Categories of Ayurveda Medicines
Different categories of Ayurvedic medicines used in Ayurveda treatments...
Types of Ayurvedic Treatments
Different types of Ayurvedic treatment for different types of illness like...
Ayurveda colleges & Research Centers
List of Indian Ayurveda college and University Research centers ...
Indian Ayurveda Resorts & Treatments
List of Indian Ayurveda Resorts and Treatment centers in India....
Important Ayurveda Books
List of important Ayurvedic books and its authors name, to get vast knowledge ...
Scientific name of Shell ginger: Alpinia zerumbet
Name of Shell ginger in different languages:-
English: pink porcelain lily, Variegated ginger or Butterfly ginger
Malayalam: Malainchi മലയിഞ്ചി
Alpinia Zerumbet is a perennial, evergreen tropical herb, erect, that grows in upright clumps, up to 10 ft tall. Leaves are dark green, arranged oppositely, length up to 75 cm, tapered both the end. Rhizomes are used as medicine, which resembles ginger.The flowers are white with pink marks, born in clusters on top of plant, fruits capsules, globose, dark green resembles cardamom; color turns deep red when ripe.
Useful plant parts:
The leaves and rhizomes are effective for HIV-1, antidiabetic, antioxidant