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MAHUA OIL

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ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
EXHIBITS ANALGESIC PROPERTIES
ANTITUMOUR
HAS WOUND HEALING CAPACITIES
ANTIPROGESTATIONAL & ANTIESTROGENIC
USED TO TREAT DIARRHOEA, CHRONIC TONSILITIS, LEPROSY & FEVER
ANTIDOTE FOR SNAKE BITE
EXPECTORANT FLOWERS ARE USED TO TREAT BRONCHITIS
MAHUA BUTTER IS SIMILAR TO COCOA & SHEA BUTTER IN TERMS OF FATTY ACID COMPOSITION
HIGH AMOUNT OF OLEIC ACID
COMPARABLE TO EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL (EVOO) DUE TO HIGH MONOUNSATURATED FATS
MAHUA FLOWER IS USED TO INCREASE MILK IN NEW MOTHERS

महुआ
Mahua
महुआ
महू / मूव्हडा
મહુડો
இலுப்பை
విప్ప
ഇലുപ
ಇಪ್ಪೆ
ਮਹੂਆ
মহুয়া

    - Indigenous to India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
    - For the tribal communities of India, Mahua is the Tree of Life, as it provides food, fodder and fuel.
    - In Gond mythology, the flower is imbued with sacred characteristics. “Iruk Pungar anant hai" (Mahua flower is immortal). This is because unlike other flowers, they never dry to death. Mahua flowers comes back to life when put in water no matter how long it has dried.
    - Mahua tree is the sacred tree of various temples in South India. The Tamil saint-philosopher Valluvar is believed to have born under an iluppai tree within the Ekambareshwarar Temple at Mylapore, and hence madhūka remains the sanctum tree of the Valluvar shrine built within the Ekambareshwarar temple complex.
    - Wine prepared from Mahua flowers finds mention in several Hindu and Buddhist literature works. "Kali who is seated on a red lotus in full bloom, her beautiful face radiant, watching Mahākāla, who, drunk with the delicious wine of the Madhuka flower, is dancing before her." - Mahanirvana Tantra

    - Mahua Butter (oil) has many edible and medicinal applications. It has been used as a substitute for cocoa butter. The semi-solid Mahua Butter is also used for cooking and makes an excellent oil for salads. The seed fat also works as an emollient for skin disease, rhuematism, curing headaches, as a laxative and for piles.
    - Mahua Butter has a higher level of antiradical properties as compared to Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Mahua Butter also has higher levels of natural antioxidants.
    - The high levels of MUFA and PUFA (monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats) in Mahua Butter help in reduction of LDL cholestrol without a reductuon in HDL cholestrol; thus, bringing the serum total cholestrol in control. Mahua Butter has about 37.4% of MUFA and 16.5% PUFA, thus likening it to olive oil and is found by nutritionists to be effective in control of coronary heart disease.
    - Mahua flowers are considered analgesic, diuretic, a cooling agent, aphrodisiac, astringent and used to treat tonsilitis, pharyngitis and bronchitis. They also contain Vitamin A & C.
    - The leaves of Mahua are wound healing, hepatoprotective, antioxidant and antimicrobial.

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