Eating Horse Gram
Horse Gram is consumed as a whole meal in India. Its botanical name is Macrotyloma Uniflorum and is mainly grown under dry-land agriculture. It is highly effective in treating the conditions of swelling, impotence, obesity, anemia, asthma, cold, diabetes and many other diseases. Further, horse gram decreases the blood glucose level and helps in eliminating Kidney Stones. It is also a key product helpful in treating infertility since it boosts the sperm production. According to Ayurveda principals, these are known as Kulatthika or Kulattha and their soup is used in diet at the end of panchkarma treatment. These beans are less popular, but are commonly consumed in South India in soups and curries.
Key Points of Horse Gram
The nature of horse gram is hot
Its taste is acrid, bitter / pungent
Effective in combating common cold, fever and cough
Helps in congestion, by opening up the blocked channels