Benefits of Turmeric according to ancient Indian traditions
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Turmeric is a well-known medicine since ages. Especially in India, turmeric has been used extensively for several centuries. In this article are some well known benefits of Turmeric.According to Vedas and Shastras, Turmeric is known as a food item that adds “mangal” i.e., auspiciousness to anything we eat.Likewise, offering Turmeric to Gods in the place of worship is an ancient practice that is supposed to clear all negativity around us.Women who are married wear the “mangal sutra”, which in ancient times was made of pure turmeric applied on a thread which she tied to her neck.This practice was followed as Turmeric heals, protects and secures both the husband and wife. Besides, turmeric also purifies the soul of the man and the woman and binds them forever.As for health aspects, here are some benefits of turmeric that everybody should know.When used in curries and food preparations, it offers long-term immunity to those who eat it.Turmeric dispels negativity and keeps the one who applies it or consumes it immune to diseases.Turmeric is a great healer and when used on wounds, the healing is really fast.