Tuvaraka – Hydnocarpus laurifolia – Qualities, Research

Tuvaraka plant is an ancient Ayurvedic herb used mainly in the treatment of skin diseases. It is in use since the time of Sushruta. Its botanical name is Hydnocarpus wightiana / Hydnocarpus laurifolia. It belongs to Flacourtiaceae family.  Vernacular names, Sanskrit synonyms Common names:Hindi name – Chalmogra, ChalmoograBengali name – ChoulmogaraKannada name – Garuda PhalaMarathi … Continue reading Tuvaraka – Hydnocarpus laurifolia – Qualities, Research