limestone powder as medicine

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Limestone Powder (Chuna in Hindi)

Lime powder (Chuna), which is used in betel leaves (Hindi: Pan), has amazing benefits for health including physical and mental ailments.

Limestone powder is useful in following diseases:

  1. Arthritis
  2. Joint Pain
  3. Backache
  4. Bone fracture condition
  5. Tooth decay and toothache
  6. Spondylitis
  7. Sciatica
  8. Male impotence
  9. Decline in female fertility
  10. Jaundice
  11. Weakness of memory
  12. Mental retardation and neurological problems

Limestone powder is beneficial in all the disorders related to bones, memory, pregnancy, sexual health and much more. Lime is a big and best source of calcium carbonate. People who consume lime powder (Hindi: chuna) daily with gulkand (Gulkand or gulqand is a sweet preserve of rose petals used in Indian sub-continent), Cardamom (elaichi), areca nut or supari (seed of the areca palm) etc. with betel leaves; remain free from all the diseases mentioned above.

Lime powder (Hindi: chuna) has various applications and it cures a number of diseases.

Way to Eat Lime (Chuna)

Never consume lime powder (chuna) bigger than the size of one grain of wheat. One grain of wheat is more than enough to consume in any disease mentioned above.

Lime powder (Chuna) in the size of one grain of wheat, can be mixed in any of the following eatables or drinks and can be consumed in the morning an empty stomach:

  •  Curd
  • Water
  • Pan with fennel seeds, Cardamom and rose petals jam.
  • Pulses
  • Orange juice
  • Pomegranate juice and
  • Sugarcane Juice


  •  It is harmful if it is taken bigger than the size of one wheat grain.
  • It is harmful to the person suffering from stones.

Dosage: One Grain of Wheat