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.
KALONJI OIL WHEN TAKEN AS APPROPRIATE DOSAGE CAN BE MOST EFFECTIVE IN TREATING NUMBER OF HEALTH AILMENTS LIKE:
POLIO AND PARALYSIS (Laqwa)
HEADACHE & EARACHE
FALLING OF HAIRS PREMATURELY
ROUND WORMS AND TAPE WORMS IN THE STOMACH
ASTHMA, COUGH & ALLERGY
JOINT-PAINS AND ARTHRITIS
COUGH & ASTHMA
SWELLING OF THROAT, LUNGS PROBLEM
DIGESTION OF FOOD, COLOUR OF FACE, ETC.
BALDNESS OF HEAD
IN ALL EAR DISEASES
FAIRNESS OF FACE
TREATMENT FOR BALDNESS
LIVER DISORDER AND JAUNDICE
MEDICINE FOR DIGESTION
DYSPEPSIA INDIGESTION, GASES, STOMACH IRRITATION AND STOMACH ACHE
RENAL COLI (Kidney pain)
TREATMENT OF SWELLING OF VITAL ORGAN
REVITALIZING OF THE BODY
FRESHNESS AND HANDSOMENESS
PILES, OOZING OF BLOOD, CONSTIPATION
SKIN DISEASES (White/Black Spots)
CRACKED HAND AND FOOT WITH OOZING BLOOD
BURNING SENSATION IN STOMACH
FROM HEAD TO TOE
NAUSEA OR VOMITING
HEART ATTACK, SWELLING ON BREATHING VEINS
TO MAINTAIN HEALTHY BODY
TOOTH PAIN AND SWELLJNG OF GUMS
ANY TYPE OF SWELLING
SWELLING OF STOMACH
JOINT PAINS, BACK ACHE & NECK PAIN
BLEEDING RELATED DISEASES OF WOMENS
GASES AND ACIDITY
HALF SIDE HEADACHE
HEARING PROBLEM, EAR PAIN, FLOW OF PUSS
CHEST IRRITATION AND STOMACH TROUBLE
KIDNEY TROUBLE, INFECTION IN THE KIDNEY
STOMACH ACHE IN CHILDREN
PILES, FLOW OF BLOOD, CONSTIPATION
STONE IN KIDNEY, BLADDER AND UTERUS
FACIAL PROBLEM, PIMPLES, RED GRANULES AND ANY TYPE OF SPOTS
MALE RELATED DISEASES: NIGHT DISCHARGE
WORMS IN THE STOMACH
MADNESS AND PILES
SKIN DISEASE RELATED TO PIMPLES BOILS
TO KEEP THE FACE AND SKIN SMOOTH
DISEASES OF LIVER & ABDOMEN
BITING OF SNAKE AND OTHER CREATURES
FOR INCREASING MOTHER'S MILK
LEPROSY, WHITE SPOTS OF ANY KIND
STOMACH PAIN (all types)
DISEASES OF ABDOMEN
WEAKNESS OF HEART (Heart Trouble)
NAUSEA AND VOMITING
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.
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.
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.
COUGH & ASTHMA:
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.
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.
HEART ATTACK, SWELLING ON BREATHING VEINS:
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.
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.
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.
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.
SKIN DIESEASES, PIMPLES, BOILS, PSORIASIS:
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.
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.
HEADACHE & EARACHE:
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.
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.
BACKACHE AND RHEUMATIC PAINS
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.
Warm Kalonji oil slightly & apply to the area thoroughly, massaging the bone, not the skin & drink half teaspoon of Kalonji oil for 30 days.
HAIR PROBLEMS, HAIR LOSS:
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.
ASTHMA, COUGH & ALLERGY:
For the treatment of these diseases the following method is adopted. Take a cup of warm water, one spoon honey and 2.5 ml Kalonji oil. Mix together and drink in the morning before the breakfast. Similarly after dinner in the night. Treatment for forty days. Avoid cool food stuff.
For the treatment of this disease the following method is adopted. Take one cup decoction (Black tea), mix 2.5, ml. Kalonji oil and drink it in the morning & before going to bed. Avoid oily food stuff, particularly fried items. If any other allopathic treatment is going on, continue that treatment. After 20 days check sugar, if it is normal Allopathic treatment should be stopped and Kalonji treatment be continued. After forty days, sweet can be taken to check your sugar level. If it is normal stop the treatment.
POLIO AND PARALYSIS (Laqwa):
Take one cup of warm water, add one spoon honeyand 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and drink this mixture twice daily. And for children in two spoons milk add 3 drops of Kalonji oil and use this mixture three times a day. Treatment may continue for forty days
JOINT-PAINS AND ARTHRITIS, etc.:
Take one spoon of vinegar, add 2.5 ml of Kalonji oil and mix two spoons honey, drink twice a day (In the morning before breakfast and in the night after dinner)
DYSPEPSIA INDIGESTION, GASES, STOMACH IRRITATION AND STOMACH ACHE:
In these cases take 5 ml. one spoon of ginger juice add 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and drink twice a day. This treatment is also useful for removing obesity. This treatment also makes the patient slim.
Redness of eyes, cataract, eye's troubles, eye weakness and watering etc. Treatment - Take one cup of carrots juice mixed with 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and use this mixture twice a day (in the morning before breakfast and in the night after dinner, Treatment may continue for forty (40) days. Avoid : Pickles, Brinjal, egg and fish.
LADIES DISEASES (Leucorrhoea, White Discharge, Menses, discharges 2 to 4 times a month , stomach pain, back pain) Treatment - Take mint (Pudina leaves) add two glasses of water and boil, then add 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and drink one time in the morning before the breakfast and in the night at the time of going to bed. Treatment may continue for forty day. Avoid pickle, brinjal egg and fish:
REVITALIZING OF THE BODY:
Take one cup juice of orange (Malta) add 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and drink it. Laziness and tiredness will be removed.
To increase the memory power. Take 10 gm. mint (Pudina leaves) and boil it with the water and add 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and use it twice a day. Treatment for twenty one days.
RENAL COLI (Kidney pain):
Take 250 grams Kalonji, grind it and take one cup of honey, mix together. Out of this mixture take two spoons of mixture and add half cup water and 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and use it once a day. Treatment may continue for twenty one days.
FRESHNESS AND HANDSOMENESS :
: Take one spoon of olive oil, mix together with 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil and rub it on the face. After one hour wash it with soap water. Treatment may continue for one week.
Take 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil & add one spoon honey. Mix together and use it once in a day. General Weakness and other diseases will be removed.
TREATMENT OF SWELLING OF VITAL ORGAN:
First wash them with soap water and dry. Slightly rub the Kalonji oil on the swelled part and keep it as it is for the next day morning. Treatment may continue for three days.
In any hot drink, tea / coffee, add 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil and use this mixture twice a day. Also eat two cloves of garlic daily.
FALLING OF HAIRS PREMATURELY:
Rub lime juice on the head & leave it for fifteen minutes, then wash it with shampoo, after getting dried rub Kalonji oil all over the head. Falling of hairs will be controlled within a week. Treatment may continue for one week.
PILES, OOZING OF BLOOD, CONSTIPATION
Take 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil mixed with one cup decoction (Black tea) twice a day (One in morning before breakfast and in the night). Avoid hot and spicy items.
SKIN DISEASES (White/Black Spots):
In one cup of vinegar add 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil and apply that on the affected area before going to sleep and take bath in the morning. Treatment may continue until you get relief.
ROUND WORMS AND TAPE WORMS IN THE STOMACH:
Take half spoon vinegar mixed with 2.5 m.l. of Kalonji oil and use it twice a day and eat some coconut pieces Avoid sugar items.
CRACKED HAND AND FOOT WITH OOZING BLOOD :
Take one glass of sweet lime (Mausambbi) juice and add 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil and use this mixture twice a day (in the morning before breakfast and in the night before going to bed). Avoid chicken, egg, brinjal. Use also herbal ointment made from Kalonji.
BLOOD DEFICIENCY (Anemia) and Ulcer In the Intestine :
Take a branch of mint (Pudina leaves), mix with water, boil it and make a cup of juice and add 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil and use this mixture twice a day (once in the morning and second time in the evening). Use curd regularly with food. Treatment may continue for 21 days.
Take one cup of milk, add 2.5 ml. Kalonji oil & use this mixture twice a day (once in the morning and once after the dinner). Treatment may continue for one week. Avoid fatty and sour eatable items.
BURNING SENSATION IN STOMACH:
Take one cup sweet lime (Mausambi) juice, add 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil. Use this mixture twice a day (in the morning before breakfast and in the evening before going to bed). Treatment may continue for 10 days. Avoid hot stuff items, chilly and sour food items.
Mix 5 m.l. Kalonji oil. with two spoons of honey in luke warm water and take twice a day. Avoid taking rice.
Mix 10 gms. of Kalonji oil, 30 gms of Olive oil, 30 gms of Mehendi powder. Heat for a while. Apply after the paste becomes cool.
After dinner take 2.5 m.l. Kalonji oil with one spoon of honey, you will get sound sleep.
FROM HEAD TO TOE :
Mix one cup of orange juice with half tea spoon Kalonji oil, take before breakfast and at bedtime Treatment four months.
Mix Juice of six limes with 50gms. of Kalonji oil together, rub on the affected places.
Mix little (Pinch) salt, 2.5 spoon Kalonji oil with one spoon pure Ghee and apply/rub on chest and throat. Simultaneously drink mixture of 2.5 spoon Kalonji oil and Two spoon honey twice a day.
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.
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