||After the meals,
take one piece of Clove (Laung) and suck on it slowly.
This gives instant relief and helps in reducing other
problems arising out of acidity.
||Eat a tomato everyday before your
breakfast for a couple of months. This really helps.
Next drink a half glass of Nimbu pani (lemon juice in
water) every morning before tea.
||Bite a clove. Clove
oil is an excellent remedy for toothaches.
||Drink 1 tsp. of mint juice mixed with
an equal amount of honey and lemon juice.
|Cough & Cold
||Dissolve a 1/2 tsp. of turmeric powder
in half a cup of hot sweetened milk and drink for
||Boil tea leaves, mint & a bit of
ginger. Mix with a dash of honey and drink it hot for
||Sprinkle a mixture of powdered
cardamom and rock sugar (misri) over the tongue.
||Rub the area with a paste of soft mud
and salt in order to avoid swelling.
|Burns & scalds
||Place a crushed onion on the affected
part & cover with a bandage.
|Stains in teeth
||Add a drop of clove oil to the
toothpaste before brushing your teeth OR Sprinkle a
little table salt on your toothpaste before brushing
your teeth .
||Have an apple or guawa to cure
||Keep a whole cardamom or clove in the
mouth to subside the sensation of vomiting.
|Acne & Pimples
||Do not try to prick and peel the acne
as this can leave permanent marks on the face. Rub whole
nutmeg with milk on a grinding stone and apply this
paste. Leave until dry then wash.
||Take 10/12 pieces of Raisin (Munnakka),
wash and remove the seeds and then boil them with a
glass of milk. Drink this milk and eat the raisins. Next
day you will have a normal bowel movements.
|Ear ache & infection
||Take two cloves of Garlic. Remove the
skin. Put them in two spoons of Mustard Oil in a small
pan and warm it up on low heat. When the garlic starts
turning black (burning) then turn off the heat. Sieve
the contents. When the oil becomes lukewarm, then using
a cotton stub, put 2 to 4 drops in the aching ear.
||Take a teaspoon of table salt and mix
with a cup of hot water. Gargling with this mix 3 - 4
times a day is helpful in giving relief to throat
||Take few almonds and immerse them in a
cup of water in the evening. Next morning, after
removing the red skin, grind the almonds. Then mix the
ground almonds with a glass of milk and boil. When it
has boiled, then mix a spoonful of Ghee and one
spoonfuls of sugar. When it is lukewarm, then drink it.
Do this for 15 to 40 days. It helps in improving memory
and also brings vitality to the body.
||Drink a glass of warm water with 2-3
drops of lime juice. Do not eat anything for at least
half an hour before & after taking it.
||Apply turmeric powder to the wound. It
will stop the bleeding immediately and the wound will
also heal faster.
||Take a teaspoon of ginger juice mixed
with pinch of a salt.
|Insect bites and stings
||Wash the affected area with vinegar.
||Take a spoonful of ginger juice mixed
with equal parts of honey two or three times a day.
||Take honey. It will relieve the
itchiness as it moisturizes the throat .