Bayani

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Caryota Urens

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 In ayurveda, plant provides remedy for vitiated pitta, hyperdipsia, arthritis, burning sensation, migraine and general weakness.

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Source of kithul treacle, a liquid jaggery.The sap is fermented to produce toddy, which when distilled, produces the spirit termed ‘arrack’.

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Bayani
  • Tamil : Koondal Panai
  • Malayalam : Chunda Pana
  • Telugu : Jilugu
  • Kannada : Bayani
  • Konkani : Eind
  • Tulu : Eend

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