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Bilva - Aegel marmelos
very sacred tree - always near a Shiva temple, Lord Shiva loves these leaves- highly spiritual
physically leaves resemble third eye and eyes of face
Action on Doshas: V ^ P v K v
grahi - binding, stool binding
spiritual action - awakens third eye
rectal bleeding - 1/2 tsp. bilva + 1 tsp. jaggary
high cholesterol - 1/2 tsp. bilva + 1 tsp. honey or bilva tea + honey
obesity - kutki + bilva for scraping of fat
put drop of bilva oil on third eye for migraines, awakening of intelligence
bilva is best for treating cellulites
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