grind about 10 grams rock salt, 10 grams Indian gooseberry’s alkali, sulphur, and 2.5 grams Tatric together and prepare powder. Mix this powder with two lemon’s juice and make tablets like big plum. Taking one tablets makes body strong.
94. Goitre: One should take iodine salt with meal, it provides relief.
95. Method of preparing santrapt syrup: Keep on pouring salt into the water and shake well properly during this process. Shake salt in the water until it stops. This is called santrapt syrup.