Hindi Name : Kanghi (कंघी)
Sanskrit Name : Atibala
Other Common Names : Indian abutilon, Indian mallow, Monkey bush, Moon-Flower
Botanical Names : Abutilon indicum Pennel
Kanghi Uses : Facial Paralysis, Increases Strength, Joint Disorders
Kanghi effects on Doshas : Pacifies Vata and Pitta
Details : Well known for treating joint aches, kanghi or country mallow is anti - inflammatory & analgesic.
It protects liver by preventing disorders thus, plant is hepatoprotective.
Decoctions are used in lung ailments as tuberculosis & bronchitis.
Infusions of root & bark help to treat infections of urinary tract.
Anti - microbial property of the plant helps to treat tooth ache through the use of twigs juice gargle.
Also, the herb is a great laxative & stimulates gastric & intestinal secretions.