Thanks for pointing out the source of the info. Credit for the info
goes to you. In a hurry I forgot to mention the website reference.
Sorry. In future, I shall definitely quote the proper reference
whenever I collect info from websites.
Thanks and regards,
Mahadeswara Swamy, Ph.D.
On Jan 6, 10:44 am, Pankaj Oudhia <pankajoud...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks Swamy ji for sharing valuable information. The entire paragraph
> "According to Ayurveda, roots are useful in Hydrophobia----" is copied from
> my online article at Botanical.com.
> Hoping that you have missed to quote the reference. Revised version on this
> article is available in pankajoudhia.com
> Pankaj Oudhia
> On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 11:05 AM, tanay bose <tanaybos...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > nice write its also used as a veg in bengal
> > tanay
> > On Wed, Jan 5, 2011 at 8:10 PM, M Swamy <swamy.c...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Photos taken on 5.12.2010 . Location: Sayyaji Rao Road Mysore .
> >> On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 9:38 AM, M Swamy <swamy.c...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> - *Botanical Name : *Ficus Racemosa
> >>> - *Family Name : *Moraceae
> >>> - *Common Name : *Cluster Fig, Indian Fig, Crattock, Rumbodo,
> >>> Atteeka, Redwood Fig
> >>> - *Part Used : *Bark, Root, Latex, Fruits
> >>> - *Habitat : *It is cultivated all over india and also grows wild in
> >>> many forests and hill areas.
> >>> *Uses : *1. Unripened fruits used as vegetable in Southern India.
> >>> Infact these are sold in the market.
> >>> 2. According to Ayurveda, roots are useful in hydrophobia
> >>> whereas bark is acrid, cooling, galactagogue and good for gynaecological
> >>> disorders. Fruits are astringent to bowels, styptic, tonic and useful in the
> >>> treatment of leucorrhoea, blood disorders, burning sensation, fatigue,
> >>> urinary discharges, leprosy, menorrhagia, epistaxis and intestinal worms.
> >>> According to Unani system of medicine, leaves are astringent to bowels and
> >>> good in case of bronchitis whereas fruits are useful in treatment of dry
> >>> cough, loss of voice, diseases of kidney and spleen. Bark is useful in
> >>> Asthma and piles. Latex is applied externally on chronic infected wounds to
> >>> alleviate edema, pain and to promote the healing. The tender leaf buds are
> >>> applied on the skin, in the form of paste, to improve the complexion.
> > --
> > *Tanay Bose*