Kashayam Powder

Kashayam powder is a herbal medicine for common cold and cough.This powder can be mixed with hot water and palm sugar(Panakalkandu) and had to cure throat infections and body pain.

Kashayam Powder
Kashayam Powder


Sukku(Dry ginger) – 25gms

Milagu(Black pepper) -25gms

Naruku moolam -25gms

Adhimaduram(Dried Liquorice root) – 25gms

Chitarathai(Dried thai ginger) – 25gms

Thipili (Long pepper)- 25gms

coriander seeds – 1 tbsp.

Jeera – 1 tsp.

Adathodai (Justicia adatoda) powder – 1 tsp.

Holy basil(Tulasi) – 1 tsp.

Tuduvalai powder(Solanum trilobatum) – 1 tsp.


Dry all the ingredients in sun for few hours and roast them lightly and grind it into fine powder.Store the powder in an air tight container.Add one tea-spoon to water and boil it to make a thick concoction.


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