Green coriander full of strength-
Finely chop chopped coriander leaves over a bowl of your hot soup or your favorite pavbhaji
Sprinkling is tempting, it also has a lot of medicinal properties. Its leaves, stems, seeds and roots, each impart a different flavour.
Goodness of Coriander in English-
The beautiful leaves of the picture are a powerful natural cleansing element. It is effectively used to clean heavy metals and toxic elements from the body. Coriander is used to treat allergies, bladder irritation (burning sensation while passing the bladder) and skin-related allergic inflammation. This improves vitality and reduces pain. Rich in iron and vitamin A, B and C, it increases nutritional value when used in food. Digestion of food increases and hunger can be reduced.
Benefits of Coriander in English-
Diarrhea and allergy: Soak 1 teaspoon coriander in water overnight. Boil, sieve and drink.
Headache: Apply the juice of soft coriander leaves on the forehead.
Excess bleeding in menstruation: Take a dense decoction of coriander seeds with milk.
Eye drops: Wash eyes regularly with the juice of coriander leaves. Coriander seeds decoction relaxes red and dry eyes.
Acne and black warts: Put a pinch of turmeric in the juice of soft coriander leaves and apply on the face and wash off after drying.
Animal cutting: Drink 6-7 teaspoon coriander juice. And apply the paste on the cut area.
Mouth ulcers: coriander seeds brew drink and wash with.
Halitosis (bad breath): take certain powder of seeds at intervals.
Skin blisters: drink a decoction of the seeds. Boil 1 spoon of coriander seeds in water and apply its paste on the affected area.
Dryness of the mouth, stomach ache, piles: Drink a decoction of coriander seeds.
Hemorrhage: Apply juice of coriander leaves to the nose.
This description was written by Dr. Nisha Manikantan, Senior Ayurveda Consultant of Art of Living.