Siddha Vaidyam & the Kitchen Medicines

Siddha Vaidyam is not just the oldest and the first medical system that ever existed since the prehistoric period but its a science and proof of intense spirituality and Siddhars show the immense possibility of a human beings.

This medicine was developed by the scientists of ancient days named Siddhars who gained their knowledge through deep meditation and thus arousing the serpent power that is hidden within every human. These are humans who have reached the blissful state of human life and achieved the state of ultimate knowledge.

The natural ingredients of the Siddha health system herbs are much better and free of side effects than the factory made chemical stuffed products. Simple Siddha remedies can be very effective in relieving symptoms, and preventing further development of a disorder. Anything that is easily available in your kitchen or around your home, and has a medicinal use, may be used as a kitchen and home remedy. When used for medical purposes, herbs, vegetables, fruits, spices, grains and oils are understood to be home remedies.

May Lord Vaitheesvarar bless you with greater health and wealth
~ Vijayakumar Alagappan

Monday, March 4, 2013

Vilvam Fruits and Leaves

Vilvam or Koovalam
“According to Hindu mythology this sacred tree symbolizes Lord Siva”.
Botanical name : Aegle marmelos


Astringent, Anti-microbial, Anti-diabetic, Digestive.


Siddha Medicinal Uses :

Unripe fruit of this tree is very good for digestive problems. When the fruit is half ripe (green) the pulp is taken and dried in Sun. This is then powdered and preserved 3 to 10 grams can be taken twice or thrice a day to cure diarrhoea, dysentry and worm infestation. It is also a very good source of vitamin C and treats scurvy.

Ripe fruits is nutritious and laxative. The pulp of ripe fruits can be seived well and seeds are removed. It is a very good for toning the Intestine and cures constipation. In North India, Sharbat or drink is prepared from the seived pulp of Vilvam, milk and sugar. It is a very good drink perticularly in Summer season.

1. 20 g of paste of the leaf taken orally, followed by bath in cold water, will stop excessive menstrual flow.

2. Parched tender leaves, given as fomentation, will cure soreness, pain, reddishness and irritation of the eye.

3. Crush and boil 20 g of tender leaf of vilvam, dried ginger, pepper and cumin seed in 1 litre water and reduce to 100 ml. Its consumption will cure any kind of fever.

4. Half teaspoon of dried leaf, pounded and powdered, taken in half a teaspoon of honey in the form of a paste in the morning and evening will clear hoarse voice, headache, persistent pain in the head, cough and cold, asthma and dropsy.

Siddha Medicine, Vilvam tablet is good to treat Hyperglycemia.

Oil prepared from Vilvam leaves, gingelly oil and pepper is good bath  oil if massaged regularly over the vertex before bath helpfull to treat Kapha problems.

            Oil prepared from leaves and gingelly oil can be used as Ear drops for Ear problems.

5. Half a teaspoonful of dried leaf, mixed in ghee, consumed in the morning and evening, will provide relief from irritation of stomach, excessive acid secretion, stomachache, gastric ulcer, constipation, loss of appetite, irritation in the urinary tract, leucorrhoea and gonorrhoea.



6. One teaspoonful of powder of the leaf mixed with one teaspoonful of karisalankanni, taken daily, will cure jaundice quickly.

7. The tender fruits (10 g) ground in curd and given daily will cure dysentery and ulcer in children.

8. 1 g of powder of dried pulp of the fruit, mixed with a little sugar, and taken three times a day will cure dysentery, diarrhoes and loss of appetite.

9. Ripe fruit, mashed with water, filtered through cheese cloth, mixed with sugar, boiled to honey-like consistency and taken at a daily dose of 30 ml, will cure vomiting due to excess acid secretion, irritation in the respiratory tract, piles, chronic diarrhoea and dysentery.

10. 10 g of green bark of root ground with 1 g of cumin seed, mixed with milk and filtered through cheese cloth, taken in the morning will be an excellent energizer and a general health tonic.


Decoction of Vilvam leaves is good for peptic ulcer.

Leaf juice 10 to 15 ml can given daily for treating Diabetes.

Leaves can be soaked over night in water then ground well next morning and given with the remaining water to Diabetes patients.

Powder of leaves and Turmeric powder can be given in the dose of half teaspoon twice or thrice a day to treat Megha neer katti, Diabetic ulcers etc.


Vilvam powder is available at IKS Academy Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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