pongamia pinnata psoriasis, pongamia pinnata oil psoriasis, karanja oil psoriasis

How Karanja–Pongamia Pinnata Helps to Heal Psoriasis and Dry Skin

pongamia pinnata psoriasis, pongamia pinnata oil psoriasis, karanja oil psoriasis

pongamia pinnata psoriasis, pongamia pinnata oil psoriasis, karanja oil psoriasis

Karanja which has a botanical name as Pongamia Pinnata is an important plant which is recommended in texts of Ayurveda for psoriasis. It belongs to Fabaceae family. These trees are distributed throughout India up to 1200 feet height from sea level.

Texts of Ayurveda eulogise this plant with various names based on its physical features. It is explained as follows.

pongamia pinnata psoriasis, pongamia pinnata oil psoriasis, karanja oil psoriasis

pongamia pinnata psoriasis, pongamia pinnata oil psoriasis, karanja oil psoriasis

It is known as Karanaja, since it colours water. The inflorescence looks very beautiful like a garland at night hence it is Naktamaala.  The flowers bloom in bunches and Ayurveda acharyas praise it as Gucchapushpaka. The seeds of this plant when processed yield an oil which looks like ghee hence the name Ghritapoora. The leaves of pongamia are shiny and have oily texture, thus the name Singhdhapatra.

In India it is regionally known by different names. It is known as Dithouri in Hindi, Indian beech in English, Pongum in Tamil and Malayalam, Honge mara in kannada.

Medicinal Properties of Karanja or Pongamia Pinnata

 Acharya charaka has grouped this herb under name Kandughna. This means the herb which helps to reduce itching in skin diseases. Hence this herb is usually recommended in skin conditions like psoriasis and dry skin. Karanja is an ingredient of PSORIBAN cream for Psoriasis and Dry skin.

This herb tastes bitter, pungent and acts as astringent. It is hot in potency and penetrates the deep tissues. It is light and gets absorbed quickly. All these qualities help Pongamia pinnata to reach the deep layers of skin and repair it from inside.  It normalises Kapha and vata. Kapha and vata mainly cause itching and dryness in psoriasis. The leaves, seeds and karanja oil are used for medicinal purpose.

Karanja is praised as

  • Kushtaghna, Kushtajit . Which means it is useful in skin diseases and wins over skin ailments
  • Vranahara – Heals the skin lesions quickly.
  • Krumihara – prevents secondary infections from bacteria and fungus.
  • Shotahara – reduces inflammation.

Click here to Buy Psoriasis Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment Combo
BUY PSORIASIS REMEDIES OF MOOLIKA AYURVEDA

PSORIASIS

REMEDY KIT

Psoriasis Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Rs 770

(FREE SHIPPING)

BUY NOW

BUY PSORIBAN CREAM

FOR PSORIASIS AND

DRY SKIN

Psoriban Cream For Psoriasis and Dry skin

Psoriban Cream For Psoriasis and Dry skin

RS 345

BUY NOW

BUY SKINGLOW CAPSULES

FOR HEALTHY SKIN

Moolika Skin Glow Capules

Moolika Skin Glow Capules

RS 425/-

BUY NOW

 

Have Some queries about health? Ask through our FREE CONSULTATION FORM. We will get back to you within 3 working days