Curd

अम्लपाकरसं ग्राहि गुरुष्णं दधि वातजितं।

मेदः शुक्रबलश्लेष्मपित्त रक्ताग्नि शोफ कृत॥

रोचिष्णु शस्तमरुचॊ शीतके विषमज्वरे।

पीनसे मूत्रकृच्छ्रे च रुक्षं तु ग्रहणी गदे॥

Reference अष्टांग हृदयं, सूत्र स्थान (5/29-30)

Medicinal Properties of Curd

Rasa (Taste) : Amla (Sour)

Guna (Properties) : Grahi (Constipative), Ushna (Hot), Guru (Heavy)

Virya (Potency) : Ushna (Hot)

Vipaka (Metabolic end effect) : Amla (Sour)

Effects on dosha : Pacifies – Vata, Aggravates – Pitta and Kapha

Curd Increases:-

  • Meda (lipids/obesity)
  • Shukra (virility)
  • Bala (strength)
  • Kapha, Rakta, Pitta, Agni
  • Sopha (edema)

Curd Cures:-

  • Aruchi (Anorexia)
  • Sita javra (Chilling fever)
  • Visama javra (Intermittent fever)
  • Vatik pinasa (Rhinitis)
  • Mutrakruchra (Dysuria)

Curd is very useful in Grahni roga (Irritable Bowel Syndrome-IBS) after removing its cream.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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अम्लपाकरसं ग्राहि गुरुष्णं दधि वातजितं। मेदः शुक्रबलश्लेष्मपित्त रक्ताग्नि शोफ कृत॥ रोचिष्णु शस्तमरुचॊ शीतके विषमज्वरे। पीनसे मूत्रकृच्छ्रे च रुक्षं तु ग्रहणी गदे॥ Reference अष्टांग हृदयं, सूत्र स्थान (5/29-30) Medicinal Properties of Curd Rasa (Taste) : Amla (Sour) Guna (Properties) : Grahi (Constipative), Ushna (Hot), Guru (Heavy) Virya (Potency) : Ushna (Hot) Vipaka (Metabolic end effect) : Amla (Sour) Effects...