Moringa olifera, drumstick tree is cultivated for its nutritive values and health benefits. Tree is often referred to as herbal super-food. Both leaves and fruits are edible.
Moringa powder is prepared by drying and grinding leaves of Moringa tree. It is drought resistant plant and has been used in home remedies, Ayurveda and herbal remedies for many centuries. Drumstick is the common name for Moringa and it grows easily in tropical soil like in India. In Ayurveda it is referred as sigru which means “moves like an arrow” – because of its immune boosting properties and it helps cleanse and rejuvenates the body. Powder of the leaves rich in iron, vitamins -C, A, Calcium etc. Plant is said to aphrodisiac. Leaves powder “Moringa Powder” is popularly added to smoothies, plant protein drinks and in other food preparations.
Benefits of having Moringa powder:
- Boosts immune system
- Balances energy level and helps to restore strength
- Reduces fatigue, helps to cleanse and rejuvenate tissues
- Brings overall wellness and vitality to body.
Author: Sumana Rao | Posted on: May 26, 2020