Health Benefits of Chuna


Lime Powder (Chuna) in Ayurveda

Lime Powder or Chuna

Lime powder (Chuna), which is used in betel leaves (Hindi: Pan), has amazing benefits for health including physical and . In this e-Book, various uses of or are discussed for information and suggestion only. All the information is collected from Vedas.

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Lime powder is useful in following diseases:

  1. Arthritis
  2. Joint pain
  3. Knee pain
  4. Backache,
  5. Bone fractures,
  6. Toothache,
  7. Cervical,
  8. Sciatica
  9. Male impotence,
  10. Female fertility deficiency
  11. Jaundice
  12. Lack of memory
  13. Impotence
  14. Mental retardation & much more

Lime powder or “chuna” is beneficial in all the disorders related to bones, memory, pregnancy, impotency and much more. Lime is a big and best source of calcium carbonate. People who consume lime powder (Hindi: chuna) daily with gulkand (Gulkand or gulqand is a sweet preserve of rose petals used in Indian sub-continent), Cardamom (elaichi), areca nut or supari (seed of the areca palm) etc. with betel leaves; remain free from all the diseases mentioned above.

In this e-Book variety of uses of lime powder is given for suggestion and information collected from Ayurveda.

Lime powder (Hindi: chuna) has various applications and it cures a number of diseases.

English Name:                                                                         Lime powder, pickling lime

Hindi Name:                                                                             Chuna

Botanical Name:                                                                  Calcium Carbonate

How to store Chuna:                                                          Keep it in a cool place

How to buy Lime powder (Chuna):                           Chuna or lime powder can be purchased from any shop keeping betel leaves (pan leaves).

How to Eat Lime (Chuna)?

Never consume lime powder (chuna) bigger than the size of one grain of wheat. One grain of wheat is more than enough to consume in any disease mentioned above.

Lime powder (Chuna) in the size of one grain of wheat, can be mixed in any of the following eatables or drinks and can be consumed in the morning an empty stomach:

  • Curd
  • Water
  • Pan with fennel seeds (Hindi: sounff), Cardamom(Hindi: elaiche) and rose petals jam (Hindi: gulkand). It is very tasty and gives good digestion too.
  • Pulses
  • Orange juice
  • Pomegranate juice and
  • Sugarcane Juice

Note: 1. It is harmful if it is taken bigger than the size of one wheat grain.

  1. It is harmful to the person suffering from stones.
One Grain of Wheat

Some of the important benefits of lime powder (Chuna) are as below:

1. Improve Memory & Intelligence

Lime powder is useful for the children those who are studying. Students can consume lime powder with curd, juice, pulses or even water. Consuming lime powder with pomegranate juice is very beneficial for the students. It not only improves intelligence but also gives strength to work hard in the study. It removes the deficiency of blood too.

Children those who are mentally weak can also consume lime powder with any eatables to remove the weakness.


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2. Lime Powder to remove Male Impotency

Lime powder (Hindi: Chuna) can be used to get rid of male impotence. Male persons suffering from the deficiency of sperm can consume lime powder with the sugarcane juice. They should consume it daily to remove sperm deficiency. Within one to two years sperm will increase. Females those who are suffering from the deficiency of eggs can also consume lime powder with the sugarcane juice to remove the deficiency.

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    Sugarcane Juice

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    3. Cure Female Problems

    Lime powder is good to cure a number of problems of ladies related to menstruation cycle. It cures all the problems related to female menopause, pregnancy, and menstruation disorders. After the age of 50 females suffers from the difficulty of menopause and needs more intake of calcium carbonate. Lime powder is good to cure all the difficulties of menopause.


    4. Prevent Troubles of Birth and Delivery

     Pregnant lady can intake lime powder (chuna) with the pomegranate juice. It has several benefits for both child and lady as discussed below: Child will be very intelligent and healthy with sharp IQ level, Delivery will be very comfortable and both child and mother will be free from any disease during the pregnancy and after the pregnancy.

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    5. Lime in Bone Diseases

    Sciatica and cervical both are related disorder associated with bone and spinal cord. The disease is related with male and female both. To cure the diseases patient should consume lime powder with sugarcane juice or any other eatable like pulses, vegetables’ recipes, curd, etc.

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    6. Lime to Cure the problems of Spinal CordArthritis Treatment: Cure: Sciatica Treatment:

                    All the problems related to the spinal cord can be cured with the lime powder. , frozen shoulders, leg pains can be cured with lime powder. Consume lime powder with pulses or fruit juices.chunaClick to read- The best Cure to prevent Knee Pain

      7.  Lime Powder Cures Bone Fracture

During the bones’ fracture body needs more calcium. Lime powder is a big and best source of calcium. During the bone fracture person should consume lime powder with fruit juice to cure the fracture fast.chuna

      8. Lime Powder in Joint Pains

A person suffering from knee pain can take the lime powder with sugarcane juice, orange juice or pomegranate juice.

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      9. Lime Powder in bone weakness and Pains

A person suffering from bone weakness and pain can take the lime powder with sugarcane juice, orange juice or pomegranate juice.

     10. Increase Height

Add Chuna equal to the size of wheat in curd or pulses to increase the height of children.

     11. Remove Tooth Ache

It prevents teeth from all the diseases and makes teeth strong. If a person is suffering from a toothache can consume lime powder in any food or drink. The patient can consume lime with pan leaves or water too.

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      12. Remove Anemia

Drink lime powder with pomegranates juice in the morning an empty stomach to cure anemia. If pomegranate is not available you can consume lime with any available eatable or water.

Gulkand is a sweet preserve of rose petals

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So, stay healthy, blessed and fit

With love and peace