Mucuna Powder (Kapi Kachu) (Certified Organic)

Mucuna Powder (Kapi Kachu) (Certified Organic)

Mucuna pruriens, seed without hardshell powder

Primary Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Mucuna supports muscle health.
  • Mucuna supports the healthy nervous system.
  • Mucuna supports physical and mental health.
  • Mucuna helps to promote healthy sleep patterns.
  • Mucuna is aphrodisiac in nature and supports a healthy reproductive system.
  • Mucuna helps to maintain the beautiful skin texture and appearance.
  • It helps in the bone density and muscle mass built-up.
  • Helps to strengthen the immune system

Other Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Mucuna Powder is helpful to maintain a healthy monthly cycle.
  • It is useful to strengthen the muscles.
  • It is used as a nervine tonic and support healthy nervous system
  • It helps to maintain healthy immunity and energy levels.
  • It is very helpful for bone health as it helps to increase bone density.
  • It is also used to maintain beautiful skin.
  • It helps to maintain a healthy aging process.
  • It purifies blood and body.
  • It helps to combat with daily life stress
  • It supports the lactating mother.
  • Mucuna promotes healthy sleep patterns.
  • Mucuna Serves as a tonic for the nervous system and aphrodisiac for a healthy reproductive system.

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Common & Uncommon Names

  • Family Name: Fabaceae
  • Botanical Name: Mucuna Pruriens
  • English Name: Cow-Itch Plant,Cowhage
  • Hindi Name: Kaunch Beeja

Other Uncommon Names:

Cowage, Sea Bean, Kiwanch, Cowitch, Pois Mascate, Pois Velus, Itchy Bean, Kramer, Chiporro, Picapica, Nescafe, Bengal Bean, Mauritius Bean, Cowhage, Dolichos Pruriens, Feijao Macaco, Kapi Kacchu, Kapikachu, Kawach, Kawanch, Kavach, Kiwach, Mucuna Hirsuta, Mucuna Pruriens, Mucuna Prurita, Pica-Pica, Stizolobium Pruriens.

Properties

  • Rasa (Taste): Sweet, Bitter
  • Virya (Potency): Hot
  • Vipaka (Post Digestive Effect): Sweet

As Per Ayurveda:

It has to be purified in the classical way mentioned in the ayurveda to clean the impurities.Crushing and grinding of seeds without purification are not recommended. Unpurified mucuna seeds give itching to the body. That is why monkeys itch when they eat mucuna.Classical way of Ayurveda took this concept of purification from nature.

Mucuna Powder Is one of the Powerful Rasayanas in Ayurveda. It nourishes the entire body and serves as the nervine tonic and thus making it an excellent support for Vata (air) Dosha (humor). It supports Testosterone which helps in deposition of proteins in the muscles and maintains muscle mass and strength. It also supports psychological alertness and improves coordination.

Best Source:

Hot region of India(Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka etc)

Composition:

Alkaloids, Saponins, Sterols and L-dopa(approximately 2 to 4%). The major and active contents of Mucuna Powder are L-Dopa and natural secretagogues.

Best Use With:

Take one teaspoon of Mucuna Powdertwice a day with honey in water discharge at least for 15 days.

Other Usage of Mucuna Powder (Kapi Kachu) as per Ayurveda

  • Insect Bite: Make the paste of Mucuna Powder with water and apply it on the affected area twice a day.
  • Massage: Make decoction of Mucuna Powder and mix it with 250 ml of mustard oil for body massage.
  • Healthy Throat: Mix Mucuna Powder (2 gm) in ginger juice and honey.
  • The decoction of Mucuna Powder helps to purifies blood.

Directions for Use:

Serving Size: Take 5 Gms 2 times a day Mucuna Powder With lukewarm water 1-2 hours after meals. Take the first dose after breakfast. If you are mixing with other herbs, use Mucuna proportionately or consult your healthcare provider.

Ayurvedic Lifestyle (Healthy Tips)

  • Nutritional diet
  • Morning walk
  • Yoga
  • Peaceful mind

Foods to Favor

  • Fresh fruits [Orange, apple, kiwi, plums, dates, mango, fig, pear]
  • Vegetables [garlic, cabbage, cauliflower, spinach, beetroot, mustard green, turnip, beans]
  • Nuts [almonds, cashew nut, walnuts]
  • Raisins
  • Milk
  • Sprouts 

Foods to Avoid 

  • Caffeine
  • White rice
  • White bread
  • Junk food
  • Cold or soft drinks
  • Cakes
  • Excessive sugary products
  • Excess tea or coffee
  • Sea food
  • Excessive sour or bitter food 

Do’s

  • Eat protein rich food.
  • Drink a lot of water.
  • Take Ashwagandha powder with this to neutralize the unhealthy effects of hectic life.

Don’t

  • Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.
  • Avoid unnecessary stress and tensions.
  • Avoid the suppression of natural urges.

Precautions

  • Pregnant/Lactating women, children or any with Known pre-existing condition should take under the advice of a healthcare provider. Keep away from the reach of children.

Classical References

  • Bhavprakesh Nighantu
  • Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India

SCIENTIFIC REFERENCES:

  • A review on phytochemistry and pharmacological activity of parts of mucuna pruriens used as an ayurvedic medicine,  S.C. Verma et al,  world journal of pharmaceutical research  volume 3, issue 5, 138-158.
  • In vitro evaluation of Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC., Joy Ganem Longhi et al, Brazilian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences vol. 47, n. 3, July/September 2011

Reference Classical or Govt. Approved Books

This formula has been approved by the Department of Ayush/ Government of India after the proper screening of scientific evidence as well as classical reference of each ingredient by the GOVT REGULATORY BOARD COMMITTEE.

GMP and USDA Certified Organic Manufacturing Facility: Laboratory tested for quality purity and heavy metal standards.

**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any Disease.

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