Belgiri (Wood apple).
Ancient Holy Scriptures regard Bael fruit as one of the best ayurvedic medicines for various stomach related disorders. The tree is native of India. The fruit takes about 10 to 11 months to ripe. Wood Apple is sweet, aromatic and astringent in nature. Bael fruit is a single remedy for problems such as; tuberculosis, hepatitis, dysentery, constipation, peptic ulcer, piles etc. It is one of the few Ayurvedic plants whose entire parts from root to leaves are used to cure different disorders.
Source of our Belgiri.
Our Belgiri powder comes from pesticide free farms of North India. An extra effort is given to ensure that the plant grows in the most optimum climatic conditions.
1. Can cure diarrhoea, cholera, haemorrhoids.
The tannin present in the fruit helps cure; Diarrhoea, Cholera and piles related problems.
2. Reduces gastric ulcer:
The Phenolic compound present in Bael fruit help use acidic environment in stomact and thus it helps in reducing gastric ulcers.
3. Antimicrobial property:
The antimicrobial property of Bael fruit fights against viral, bacterial, fungal disorders.
4. Can cure scurvy:
Bael is rich in viatamin C and thus it can cure Scurvy.
5. Can control cholesterol:
Bael can control cholesterol level in blood.
8. Can be used to treat heart diseases:
The juice of ripe bael fruit when mixed with ghee and added to daily diet prevents heart diseases. This is a traditional method which has been used for ages to treat diseases like heart strokes and attacks.
9. Can prevent constipation:
Bael fruit is one of the best natural medicine to cure constipation. Adding small amount of black pepper to the juice and consuming it regularly removes toxins from the intestines, it also cures indigestion.
10. Can control diabetes:
Bael supports and strengthens pancreas and helps it produce enough amount of insulin which is necessary to control sugar level in the blood.
How to use?
Bael powder can be used to make bael juice. Mix sufficient quantity of fruit powder with water, add honey to improve the taste.
.Word of caution.
The bael juice does not have major side-effects.