Staff tree’s creepers are found especially in Punjab, Kashmir and other areas of India. Its creeper spreads and climbs upon other trees. Its bent branches have white marks. Its leaves are sharp, triangle shape, 2 to 4 inches long and three inches wide. Its flower grows with new leaves in April and June month. Its fruits grow and ripe in the winter season.
Name in Different Languages:
Hindi : Malkangni
Sanskrit : Jyotishmati
Marathi : Malkangonni
Gujarati : Malkangnni
Bengali : Latafatki
English : Staff tree
Latin : Celestrus Panniquletas
Color: Staff tree’s flowers are yellow and green color.
Taste: Its taste is bitter, sour and spicy.
Nature: Staff tree’s nature is hot in nature.
Dosage: 1 to 2 grams powder of staff tree seeds and 5 to 15 drops juice of Staff tree can be taken.
Staff tree is useful for the treatment of paralysis, joints pain, bery-bery, asthma, urine diseases, itching, piles, impotence, ringworm, wound, white leprosy, swelling and memory weakness. It is the best medicine to abandon habit of eating opium.
Useful in Different Diseases:
1. White leprosy: Mix equal quantity of staff tree’s oil and psoralea seed’s oil together. After that, rub it on the affected part twice a day regularly, it is useful to provide relief in white leprosy.
2. Opium Habit: Drink one spoon juice of staff tree’s leaves with two spoons water thrice a day, it helps to abandon the habit of taking opium.
3. Ringworm: Grind staff tree and black pepper together to make the fine powder and apply on ringworm, it cures this disease.
4. Bloody piles: Grind seeds of staff tree with cow’s urine and prepare a paste. After that, apply it on itching part regularly, it is useful to provide relief in bloody piles.
5. Itching: Grind seeds of staff tree with cow’s urine and apply it on itching parts. It is beneficial to provide relief in itching.
- Grind one puffed sugar cake and seeds of staff tree with water and make a paste and apply, it provides relief in bleeding.
- In the starting of disease, one should take 10-15 drops of staff tree’s oil with milk or cream twice a day regularly, it cures the disease.
- Eating seeds of staff tree with dry ginger is useful. In the starting, one should take only one seed and after this increase one by one seeds till fifty seeds. After fifty days decreases 1-1 seeds day by day and take one seed with dry ginger at last day. Eating it is useful to increase urine quantity and decrease swelling. It cures senselessness and makes body veins healthy. Keep attention: Take only one, staff tree’s oil or staff tree’s seed.
7. Asthma: Grind equal quantity of staff tree seeds and small cardamom together and take half spoon quantity of this medicine with honey twice a day, it cures this disease.
8. To increase memory power: Mix seeds of staff tree, orrisa root, cedar and Indian atees together. Take it with one spoon ghee regular twice a day; it makes the mind fast and fresh. Taking 5-10 drops oil of staff tree with butter is beneficial to make the mind fast.
9. Sleeplessness: Grind equal quantity of staff tree seeds, rauwolfia serpentina (Sarpgandha), Indian nard (Zatamansi) and sugar-candy together. Taking one spoon powder with honey is useful for disease.
10. Eyesight: Rub with staff tree oil on the feet soles regularly, it is beneficial to increase eyesight.
11. Headache: Take 2-2 drops oil of staff tree and oil of almond with a sugar-cake in the morning on stale mouth and after that drink one cup of milk. Using this treatment regularly is useful to get relief in chronic headache and migraine.
12. Tongue and Skin Senselessness: Take one seed of staff tree in first day and second day increases one seed more. In this way increase day by day one seed till fifty seeds. After fifty days, decrease one by one seeds till at last only one seed. It increases urine quantity, but it is not harmful. Thus, it ends tongue and skin senselessness.
- Apply ten drops of staff tree’s oil on betel-leaf and chew; it is beneficial to end impotence. The patient should take milk and ghee in more quantity during treatment.
- Boil fifty grams seeds of staff tree and 25 grams loaf-sugar with half kilogram cow’s milk until the milk changes into condensed milk then put down and make thick tablets. After that, take 1-1 tablets with cow’s milk twice a day regularly. It is beneficial to end impotence.
- Mix seeds of staff tree and Kheer together and take, it ends impotence.
14. Amenorrhoea: Three grams seeds of staff tree with lukewarm milk should be taken to make menstrual excretion normal.
15. Weakness: Mix 2 to 10 drops oil of staff tree and butter or milk and take twice a day regularly, it increases memory power and ends weakness.
- Grind leaves of staff tree and wood of pterocarpus massupium (vijaysar) with milk. Drinking this syrup is beneficial to make menstrual excretion normal.
- Grind staff tree leaves then fry with ghee and eat, it starts menstrual excretion.
- Grind leaves of staff tree, pterocarpus massupium, sajjikshar and orrisa root with cold milk. Drinking it helps to make menstrual excretion normal.
17. Shooting: Grind seeds of staff tree and apply on the affected part regularly, it recovers wound early.
18. Sperm Diseases: Mix forty ml oil of staff tree, eighty grams ghee and 120 grams honey together in a lead pot. After that, take six grams prepared medicine twice a day. It is useful to cure impotence and tuberculosis.
19. Eczema: Grind staff tree leaves and black pepper together then apply, it cures eczema.
20. Brain Worms:
- One should eat only one seed of staff tree in first day, second day eat two seeds and three day should eat three seeds. Thus increase 1-1 seed day by day till 21 days and after that decrease 1-1 seeds day by day till one seed. Eat these seeds and after that drink milk, it ends brain weakness.
- Take about three grams powder of staff tree’s seeds with milk twice a day regularly; it is beneficial to increase memory power.
- Grind twenty grams seeds of staff tree and ten grams caraway to make the fine powder. After that, take one gram powder twice a day regularly, it is useful to get relief in rheumatism.
- Grind staff tree, black cumin seed, caraway, fenugreek and sesame each 10 grams, now boil with oil and filter. Rub prepared mixture on the affected parts, it cures rheumatism.
22. Locomotor Altaxia (Chalvibhram): Mix decoction of staff tree’s seeds with 2-4 cloves. Taking forty grams mixture twice a day regularly is beneficial to get relief in this disease.
23. Paraplegia: Taking 10-15 drops oil of staff tree makes the body sensitive. It also ends the pus of bones.
24. Nails disease: Grind well seeds of staff tree and make the paste and apply, it ends nails burning sensation and pain.
25. Nails Wound: One should apply ground seeds of staff tree on nails. It recovers wound and ends burning sensation of nails quickly.
26. Epilepsy: Mix staff tree oil and musk together. Sucking this preparation ends epilepsy’s fits.
27. Body senselessness: Take 10 to 25 drops oil of staff tree, it is useful to cure this disease.
28. Increasing penis: Grind toasted borax and mix with staff tree’s oil. Rubbing it on the penis twice a day regularly makes the penis fat, hard and long.
29. To get body power (Tonic): Fry 250 grams seeds of staff tree with cow’s ghee. Grind this preparation with 250 grams loaf-sugar and prepare the fine powder. After that, take six grams this powder with cow’s milk twice a day regularly. It is beneficial to develop body power. One’s should take it regularly for forty days.