As a traditional herbal remedy its uses include: diuretic (helps the body shed water), relieve diarrhea and bowel spasms, relieve morning sickness, and ease carpal tunnel syndrome.
Dosha – Vata, Pita, Kapha
Used in cooking vegetables, bean/lentil, rice, chicken/fish curries, and bread. Add to salad and yogurt.
*The above does not offer medical advice. Please consult your doctor for any health-related or medicinal uses of the above spice.