Botanical Name : Tinospora Cordifolia
English Name : Heart-leaved Moonseed
Tamil Name : சீந்தில் கொடி / Seenthil Kodi
Hindi Name : गिलोय | गुडूची | गिलोय | गिलोय | गिलोय / Giloya | Guduchi | Giloy | Giloi | giloe
Malayalam Name : ചിറ്റമൃത് / Chittamruthu
Telugu Name : తిప్పా తీగ / Tippa Teega
About Seenthil Kodi (Heart-Leaved Moonseed):-
Tinospora cordifolia is commonly one of the healing herbs called Heart-Leaved Moonseed | Indian Tinospora | Heart- Leaved Tinospora in English. This plant can be found growing wild on trees and shrubs and it can be easily identified with the heart shaped leaves. The leaves have a perfect heart shape and Tinospora can be easily grown in pots at home as herbal plant. All parts of this plant including the stem, roots are used in herbal medicine and the dried powder can also be used. Look keenly at the color of the stem, the fruits and the size of the leaf etc. Tinospora bears fruits that are the size of a pea and it turns beautiful red on maturity. The stem is green and here there is an other creeper that has heart shaped leaves too but the stem is red, so make sure to look at the plant closely while identifying it. Instead of fresh herb, dry herb powder can also be used.
Internal Benefits of Seenthil Kodi (Heart-Leaved Moonseed):-
As said in Ayurveda, It has anti diabetic, anti cancer, anti HIV, anti stress, anti spasmodic, anti arthritic, anti inflammatory, antioxidant, anti microbial, anti toxic, anti allergic, anti pyretic, anti malarial, anti tumor and liver protective properties.
In nattu maruthuvam, It used for indigestion and stomach problems.
It helps to boost up the body’s defense power.
In tamil maruthuvam ,It helps to promote the power of mind and rejuvenate it.
In siddha maruthuvam It helps to maintain healthy blood sugar level and blood pressure level which is already within the normal limits.
It helps to maintain normal body temperature due to its bitter taste.
External Benefits of Seenthil Kodi (Heart-Leaved Moonseed):-
How to Consume Seenthil Kodi (Heart-Leaved Moonseed) Internally:-
Morning – Mix 5 gms of powder in 100 ml water, Boil the content for few minutes. once the water gets warm, filter the content and drink it before food. Repeat the same for Evening Dosage after dinner.
How to Apply Seenthil Kodi (Heart-Leaved Moonseed) Externally:-
Procurement & Agriculture Method:
90% of Our Herbs are Wild crops and 100% organic by nature, remaining 10% are organically grown, dried, and pulverized with no chemical or preservatives.
The Consumption details and benefits listed out in our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Any how you are requested to consult your Doctor before use.