Dr.Jains Kulinjan Powder
Product Usage And Benefits:
- It is used in hoarseness of voice, sore throat.
It is known as Mahabhariv, Kulinjan in Sanskrit and Kulinjan, It lilatali in Hindi, Kulinjan in Gujrati, KosthaKolanjan, MotheKolanjan in Marathi
It is a shrub growing upto 2 feet in height. It is covered with leaves around 30-60 cm. broad and unctous. Vowers are greenish yellow and fruits are round and red. The rhizomes are similar to potatoes but aromatic. 2-5 cm. long, finger shaped, thick pieces are available in the market and they are used as Kolinjan. It was brought to India from Java and Sumatra. Now, it is available in Eastern Himalaya, South and Western parts of India. It mainly pacifies Kapha and Vatadosha. It dilates bronchial vessels. It is used in hoarseness of voice, sore throat, because it gives strength to the larynx. The powder of Kulinjan alleviates cold (sheetaprashaman), Lekhan and is stimulant. Kulinjan is usefftl when body temperature is reduced in excess or in shock. Kulinjan being irritant in nature, causes mouth ulcers and acidity if taken orally in large quantity.