Trikuta


TRIKUTA*


Introduction: Powder of long pepper, black peppers and dry ginger is called trikuta.

Useful in different diseases:

1. Collapse fever: Make a decoction by boiling trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), mustak root, trifala, katuki prakand, trichosanthes dioica, neem bark, vasapushp, Kirat tikt panchang and tinospora 15-25 grams each with water. Collapse fever is cured by taking this decoction thrice a day.

2. Collapse fever: Make a decoction by boiling trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), trifala (Beleric myrabalan, myrabalan chebulie and indian gooseberry), neem bark, trichosanthes dioica leaves, Pierorhiza, Indra barley, chiretta, stereospermum suaveolens and tinospora with water. After that, take this decoction twice a day. It is useful to cure collapse fever.

3. Cough: Mix fine powder of trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger) with honey and lick, it cures cough.

4. Constipation: Make the powder by grinding 30 grams trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), 30 grams trifala (Beleric myrabalan, myrabalan chebulie and Indian gooseberry), 50 grams five salt, 10 grams pomegranate seed and 10 grams big myrabalan chebulie together. After that, take 6 grams this powder with cool water twice a day. It is useful to eliminate constipation.

5. Liver diseases: Make the fine powder by grinding equal quantity of trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), trifala (Beleric myrabalan, myrabalan chebulie and indian gooseberry), pure sulphur, borax, liquorice, turmeric, bondue nut seeds and pure purgative croton together. Mix juice of flavieria repanda in this powder and store it for three days (Pestle this mixture between 3 days). Prepare tablets from above mixture and dry it in shadow. Taking 1 tablet after meals provides relief in the liver diseases.

6. Dropsy: Mix trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), impure carbonate of potash (Jawakhar) and rock salt with whey. Dropsy is cured by taking it.

7. Stomachache: Make the powder by grinding trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), caraway, lead-wort, juniper berry, black peppers and rock salt together. After that, take this powder with whey. It is useful to end stomachache caused by phlegm.

8. Jaundice: Make a decoction by boiling trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), male bamboo, chiretta, neem bark, Pierorhiza and tinospora 5 grams each with water. Filter this decoction and mix honey in it. Taking it cures jaundice within some days.

9. Children diseases: Make the powder by grinding trikuta (Black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger), rock salt, big Indian beech, padh and pahadi Indian beech together thereafter mix honey and ghee in it. Feeding this mixture to children is useful to cure rickets.