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Donnerstag, 14. April 2011

Kalonji Oil Application

Kalonji Oil Application

Therapeutic Applications:

Prophet Muhammad once stated that the black seed has the cure for every illness except death. The protective and healing powers of Kalonji seeds and Kalonji Oil are so astoundingly comprehensive and varied that for thousands of years humans have regarded it as a "Miracle Cure".

Black Seed Oil contains more than 100 components, some of which are still unidentified, that work together synergistically. It is a rich source of polyunsaturated fatty acids or essential fatty acids which are the building blocks of cells and help the body produce Prostaglandin E1. It is an excellent healer and its areas of application range from external skin care (psoriasis, eczema, dry skin, joints & scalp massage) to internal use as a treatment for various complaints (asthma, arthritis, immune system).

Black seeds are rich sources of calcium, iron, sodium and potassium. Required in small amounts of body, these elements help to strengthen immune system, promote lactation and thus give the oil therapeutic uses as anti-histamine, anti-pyretic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-tumor and anti-bacterial.

Modern research indicates use of Kalonji oil as analgesic that dampens sensation of pain, anthelmintic that destroys intestinal worms, anti-bacterial that inhibits the growth of bacteria, anti-spasmodic that eases muscle cramps, anti-tumor that prevents the formation of tumors, carminative that stimulates digestion, diaphoretic that induces perspiration during fever to cool, diuretic stimulating urination to relieve bloating, galactogogue for stimulating the action of milk in new mothers, immunomodulator that strengthens immune system activity as needed for optimum balance and laxative which causes relaxation of the bowels.







Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is also called as “The silent Killer “because it can develop several potentially fatal complications such as heart attacks or strokes. Black Seed Oil or Kalonji Oil offers the best cure for this disease as it stimulates the production of Prostoglandin E1 in the body that helps to lower blood pressure. It releases excess fluid and thus helps to relieve arterial pressure.

Recommended dosage:

Take half teaspoon of Black seed oil with any hot drink at any time.

Take 2 lobes of garlic daily on empty stomach.


Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by high blood sugar (glucose) levels, that result from defects in insulin secretion.

There are two types of diabetes.

Type 1 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes.
Type 1 diabetes is usually diagnosed in children and young adults as body does not produce insulin where as

Type 2 diabetes is caused body does not produce enough insulin or the cells ignore the insulin.

Obesity or overweight is the main cause of Type II Diabetes. Benefits of Black seed oil for diabetes in human beings have been confirmed by well known physician and herbalist Muhammed Salim Khan. Black seed oil with good diet has revealed to reduce blood glucose levels significantly.
Recommended Dosage:
Mix half tea spoon of Kalonji oil in hot water and drink it twice daily once in the morning and also before going to bed.

Avoid oily food stuff, particularly fried items.


Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Asthma causes recurring periods of wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing. Kalonji oil offers excellent treatment for cough and asthma when taken according to this dosage.
Recommended Dosage:
Mix teaspoon of Kalonji oil in boiling water and inhale the vapour twice a day. Take half teaspoon of Kalonji oil daily in the morning.
Apply Kalonji oil to chest and back

Kalonji Oil is proven to be effective treatment for ailments like blockage of heart valve, breathing problem, cold sweating and pressure on heart. A heart attack occurs when blood flow to a section of heart muscle becomes blocked. This occurs mainly when the triglycerides levels in cholesterol increase. These fatty particles travel through the blood and have the potential to stick to the vessel walls causing occlusions resulting in a heart stroke. Kalonji oil helps to reduce the levels of triglycerides in cholesterol thus reducing chances of heart attack.
Recommended Dosage:

Take half tea spoon of Kalonji oil mixed with any hot drink daily in the morning.

This will liquefy the fats and open the veins and arteries. Avoid fatty items.

Black seed has been identified to be highly beneficial in the treatment of cancer as it contains components like thymoquinoline and dithymoquinone that have been shown to inhibit tumour cells. Patented by the FDA in USA in 2 separate cases for the treatment of cancer, black seed oil is considered serious remedy for cancer which can prevent the side effects of anti cancer chemo-therapy and support the immune system.

Recommended Dosage:

Take one glass grape juice and half tea spoon Kalonji oil and use thrice a day once in the morning before breakfast, after lunch and after dinner.

Take one kg barley and two kgs of wheat flour, mix together, make bread (roti) and give to the patient for forty days.

Avoid Potato, Arvee and Brinjal.

Kalonji oil is proven to be most effective in curing the most common diseases that most of the women across the globe suffer from. These ladies diseases are stoppage of menses for long term, stomach pain and other secret diseases like Leucorrhoea, White Discharge, Menses discharges 2 to 4 times a month, stomach pain and back pain.

Recommended Dosage:
In case of ladies diseases like Leucorrhoea, white discharge, menses discharges 2 to 4 times a month, stomach pain and back pain dosage is -

Take two glasses of water and put 25 gms of mint, boil for 20 minutes. Add half tea spoon Kalonji oil. Drink before the breakfast and after dinner for forty days. Avoid pickles, brinjal egg and fish.

For stoppage of menses for long term, stomach pain the dosage is -
Take one cup of warm water add half tea spoon kalonji oil and two spoons honey one time in the morning before the breakfast and in the night after dinner. Treatment may continue for month. Avoid potato and Brinjal.


Black seed oil may be used to heal a number of skin conditions. Since black seed oil alleviates itching and aids in preventing infection, it's an effective way to treat psoriasis without the use of prescription drugs.

Recommended Dosage:
For psoriasis, mix juice of six limes with 50 gms of Kalonji oil and rub on the affected areas.

For skin diseases, pimples and boils before going to bed apply Kalonji oil on the affected areas of the body, in the morning wash with soap. Continue this treatment for 21 days.
Black seed oil is proven very effective for treating headaches by regulating the hormonal system, promoting prostaglandin effect and increasing elimination of uric acid. It is the best remedy for relief from earaches.

Recommended Dosage:

Apply Black Seed oil to the forehead, the sides of face adjacent to the ears and behind the ears.

Take half teaspoon of Kalonji oil for 3 days.


Rheumatism refers to the medical problems of joints and connective tissues. Rheumatics often suffer from intestinal mycosis and the formation of too many acid toxins. For backache and rheumatism, black seed oil is the best solution. It has an anti-inflammatory effect that reduces crystallisation and improves blood circulation in the painful areas of the body.

Recommended Dosage:
Warm Kalonji oil slightly & apply to the area thoroughly, massaging the bone, not the skin & drink half teaspoon of Kalonji oil for 30 days.
Black seed strengthens the scalp and hair follicles and reduces hair fall. Massaging the hair with Black Seed Oil regularly may prevent premature hair graying.
Scrub the scalp thoroughly with lemon juice, leave it for 15 minutes & shampoo & let dry then apply Kalonji oil to whole scalp, continue for 6 weeks.

Black Seed Oil has been found to be very effective at treating toothaches. To alleviate the soreness and pain, simply rub a small amount of the oil on the affected gum and tooth, and repeat for 15 seconds.
You can also mix a half teaspoon of Black Seed Oil in a small glass of warm water, and gargle with it.


Black Seed oil contains saponin, melanthin and nigellin, having strong eliminating qualities cleaning the intestines and also increasing urine secretion therefore releasing more toxins. It is thus most effective in treating ailments like flatulence, heartburn, constipation and intestinal fungi.

For dental problems like premature fall of teeth, weakness of teeth, flow of blood from the teeth, bad smell of the mouth, swelling on gums take one cup of curd and half tea spoon of Kalonji oil, use this mixture twice a day, once in the morning before the breakfast and at night after dinner.
Not only for these Kalonji oil can also be used for treating jaundice, eye diseases, piles, stomach problems like digestive problems, constipation, dyspepsia & worms in stomach, dysentery, anemia, epilepsy, uterus problems, arthritis, polio, leprosy, nausea, vomiting, meningitis, obesity, chest irritations and weaknesses in men.

Applications in Food Preparation:

Black seed oil is a rich source of nutritional value and contains monosaccharides and non-starch polysaccharide component which is useful source of dietary fibre. It contains essential fatty acids which cannot be prepared by body alone therefore we acquire them through food.
In food main application area of Nigella lies in Turkey, Libanon and Iran especially in bread preparation. From Iran, Nigella has stepped into Northern India where it is used for vegetable dishes. It is fried or dry-roasted before usage to enhance the taste. In the states of West Bengal and Sikkim it is used in the preparation of panch phoron, a spicy mixture used to flavor meat dishes.

DISCLAIMER: Please note that these dosages are taken from traditional and modern applications. In the case of illness one should always contact a physician to be absolutely sure. The statements made here have not been evaluated by the FDA, and as such, shall not be construed as medical advice, implied or otherwise.

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1 Kommentar:

  1. Great post! I never really thought about it but the best posts are always "Do" posts.
    Kalonji Oil

    Thanks for the ideas!:)