About Velvet Bean
Velvet Bean Powder - Sexual Wellness, Diabetes, Stress Relief, and Neuro Care
Velvet beans are also referred to as Mucuna prurien. Velvet beans are an exotic legume having lengthy clusters of purplish flowers and dense hair pods. It is really an annual climbing shrub having long vines with a length of over 15 meters. The beans are grown in the southern United States, Africa, India, and also the West Indies for green manure and grazing. They’re also utilized as ornamentals.
Velvet beans are recognized by a multitude of common names like atmagupta, kiwanch, alkushi, cowitch, cowhage, picapica, kapikachu, and yerepe. They’ve been utilized in Indian Ayurvedic medicine since a long time to deal with worms, dysentery, diarrhea, snake bites, sexual debility, cough, tuberculosis, impotence, rheumatic disorders, muscular pain, sterility, gout, menstrual disorders, diabetes, and cancer.
Velvet Bean Powder
Velvet Bean/Mucuna Pruriens is an under-utilized tropical legume and possesses immense nutritional quality. They are also popularly known as Kapikachu and Kaunch ke beej. Like Conventional legumes, they are a rich source of proteins, lipids, minerals, and other nutrients. Velvet beans are popularly used as feed for Poultry, Fish, and Cattles. In recent times, Velvet beans have gained popularity due to its immense medicinal properties. Many health benefits are associated with Velvet Beans. It is widely used in Ayurveda and other medicine systems all over the world. Unfortunately, very little and conflicting information is available about velvet bean. This article will help you understand the nutritional potential of velvet beans.
Velvet Bean is an annual climbing vine that grows in tropical regions of Africa, India, China, and the West Indies. This plant produces a cluster of pods which contains seeds called Velvet Bean/Mucuna Bean. The seed pods are covered with red-orange hair, which irritates skin if touched with bare hands. It is a must to touch them with gloves to avoid itching.
The scientific name of Velvet Bean is Mucuna Pruriens, belonging to the family Fabaceae along with other beans and peas. Velvet Beans Come in Shiny Black and Creamy White color varieties.
Benefits of Velvet Bean Powder
- Velvet Beans have alkaloids which are helpful to rejuvenate testosterone secretion. Velvet Beans improve testosterone levels as a result of increasing the Sperm count. Velvet Beans help to enhance sexual activity and also useful for the problem of premature ejaculation.
- Velvet Beans has levodopa which helps to keep healthy levels of blood sugar as well as cholesterol.
- Velvet Beans improves semen quality in infertile men and also helps to reduce stress. Velvet Beans are very helpful in treating insomnia and generally deepens sleep.
- Velvet Beans helps to treat nervous disorder and arthritis. Velvet Beans used to build muscle mass and strengthen muscles and physical ability.
சித்தா – Siddha Properties
இனிப்பு - Inippu (Sweet), கைப்பு, கசப்பு - Kaippu, Kasappu (Bitter)
திண்மை - Thinmai (Hardness), நெய்ப்பு - Neippu (Wetness)
குளிர்ச்சிவீரியம் - Kulirchiveeriyam (Cooling Effect)
இனிப்பு - Inippu (Sweet) and உவர்ப்பு - Uppu (Salt) may be converted to இனிப்பு - Inippu(Sweet), கைப்பு/கசப்பு - Kaippu/Kasappu (Bitter), கார்ப்பு - Karppu (Hot), and துவர்ப்பு - Tuvarppu (Acrid/Astringent) may be converted to கார்ப்பு - Karppu (Hot)
आयुर्वेद – Ayurvedic Properties
मधुर - Madhura (Sweet), तिक्त - Tikta (Bitter)
गुरु - Guru (Heavy), स्निग्ध - Snigdha (Oily)
शीत - Shita (Cold)
मधुर - Madhura (Sweet) Vipaka