Wild Turmeric:

It is called Kasthuri Manjal in Tamil. Science Name is Curcuma Aromatica

This plant belongs to the same turmeric family and is very fragrant. It is a medicinal plant cultivated in many parts of India. Erode district is very popular for Turmeric in Tamilnadu. Wild Turmeric is a superior medicinal plant that is used in all medical fields.

Can reduce the severity of cancer. Its fragrant powders play a major role in perfumes and cosmetics.

Wild turmeric has much aroma. Big size pieces are used as the main ingredient in fragrant products. Rubbing wild turmeric powders to the body during bath once or twice a week will prevent any skin diseases and make the body glow. Also, the eyes will be bright and healthy.

Protects skin from radiation. Controlling the growth of unwanted hairs on the skin. Applying the juice extracted from wild turmeric leaf on the scalp will cure scalp ailments. Grind black basil with wild turmeric and rub it all over the body. After some time, take bath with warm water. Your skin will glow and be smooth.

Wild turmeric gives the necessary strength to the body. It removes various ailments in the body including seizures, convulsions, fatigue, relaxation, weakness. It gives radiance to the body, beauty, and radiance to the face.

Take a glass of water and put a little wild turmeric in it and it will turn purple. These are the real and original Kasthuri manjal.


Turmeric is the oldest perfume in India. Turmeric is an annual garlic-type plant. It grows 60 to 90 cm in height. The leaves are clustered. Turmeric is the long roots that branch out from the bud on the stem and go into the soil.

Breaking well-dried turmeric will result in a metallic tone. The oil is distilled from fresh as well as dried turmeric. The nutrient oil obtained from turmeric is antiseptic.

The cleaned, and polished root of the plant is called turmeric. Turmeric has many medicinal properties that add color and flavor to food. It contains a pigment called 'curcumin'. There are many varieties of turmeric like black turmeric (Kari Manjal), naga turmeric, kanjirattina turmeric, monkey turmeric, kuda turmeric, wild turmeric, jack turmeric, and wooded turmeric. ‘Alappuzha Turmeric’ is considered to be the best in the world.

Turmeric has a unique glory in coloring clothes, medicines, and cosmetics. Hindus use turmeric as a sacred item in religious ceremonies.

In addition to coloring the ingredients, turmeric is also used to prevent intestinal ulcers, eliminate gas trouble due to legumes, cleanse the vegetables without losing their color, and remove toxic and unpleasant odors from fish meats.

Turmeric is still used today in the coloring of cotton fabrics and in the manufacture of coatings, varnishes, etc.

Infectious diseases can be prevented by spraying turmeric water at the entrance of the house or offices. Applying turmeric makes the women's face more attractive. The skin does not become dry. Does not cause signs of aging. There is no prescriptive drug other than turmeric that will heal blood clots. Heat turmeric in the sesame oil and apply it before the bath to avoid any skin diseases. Turmeric is good medicine for hysteria in women.

Products like kumkum made from turmeric are used as frugal country cosmetics for our Hindu women. Rubbing turmeric all over the body makes the skin glow.

Turmeric is rich in vitamins that promote body color. The juice of fresh turmeric is used as an antidote for many skin diseases. Grind turmeric, sesame oil, and Neem leave for smallpox to remove scars, kill germs and soothe the body.

Turmeric also plays an important role in the manufacture of medicinal ointments and balms in Indian medicine. It has the ability to remove excess oil from the skin. Can heal ulcers quickly.

Turmeric has great power in relieving inflammation. Turmeric also has the ability to lower cholesterol levels.

Turmeric is used to prevent and treat acne that appears during puberty. Controls the growth of unwanted hair on the body of women. It can grow up to three feet in height. Grows like ginger in the soft sandy places. Turmeric helps to discharge pus in ulcers.

To cure cracked heel :

Take 10 custard apple leaves, 1 egg white, and 1-inch fresh turmeric and grind all together to a fine paste. Before going to bed at night, wash your feet, apply this paste on cracked heal and wrap in a white cloth. In the morning, wash your feet with warm salted water and pat dry. Doing this for 4 consecutive days will cure the cracked heel completely. If it is simple scars, can be cured by mixing turmeric powder and cow dung ash in equal proportions and applying it to the affected areas.

Turmeric shot sniffing removes hydration. Grind turmeric with Malabar nut leaves, cow urine and apply to get rid of rashes, scabies, and itching. Drinking turmeric water will cure jaundice. Grind turmeric and mix it with water, dye it in white cloth and wear it to get rid of rheumatism, cough, fever, and constipation.

For people with cataracts, take a cloth dipped in turmeric water, wipe the eyes frequently to reduce redness, cataracts, and watery eyes.