Cardamom

Cardamom Powder

$ 16.94

Elettaria cardamomum

Sanskrit: Ela

Cardamom is a long stalked and glossy leaved perennial, thriving in jungles; renowned for its aromatic seed pods.

Rasa: Pungent, sweet

Virya: Cooling

Vipaka: Sweet

Guna: Light, dry

Dosha: VPK=, P+ in excess

Dhatu: Plasma, blood, nerve

Srotas: Digestive, respiratory, circulatory, nervous

Prabhava: Exceedingly sattvic and full of prana; excellent for kindling the agni without aggravating pitta, and regulating the flow of the vayus.

Actions: Aids healthy digestion, soothes occasional coughing, directs vata downwards, helps with occasional nausea, calms occasional hiccups, clears occasional congestion, supports healthy sexual function*

 

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.