What Are Kalonji Seeds?
Kalonji seeds are well known as spice commonly used as substitute of black cumin. Kalonji seeds obtained from the fruits of a flowering plant its scientific name is Nigella sativa. This flowering plant is native to some regions in south and southwest of Asia. Kalonji seeds are spice commonly found in traditional cuisines of India and Middle Eastern. The taste of kalonji seeds are like the combination of oregano, black pepper and onion that is why sometimes kalonji seeds are also used as the substitute of black pepper in some cuisines
Eat 7 black seeds on an empty stomach is sunnah and it has numerous great benefits on your health and general life. Here are some of these
Within Islam there are many herbs, plants and fruits that are believed to have medicinal and healing properties. Olive, pomegranate, dates and figs are amongst those that are directly mentioned in the Qur’an as blessed foods. However, there is only one that can stake a claim as a super food and that is Black cumin or ‘Habbat ul Sawda’ as it is known in Arabic. According to hadith, the Prophet Muhammed (pbuh) is believed to have said: “In the black seed is healing for every disease except death.” (Sahih Bukhari)
A Cure For All Things. The black seed is believed to have 100 components and is a significant sources of fatty acids, proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals.
The elderly population is especially at risk because it is generally associated with invasive procedures, such as surgeries, hyper tension,diabetic. Primarily due to weakened immunity
Thankfully, one of the strongest black seed oil benefits may help. Black seed oil can help slow down or stop from spreading out of control.
Take one glass warm water, add half spoon kalonji oil with half spoons on Honey, mix together and use thrice a day once in the morning before breakfast, after lunch and after dinner. Treatment may continue for five to eight days
Fumigation of kalonji is useful in Respiratory Diseases.
A REMEDY FOR ALL DISEASES EXCEPT DEATH
The Prophet, peace and blessings of Allah be upon him, told us about an effective
medicine which can cure all diseases except death. He said: “use the black cumin (habba soda)
for, indeed, it is a remedy for all diseases except Death”.
How do you take black seed?
- Eat black seeds plain;
- Eat a teaspoon of black seed mixed with honey;
- Boil black seed with water.
- Heat black seed and warm milk until it just begins to boil.
- Grind black seed and swallow it with water or milk;
- Sprinkle on bread and pastries.
- Add to more recipes from meat main courses to soups,stews,teas and smoothies
Other Health Benefits of Black Seed:
- Helps fight cancer
- Promotes liver health
- Improves fertility
- Aids weight loss
- fight infection
- Protects skin
- Benefits hair