Pure Guggul (गुग्गुल)
₹60.00 – ₹600.00
Guggul is a gum resin obtained from a variety of plants in many states of India. It is widely used for various ayurvedic medicines. It is also burnt in worship as it has a pleasant natural fragrance and medicinal values too. It is burnt in dhoop daani with cow dung or charcoal. Adding a little amount over the burning cow dung or charcoal produce a long distance fragrance. It is also used in Homas/Yagnas on various rituals. A special Dhoop Daani of clay is used to burn Guggul with Charcoal (both also available here).
No.1 Quality Pure Guggul from Sri Kashi Vedic Sansthan, Varanasi
Guggul has a long history of traditional use, dating back to at least 1000 BCE when it makes an appearance in all of the classical Ayurvedic texts, including the “Sushruta Samhita”. It was used at that time for “clearing the coating and obstruction of channels” and was especially recommended for the treatment of rheumatic pains and obesity
Part of a botanical family that includes myrrh, the unusual resin of this shrub reduces both “vata”, the element that governs the body’s moving parts and functions, and “kapha”, which governs structure.
Guggul is also traditionally used as an incense during the worship of the gods, with the belief that its smoke would ward off evil spirits.
Guggul, also known by the name Guggulu which means to protect against diseases, is a popular herb among Ayurvedic practitioners for treating a variety of medical conditions, including high cholesterol and high blood pressure. It is made from the oily sap or gum resin of the guggul tree. Guggul has been used in Ayurvedic medicine for centuries
Guggul is also known as :
Devadhupa, Balsamodendrum wightii, Balsamodendrum mukul, Commiphora mukul, Commiphora wightii, Gomme Guggul, Gomme-Résine de Guggul, Guggal, Guggul Gum Resin, Guggul Lipids, Guggulipid, Guggulipide, Guggulu, Guggulu Suddha, Guggulsterone, Guggulstérone, Guggulsterones, Guggulstérones, Guglipid, Gugulipid, Gum Guggal, Gum Guggulu, Indian Bdellium, Indian Bdellium-Tree, Koushika, Mukul Myrrh Tree, Palankasha, Yogaraj Guggul Gum Resin.