‘Triphala’ stands for the group of three berries, namely Embilica officinalis, Terminalia chebula and Terminalia bellirica, an indispensable part of the Ayurvedic materia medica.
Triphala choornam is a versatile combination capable of balancing the Tridoshas (Vata, Pitta and Kapha elements), enhancing immunity, improving gut health and rejuvenating the body single-handedly.
Features and benefits of Triphala Choornam:
- It is a combination of fine powders of Amalaki (Embilica Officinalis), Hareethaki (Terminalia chebula) and Vibheetaki (Terminalia bellirica).
- It encourages digestion and metabolism. The formula has excellent antioxidant activity. It detoxifies and rejuvenates the body.
- Triphala Choornam encourages healthy gut biome. It improves gut motility and helps in constipation.
- It slows down ageing. It heals and revives the body debilitated by age and disease.
- It bestows healthy hair, skin and eyes. It improves clarity and sharpness of vision.
Aqueous extract of Triphala has excellent anti-microbial activity. It is used as mouth gargle, hair wash as well as sitz bath for treating infection.
Triphala Choornam is a versatile formula that may be used for a broad spectrum of pathologies by differing the medium of administration.
Dosage & Directions for Use:
Adult: 5-10 gms Triphala Choornam based on the purpose for which it is administered.
Child: 3-7 gms Triphala Choornam based on the purpose for which it is administered
Any one of ghee, honey, buttermilk, lukewarm water etc. may be used as an adjuvant.
Suitable for all ages.
AMALAKI (Embilica officinalis)
The benefits of Amalaki are numerous, which part of why it is considered to be the best antiaging ingredient in all of Ayurveda. Amalaki is beneficial in metabolism, elimination and normal liver function and excellent for the hair and skin. The fruit is an important source of Vitamin C, minerals and amino acids. It contains three times the protein concentration and Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) concentration than apple.
HAREETHAKI (Terminalia chebula)
Popularly known as Indian walnut for its innumerable benefits or Indian hog plum in English, it is extremely valuable for its role in improving hair health. It is useful for treating scalp infections like dandruff, itching and hair fall. It also strengthens them from the roots, prevents breakage and loss of hair and bestows silky soft smooth hair. Chebulic Myrobalan is one of the three key ingredients in Triphala, a natural compound that provides overall support for digestive function and helps ensure that the digestive tract works at optimal levels. The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India has documented the use of the powdered herb in intermittent fevers and chronic fevers, anemia and polyuria. Chebulic Myrobalan can also be used to treat gastrointestinal and respiratory disorders.
VIBHITHAKI (Terminalia Bellerica)
Known as Beach almonds or Bedda nut tree, it is rich in Vitamin C and other antioxidants that nourishes the hair roots. Bibhitaki helps in making the roots of the hair stronger, minimizing hair fall and preventing premature graying of hair strands.
Speciality: 100% Natural. Purely herbal. Vegetarian.