Botanical Name : Ficus Religiosa
English Name : Sacred Fig
Tamil Name : அரச விதை / Arasa vithai
Hindi Name : अस्वत्थ बीज / Aswattha Beej
Malayalam Name : अस्वत्थ बीज / A rayal / pippalam
Telugu Name : పిప్పలము ఆకు / pippalamu
Arasa Maram is a large semi-evergreen or dry-season deciduous tree that grows up to 30 m tall, and the trunk has up to 3 m diameters. The scientific name of this tree is Ficus religiosa and the leaves of the tree have a cordate shape that contains a distinctive extended drip tip. The seeds of this tree can germinate even on other trees, and the seeds are usually dispersed by birds. The seeds are refrigerant, laxative, and alternative.
Arasa Vithai is completely packed with a number of health benefits owing to the presence of minerals and fiber contained in it. The powder proves amazing for your body health too. It is mainly used to gain physical strength and increase sperm cells.
Health Benefits of Arasa Vithai Podi (Sacred Fig Seed Powder)
Asthma is a deadly disease as it blocks your breathing, preventing oxygen from getting into your lungs and to other organs in your body.
Due to the increasing amounts of harmful pollution and dust around us, asthma has become a very common ailment, particularly among young children.
Regular intake of the Arasa vithai powder can give you remarkable benefits and changes in your health, just mix the powder with milk and drink twice a day to help with your asthma.
Good for oral Health
The Sacred Fig powder is also extremely good for your oral health. You can also chew on the twigs of this tree. This prevents tooth decay.
Chewing on the twigs can help to remove any bacteria that are present in your mouth, thus preventing infections or diseases of any kind. It also removes the stain from your tooth.
Helps with constipation
It’s significant to keep your digestive system in a good condition. Clearing your digestive system regularly is very important as it ensures the smooth functioning of your body.
The Sacred Fig seed powder can be mixed with jaggery and anise seed powder to relieve you from digestive problems. Have this mix before sleep, it will help clear out your system and provide relief from constipation.
Diabetes is one of the deadly diseases but you don’t worry, because the sacred fig seed powder can prevent you. It can help you lower the sugar level in your blood and keep you protected.
All you need is powdered peepal fruit, along with powdered Haritaki fruit powder. This will help you lower your blood sugar.
Treat skin problems
The Sacred Fig Seed Powder has healing and anti-irritation properties, as well as the health benefits of salicylic acid herbicide to relieve itchy skin.
How to Consume Arasa Vithai Podi
Morning – Take five gms of powder in 100 ml of water and boil them for some minutes. After the water getting warm, filter them, and drink before food. Repeat the same for the Evening after Dinner.
There are no side effects in using this product. Seek medical advice for the usage of this product during pregnancy.
Harvesting & Manufacturing Methods
All herbs are 100% naturally harvested, dried, and pulverized without the chemical interactions that assure the natural herb powders.