Oli-Kirayat, Olī-Kirāyat: 1 definition



Oli-Kirayat means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: Advances in Zoology and Botany: Ethnomedicinal List of Plants Treating Fever in Ahmednagar District of Maharashtra, India

Olī-Kirāyat in the Marathi language refers to the medicinal herb “Andrographis paniculata Nees.Syn. Justicia paniculata Burm. f.”, and is used for ethnomedicine treatment of Fever in Ahmednagar district, India. The parts used are: “Dried maturestem and leaves”. Instructions for using the herb named Olī-Kirāyat: The cold infusion of the kade of Chirayat i.e. the dried stem pieces 10 gsoaked in a glass of water for about 6-8 hours aday/night–2 tablespoons twice, also recommended for dengue and malarial fever.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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