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