Sudhir Ahluwalia

What is the future of Ayurveda?

The ancient medicine systems like Ayurveda look at the human body holistically. They also believe that the body interacts with the environment and is influenced by it. Each individual is different and has varying needs. It was an observation based science. Scholars...
Black Cumin – Medicinal Properties

Black Cumin – Medicinal Properties

All herbal medicine systems (e.g., Unani, Tib, Ayurveda, Siddha) regard the seeds and oil as useful in treating a range of ailments. In Unani, black cumin seed is mentioned as an important remedy. Hippocrates recommends black cumin, or melanthion in Greek, to treat...
Cumin – Medicinal Properties

Cumin – Medicinal Properties

The primary medicinal properties of cumin are in the seeds, which are carminative, antispasmodic, antibacterial, astringent, antimicrobial, antidiabetic, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic. Cumin is an emmenagogue and galactogogue. It is used to relieve mild digestive...