Cumin us a traditional Ayurveda medicine that provides instant relief from problems related to gastro intestines. Cumin has been used to reduce fever and digestive disorders. For these problems, mix powder cumin and Tinospara juice. Take this mixture twice daily to reduce fevers. Equal measures of cumin and coriander sauteed in ghee helps treat loss in appetite, vomiting excess vata and pittia. Lemon juice and cumin helps prevent morning sickness.
Cumin treats uterus problems like white discharge or irregular menstrual cycles. Take 5mg of cumin, fenugreek, and gingerly seed and boil with 150ml of water. Drink this mixture twice daily to regulate menstrual disorders. To help treat white discharges, mix powdered coriander seeds and rock sugar. Use powdered cumin, rock sugar, coriander seeds and Hemidesmus Indicus as an alternative for white discharge.
This spice is used as an Ayurveda treatment for postnatal care in women. Cumin helps regain the normal functioning of uterus and purifying the uterus. Mix ghee and powdered cumin and consume once daily to increase the quantity of breast milk.
Use cumin to detoxify wounds. Combine powdered cumin mixed with butter, salt and honey. This cumin mixture helps clear skin if this mixture is taken daily.
Consume powdered cumin and boiled water to treat indigestion, absorption syndromes, cough, excess kapha and any discomfort due to acidity. The fumes of cumin combined with ghee helps treat and prevent coughing.
You can purchase cumin in various forms like capsules or powder at your local supermarket or organic food supermarkets.