Nayuruvi known as prickly chaff flower. Achyranthes aspera is the scientific name of the India prickly chaff flower, It is an important Ayurveda herb used specially for Kshara preparation which is used for cutting and healing the hemorrhoids mass and in fistula.
It is available throughout the tropical and subtropical regions, under altitude of 4100 meters. This plant grows throughout the tropical and warmer regions of the world. It is also found in many other countries of Asia as well as Africa, America, Europe and Australia. It is found to be the most prevalent herb in Shivbari sacred grove of Himachal Pradesh and an exotic medicinal plant of district Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh. Cylindrical tap root, slightly ribbed, 0.1-1.0 cm in thickness.Its root, leaves, seeds, and root flower (whole plant) all have different benefits and are used for treating many diseases.
Internal Benefits of Nayuruvi (Chaff Flower):
Treats various diseases such as leprosy, asthma, fistula, piles, arthritis, renal and cardiac dropsy, kidney stone, diabetes, skin disorders, gynecological disorders, gonorrhea, malaria, pneumonia, fever, cough, pyorrhea, dysentery, rabies, hysteria, toothache.
External Benefits of Nayuruvi (Chaff Flower):
Is used to treat for wounds, Ear pain, Redness in Eye, Migraine (Headache), Back ache, Boils, eczema.
How to consume Nayuruvi (Chaff Flower) Internally:
Morning - Mix 5 gms of powder in 100 ml water, Boil the content for few minutes. once the water gets warm, filter the content and drink it before food. Repeat the same for Evening Dosage after dinner.
How to Apply Nayuruvi (Chaff Flower) Externally:
Ear pain: Prepare juice of its powder by adding water and put few drops in ear to cure infection of ears.
Redness in Eye: Mix the powder with rose water and apply in eyes to cure eye infections.
Migraine: Smell this powder while suffering from migraine.
Black Ache: Take leaves of Apamarga and rub on affected areas on back.
Boils, wounds, eczema: Extract leaves juice and use this to wash wounds to heal quickly.
The Consumption details and benefits listed out in our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Any how you are requested to consult your Doctor before use.