Shoe flower’ plant is planted in the gardens, house-pot and temple’s garden because of the beauty of flowers. Some people have knowledge about its remedy qualities. Its plant is 150-270 centimeters high, which leaves are evergreen. Its leaves are 3 centimeters long, 2 centimeters wide, smooth, golden and in egg shape. Its flower is dark red, saffron and 4-6 inches diameter. Its buds are round, which have many seeds. Its flower is excessively used to prepare medicines.
There are many kinds of shoe flower as - White, red and chorous color etc. White shoe flower is very useful. Coat juice of red shoe’s flower on knife and cut the lemon from it, it brings out red color juice like blood from lemon.
Shoe flower’s plant is planted in gardens, temples’ gardens and house because of different color, beauty and interesting flowers. Its flower is single, double, red, white or red with white, purple and orange etc. Red or red with white shoe’s flower is very useful.
Shoe flower’s plant is pungent and sweet in taste, cool and hot in nature, small, smooth and heavy. It increases body strength and stomach worms and generates vomiting. Its flowers are used for worship. It is useful for the treatment of inflammation, piles, sperm disorders, spermtorrhoea, leucorrhoea and diarrhoea.
Shoe flower: Its flower is heavy, small and bitter. It increases hair.
Name in different languages:
English : Shoe flower and China rose
Scientist name : Hibiscus Rosa sinensis
Family name : Malvakes
Gujarat : Jesus
Marathi : Jaswand and Jasundi
Telugu : Dasani, pubbu and Dasnamu
Punjab : Gudhal
Parsian : Angira
Bengal : Iawagal jaba
Kannada : Dasnal
Tamil : Kebrate
Malayalam : Chempruti
Color: Shoe’s flower is red and pink.
Taste: It is vapid and interesting.
Structure: Shoe flower’s plant shape is medium. Mostly, it is planted in gardens and small gardens. Its leaves are big like malabar nut leaves. Its flower is big and dark red.
Nature: It is cool in nature.
Precaution: Taking over quantity of shoe flower may be the cause of catarrh.
Removing bad effect: Sugar candy removes the bad effects of shoe flower.
Compare: Shoe’s flower can be compared with chandani flower.
Dosage: 3-6 grams flower, 10-20 milliliters juice and 3-6 grams paste of shoe flower can be taken.
Quality: Shoe flower is cool, sweet and smooth. It can be taken to increase the body strength. It increases stomach worms and generates vomiting. Taking it ends many problems of the hair. Its flower is light, bitter and generates retention in evacuation. Its flower increases hair and makes the heart happy. The flower of it cures insanity caused by cold. Flowers, leaves and fruit of it should be taken in the condition of insanity. Shoe flower increases the memory power, sexual power and makes sperm thick.
According to Ayurveda - Shoe flower is sweet, bitter and pungent in taste, smooth and cool in nature. It eliminates gas and phlegm. It is useful for the treatment of hair problems, anuria-dysuria, swelling, contracting, gonorrhoea, weakness of the heart and memory, diarrhoea, night fall and metrorrhagia. It makes strong to the womb’s offspring.
According to Unani - Shoe flower becalms the brain and makes the heart healthy. It ends bad thinking of the brain. It increases the memory power and sexual power. It is very useful to cure gonorrhoea. Apply a paste of show leaves on the affected part; it ends swelling and inflammation of the skin.
According to Scientists: Shoe’s flower contains iron, fasforas, calcium, riboflavin, thiamin, niacin and vitamin-C in less quantity. Its leaves contain little quantity of carotene. Taking its flowers cure many types of diseases.
Precaution: Shoe flower is harmful for the cool natured person.
Useful in different diseases:
1. Lack of blood: Taking 1 spoon powder of dried fruit of shoe flower with one cup milk twice a day for some months regularly cures anemia and enhances the body power.
2. Bile disorder: Taking juice of leaves of white shoe flower with sugar is useful to get relief in bile disorder.
- Grind root of white shoe flower, gopi sandal, black soil and pot able soil with milk. After that, take this mixture, abortion does not occur.
- Fry 5 buds of white shoe flower with ghee and mix sugar in it to make syrup. After that, give this syrup to the women from second month of pregnancy for two months regularly, it ends fear of abortion.
- Fry 4-5 buds of white shoe flower with ghee. Take these buds with sugar and drink fresh milk of cow twice a day for 7 days regularly, it cures leucorrhoea.
- Make the powder by grinding root of white show flower, lotus’s root and bark of white semal together. After that, take 6 grams this powder with milk and sugar candy twice a day regularly, it cures leucorrhoea and spermatorrhoea.
- Mix 10-12 ground buds of shoe flower and milk with rice’s water (Wash rice with water). After that, take this preparation twice a day, it provides relief in leucorrhoea.
- Make the powder by grinding equal quantity of root of white shoe flower, lotus’ root and bark of soft semal together. After that, take 4-6 grams this powder with water, it provides relief in leucorrhoea.
- Grind root of white shoe flower with milk and mix sugar in it. Taking it twice a day regularly provides relief in leucorrhoea, syphilis and spermatorrhoea. Pungent, hot and oily foods should be not taken after taking it.
5. Metrorrhagia: Grind 10-12 buds of shoe flower with milk and give it to the patient twice a day, it cures metrorrhagia. Rice and milk should be taken during this process. Or Fry flowers of shoe with ghee and take it with ground sugar (Bura), it also cures metrorrhagia.
6. Piles and Blood diarrhoea:
- Fry buds of white shoe flower with ghee and mix sugar and cobra saffron in this to prepare small tablets. After that, take these tablets twice a day, it provides relief in piles.
- Fry buds of shoe flower with ghee and mix sugar candy and cobra saffron in it. After that, take it twice a day, it provides relief in blood diarrhoea.
7. Udakmeh: Taking leaves or flowers of shoe is useful to cure udakmeh.
- Taking 5 buds of shoe flower with sugar for 14 days regularly cures baldhead.
- Apply juice of shoe flower in the hair regularly, prevents hair falling.
- Grind shoe flowers with urine of black cow and apply it on the head, it grows hair and cures alopecia.
- Apply paste of leaves of shoe flower on the head and wash after two hours. Using this process regularly makes the hair strong and provides coolness in the head.
- Boil equal quantity of oil of shoe flower and olive oil together until it remains only oil then fill it in bottle. Rubbing this oil in hair’s root makes the hair golden and long.
- Grind fruit of shoe flower with urine of black cow and apply it on the head; it cures alopecia and also increases hair.
- Grind shoe flowers and bhrangraj flowers with sheep’s milk then put it in iron pot for 7 days. After seven days, mix oil of bhrangraj’s panchang in this preparation and keep it. Boil this mixture and apply it in the hair at night and wash in the morning, it will make the hair long, strong and black.
9. Hair problems:
- Applying juice of shoe flower on the head is useful to increase hair.
- Rub a paste of shoe flower leaves in the hair root before 2 hours of bathe regularly makes the hair strong and feels coolness in the head
- Make a paste by grinding equal quantity of leaves and flowers of shoe flower together. Apply this paste in the hair at night and wash in the morning. Using this process regularly makes the hair strong.
- Boil equal quantity of juice of fresh shoe flower and olive oil together until it remains only oil then fill it in the bottle. After that, apply this oil in hair root after taking bath regularly, it makes the hair strong and golden.
- Mix ground flowers of shoe with urine of black cow and apply it on the head, it cures alopecia and increases hair.
10. Use shoe flower’s oil for coolness: Boil one kg garica’s oil with one kg juice of shoe flower’s on light fire until it remains oil then mix panhi, cuscus, cyperus, spikenard and indian valerian rhizome it. After that, apply his oil on the head, it increases memory power. Consequently, you will feel coolness in the head.
- Take 6-12 grams powder of fruit of shoe flower with vinegar twice a day, it cures dysmenorrhoea.
- Grind flowers of red shoe with vinegar and take it in 5 grams quantity, it cures dysmenorrhoea.
- Taking ground flowers of shoe with water is useful to make menstrual excretion normal.
12. Memory power and sexual power: Grind dried leaves and dried flowers of shoe together then fill it in the bottle. After that, take one spoon this powder with one cup of sweet milk regularly, it increases memory and sexual power.
13. Mouth blisters: Wash root of shoe flower and make pieces of 1-1 inches. Chew 1 piece 3-4 times in a day and split saliva, it cures mouth blisters within 1-2 days.
14. White flecks: Taking 4 flowers of shoe twice a day for two years regularly is useful to get relief in white flecks.
- Cough is cured by taking a decoction of shoe flower’s root.
- Taking 5-7 grams ground shoe flower with honey is beneficial to cure cough.
- Grind root of white shoe flower with cow milk and mix fine powder of citron seeds in it. After that, give this preparation to the women at period of menstrual excretion, it provides relief in conception.
- Taking 30-50 milliliters juice of root and flowers of shoe in the morning is useful.
17. Contraception: Grind shoe flowers with vinegar and mix 50 grams old jaggery in it. After that, take this mixture regularly 3 days at period of menstrual excretion, is ends fear of pregnancy.
- Grind 11 leaves of shoe flower with water and filter it. Mix 8 grams impure carbonate of potash and 25 grams sugar candy in this mixture. After that, take it twice a day, it provides relief in gonorrhoea.
- Taking two flowers of shoe with sugar cake twice a day for one week regularly is useful to get relief in gonorrhoea.
19. Syphilis wound: Taking a decoction of leaves of shoe flower is beneficial to get relief in wound caused by syphilis.
20. Darud disease: Boil equal quantity of juice of shoe flower and sesamem oil together then fill it in the bottle after filtering. Darud disease is cured by applying this oil.
21. Swelling: Make a paste by grinding leaves of shoe flower with water and apply it on the affected part, it reduces swelling.
22. Blood warmth:
- Immerse 100 grams petal (without stem) of shoe flower in clean juice of lemon in glass pot and put it in moon light after closing its top. In the next morning, crush this mixture with this water and filter it. Mix 650 grams sugar candy or sugar and one bottle rosewater in this preparation and store it two bottles. Close both top and put it in sun light for two days. These bottles should be shacked during these days. When the sugar candy mix in it then it turns into syrup. After that, take 15-40 milliliters this syrup, it ends blood warmth. It is useful for the treatment of headache, vomiting, senselessness, giddiness, epistaxis, blood diarrhoea, eyes burning sensation, anorexia, chest burning sensation, insanity, sleeplessness and sunstroke.
- Put 100 grams shoe flower in glass pot and squeeze 2 pieces of lemon in this pot then close its top at overnight. In the next morning, crush this mixture and filter it. Mix 800 grams sugar candy, 200 ml juice of gule gajban, 200 ml juice of sweet pomegranate’ and 200 ml orange juice in it. Boil this mixture on light fire until it makes dark then put it down. Mix 250 grams musk mallow, 3 grams ambar and rose in it after that shake it. After that, take this syrup, it becalms the heart and brain. It is also useful to cure insanity, leucorrhoea and fever caused by bile.
23. Cold and catarrh: Chew 4-5 flowers of shoe with 4-5 black peppers, it provides relief in cold and catarrh within some days.
24. Heart weakness:
- Taking juice of 8-10 shoe flowers with 1 spoon sugar candy is useful to end weakness of the heart.
- Grind 3-4 buds of shoe flower and take it twice a day regularly; it provides relief in heart weakness.
25. Fever: Grind 10-12 buds or flowers of shoe and take it twice a day, it provides relief in fever caused by bile.
26. Fever caused by bile: Taking syrup of shoe flower is beneficial to get relief in fever caused by bile.
27. Bile enlargement: Grind 10-12 buds or flowers of shoe and take it, it provides relief in headache, vomiting, nausea and inflammation caused by bile enlargement.
28. Insanity: Grind 10-12 buds or flowers of shoe and give it to the patient twice a day, it ends insanity.
29. Body strength: Make the powder by grinding dried leaves of shoe flower and mix equal quantity of sugar in it. After that, take 10 grams this mixture for 40 days regularly, it increases sexual power and the body power. It also ends weakness caused by sex.
30. Throat diseases: Mix syrup of shoe flower with cherry plum’s water and take it, it cures many diseases of the throat.