Name in different languages:

English           -          Thistle

Hindi              -          Brhamdandi

Sanskrit          -          Brhamdandi, Ajaadandi, Kantpatra kla

Marathi          -           Brhamdandi, Bothamor

Gujrati           -           Brhamdandi, Phusyaie

Bengali          -          Chhagaldandi

Latin             -           Tricholesis glaberrima


           Thistle is hot nature and pungent. It increases sexual excitement and memory power. It makes the fibers of the body strong and purifies blood. It is useful in wounds, swelling and insanity, diseases pertaining to delivery, sperm problems, chronic fever, white flecks, and skin diseases. It ends stomach worms and eliminates kapha and vatta.