Botanical Name : Pedalium Murex
English Name : Large caltrops
Tamil Name : யானை நெருஞ்சில் / Yaanai Nerunjil
Hindi Name : बड़ा गोखरू / bara Gokhru
Malayalam Name : ആണാണെരിന്നിൽ / Ananerinnil
Telugu Name : పల్లేరు / palleru
The leaves grow 1-4.5 cm long which are ovate, simple, and coarsely crenate-serrate. Its stalk grow 1-2mm long, flowers are 1.5- 2 cm, and sepals are 2mm long.
The Nerunjil podi is made from powdered seeds of Tribulus Terrestris, by consuming it as a water-based decoction one can easily eliminate the kidney stones, also it prevents further kidney stone formation in future.
Helps to Build Muscles
⇒ The Yaanai Nerunjil powder increases the secretion of harmones like testosterone.
⇒ It helps in improving the immune system by resolving its weakness and thus builds the muscles more stronger to increase the body strength.
⇒ Use a fine powder of Nerinjil along with mulethi, bhringraj and consume it twice a day for better improvement.
Reduction of Blood Pressure
⇒ The hypotensive properties of Large caltrops helps in controllig the high blood pressure, by consuming it daily the cholesterol levels will be reduced.
⇒ Mix ½ tbsp of Gokhru powder in a warm water and leave it overnight.
⇒ Consume water the next morning. Doing this will show considerable reduction in the blood pressure in a couple of months.
Taste – Astringent, Sweet
Potence – Coolant
Biotransformation – Sweet
Large Caltrops cures,
- Piles & spleen enlargement.
- Burning during urination,
It is extremely beneficial in nervine weakness, inflammation, constipation, body pains, muscular strength, and respiratory problems.
- Age up to 12 – Take 1/4 Spoon Nerunjil Podi
- Age above 12 – Take 1/2 Spoon Nerunjil Podi
How To Use
Take 100ml Warm Milk or Warm Water, mix this powder well and drink. Take it twice a day after intake of food and see the differences.