Castor Oil-अरंडी के तेल-Ricinus Communis

Castor Oil Plant
Castor Oil Plant

Castor Oil-अरंडी के तेल-Ricinus Communis (Wonder Tree, गन्धर्वतैल, V-P+K-): Almost all parts of the plant are used (Oil is mostly made of Seeds) & have great medicinal uses. It is Bitter, Sweet and Pungent in Taste. Virya is Hot and Vipaka is Sweet, V-P+K-, Positively Affects all tissues & is Heavy to Digest. It has Sukshma-Fine Properties & Easily Enters-Cleanses Body Srotas-Channels. Various authentic-scriptural sources point to its usage for few Millennium.

Bio-Chemically: It consists of Rinocleic Acid [A Mono-Saturated Fatty Acid mainly responsible for its Anti-Microbial & Anti-Inflammatory properties], Oleic Acid, Linoleic Acid, Omega 6 Fatty Acids, Vitamin E, Minerals, Proteins…

Indications (Medicinal uses): Castor Oil-अरंडी के तेल-Ricinus Communis is Anti-Microbial-Anti-Cancerous-Cysts-Fibroids (Anti-Bacterial, Anti-Viral, Anti-Fungal…), Metabolic-Immune System Stimulant (Debilitated Adults and Children), Anti-Inflammatory (Analgesic), Skin-Hair Health (Dermatosis, Skin Boils-Use Seeds Poultice to Burst Boils, Dry Scalp, Hair Loss, Hair Growth [By The Way too much of a Broken-Unhealthy Skin could be a Clear Indication towards a Malfunctioning Liver & Kidney, that they are not being able to expel Toxins from The system]), Digestive System-Abdominal Health (Demulcent-Mucoprotective Agent, Gastritis, Bloating, Stomach Worms, Acid Reflux-Ulcers, Constipation-Lubricates Passage & Doesn’t Dry Intestinal Walls, Purgative-Drains Duodenum, IBS), Circulatory System (Lymphatic Circulation-Drainage), Joints-Bone Health (Rheumatism, Osteoarthritis), Eye Health (Conjunctivitis, Dry-Itchy Eyes, Red Eyes, Cataract, Glaucoma…), Liver-Spleen Stimulant (Especially Fruit), Excretory-Reproductive System (Cleanses Male-Female Reproductive Srotas-Channels, POCD, Endometriosis, Blocked Fallopian Tubes, Uterine Fibroids…), Neural Disorders (Rejuvenate-Nervine Tonic-Especially Bark, Sciatica, Insomnia)…

How may we Consume Castor Oilअरंडी के तेल-Ricinus Communis (Please go for Cold-Pressed only):

  1. Topical Application (Including applying directly to Naval-Abdominal Region),
  2. Capsules,
  3. Tea-Decoction,
  4. Infusion,
  5. Adding Drops-1/2-1 Tsp. straight to a Cup of Hot Water. To Cater to Taste/Stench you may add Citrus Fruit Juice/s or Fresh Lemon Juice and/or add a Tsp. of Castor Oil to a Cup of Castor Oil & follow it up with a Cup of Hot Water,
  6. Castor Oil added to a Cup of Hot Milk is a Great Stomach Cleanser,
  7. Poultice or Paste (of Seeds/Other Plant Parts),
  8. Castor Oil Pack: Mix some DMSO to Hot Castor Oil, Pour it to a Cotton Towel, Apply it to Naval-Abdominal Region, Repeat as required…

Few of The Castor Oilअरंडी के तेल-Ricinus Communis Specific Medicinal Cures: 

  1. Digestive System-Abdominal health:
  • Clearing AMA-Stomach Toxins & Constipation (Chronic): Morning empty stomach or an hour after early Dinner a Tsp. (Max.) added to a cup of warm-hot water Twice/Thrice a Week and/or 2-15 Drops Castor Oil & ½-1 Tsp. A2 Ghee added to Dry Ginger (Saunth, 1-5 Pinches) Decoction Twice a Day and/or add half a Tsp. of Castor Oil to a glass of hot milk prior going to sleep and/or Simply carry out Enema with Castor Oil,
  • Digestive Stimulant: Boil ½ a Glass of water with 1-5 Pinches of Dry Ginger (Saunth) & add a Tsp of Castor Oil to it, Drink it,
  • Obesity: 1 Tsp. of Castor Oil with a Cup of Hot water Twice a Day (Best is in the morning Empty Stomach before clearing bowels) and/or Simply put Castor Oil to your Meals (Daals-Pulses, Vegetables) and/or Castor Oil Pack,
  • Stomach Ulcers: Add half a Tsp. of Castor Oil to ½-1 Glass of A2 Milk prior Sleep till one gets better,
  • Expel Stomach Worms & Constipation (Severe): Add a Tsp of Hand Ground Flax Seeds & ½-1 Tsp Castor Oil to a Cup of How Water & have it Twice a Day. This may be followed by ½-1 Glass of Butter-Milk to ease out Abdominal Contractions. This also brings beneficial lactobacillus Bacteria into the Intestines,
  1. Eye Care-Health:
  • General Eye Health, Good Eyebrow Growth & Infections such as Conjunctivitis: A Drop to each Eye Twice-Thrice a Day,
  • Dry-Itchy Eyes: Make a Solution with 30% DMSO & Rest Castor Oil & Instil a Drop of this to each eye Twice a Day,
  1. Skin-Hair Health:
  • Hair Fall-Hair Growth-Lustrous Hair: Gentle-Deep massage 45-60 Minutes prior taking shower 2-3 times a week and/or Mix equal amounts of Castor and Coconut Oil & Deep massage Scalp, Take Shower after 60-90 Minutes,
  • General Skin Care (Chafed-Dry Skin-Lips-Cracked Nails-Itching-Sores-Ulcers, Acne-Pimples-Boils, urns-Ringworm-Warts…): Apply Topically (Good for a Glowing Skin) and/or Add it to The Facial Pack and/or Add ½ a Tsp to a cup of Hot Water (Add 2-3 Tsp. Fresh lemon Juice) & Have it Twice a Week and/or (For Dry Scalp-Dandruff) Add an Egg White & few drops of tea Tree Oil to 1-2 Tsp of Castor Oil & Deep Massage your Scalp 30-40 minutes prior Shower,
  • Psoriasis-Eczema: Castor Oil Mixed with Coconut & Neem Oil (Along with Other treatments such as Colloidal Silver & Colloidal Copper with Hydrogen Peroxide,
  1. Bone Health:
  • Arthritis: Make a Cup of Tea with Few Pinches of Dry Ginger and ad a Tsp of Castor Oil to it & Drink and/or Add few Drops of DMSO to Castor Oil & Apply Externally,
  • Castor Enema: (As it greatly pacifies Vata coupled with many benefits of Enema itself, Use of castor Oil for Enema reportedly has large many benefits for Vata Disorders…) Castor Oil for Enema is best diluted with Triphala Decoction, Best avoided Empty Stomach and mot done more than Twice-Thrice a Week. Insert app. 100mL of Lukewarm Castor Oil, using Enema Kit, into the Rectum. Keep the left leg straight and the right one bent. The Nozzle is inserted approximately 2 ½ inches. Retain the oil for as long as you may do it comfortably (Minimum 20 minutes). Finally evacuate…

Contra-Indications: In excess it may vitiate Pitta. Best avoided or should be taken in minimal doses (under Medical Supervision) for Asthmatic-Kidney-Diabetic-Excessively Obese Patients, Pregnant-Lactating Ladies; Due Pitta aggravating properties it is best avoided for Infants-Young Children, Liver Patients, Poisoned Patients, Patients suffering from Diarrhoea  & so on…As always, please do not mix your Modern-Chemical-Laden Medicines along with consumption of Castor Oil… In much excess than optimal amounts, due Pitta Vitiation, it may even lead to organ/s Failure…

Legal Disclaimer: The information in this article is not a Medico-Legal advice. Use it at your own risk. Although I do my best to give you accurate and useful information, you should consult an appropriate Medical Professional before Trying out any of the above Information.

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