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Lankot or Langot : Traditional Indian Style Underwear for Men

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Lankot or Langot : Traditional Indian Style Underwear for Men

Lankot or Langot : Indian Style Underwear for Men. Kaupinam (Devanagari: कौपिनम), kaupina (Devanagari: कौपिन) or langot (Devanagari: लंगोट) is an undergarment worn by Indian men as a loincloth or underclothing. In Malayalam, it’s named Lankotti/Langotti. Lankot or Koupeen is used by wrestlers in the game of kushti or traditional Indian wrestling in the akharada (wrestling ring) and during practice sessions and training, and in Kalari – Kerala .Now it’s is widely used in Gym as abdomen  supporter during work out. The kaupinam in India is the traditional male sports gear associated with almost every form of physically straining sports...

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Mucuna Pruriens/Naikurana/Kapikachu/Velvet Bean

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Mucuna Pruriens/Naikurana/Kapikachu/Velvet Bean

Mucuna pruriens is a tropical legume native to Africa and tropical Asia and widely naturalized and cultivated. Its  common names include velvet bean, Bengal velvet bean, cowage, cowitch, lacuna bean, sea beans, buffalo beans, Kapikachu, Atmagupta,Naikurana,Herbal Viagra and Lyon bean.The plant is notorious for the extreme itchiness it produces on contact, particularly with the young foliage and the seed pods. It has value in agricultural and horticultural use and has a range of medicinal properties. The seeds of Mucuna pruriens have been used for treating many dysfunctions in Tibb-e-Unani (Unani Medicine). It is also used in Ayurvedic medicine. It has long been used in traditional Ayurvedic Indian medicine in an...

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Velvet Bean ( Mucuna pruriens) or Naikurana and its Health Benefits

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Velvet Bean ( Mucuna pruriens) or Naikurana and its Health Benefits

The Velvet Bean(Mucuna pruriens) has many traditional and medicinal usages including treating pain, cholera, diabetes, infertility, scorpion bites, snakebites, toothaches, increases testosterone, reduces inflammation, increases libido,  kills some parasites, reduces spasms, calms nerves, lowers blood sugar, reduces fever, lowers cholesterol, blood purifier and the list goes on. Mucuna pruriens is a tropical legume native to Africa and tropical Asia and widely naturalized and cultivated. Its  common names include velvet bean, Bengal velvet bean, cowage, cowitch, lacuna bean, sea beans, buffalo beans, Kapikachu, Atmagupta,Naikurana,Herbal Viagra and Lyon bean.The plant is notorious for the extreme itchiness it produces on contact, particularly with the young foliage and...

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Sri Panchamukhi Hanuman Deep

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Sri Panchamukhi Hanuman Deep

1 Life itself is a mystery untold stamped with uncertainity. Each and every soul is born out of blessings of Navagraha’s (Soorya, Chandra, Chovva, Bhudha, Vyazha, Rahu, Kethu, Sani and Gulika) as these Navagraha influence Karma of a person in his path of life. Navagrahas are so powerful that the influence creates destiny of each and every soul living on this earth. Every thing on this earth is rotated influenced by holy laws unknown.   Path of life has three dimensions, Past, Present and Future. Karmas done in present situations, its result rebounds in future; if karmas are influenced by...

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Different Types of Sarees in India

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Different Types of Sarees in India

Saree ! Everybody in our Motherland - India , is familiar with this word . Lets go deeper ! Traditionally, Saree came from many different regions in Bharath/India  and  it is weaved with many threads of traditions, within Indian culture. Every state in India  has its own variety of sarees. Famous sarees like Banarasee Silk, Patola Saree, Kancheevaram Silk , and many more ..these  Indian Sarees are  crafted in a special way using different fabrics and embroidery methods.   Do You Know: You Can Wear Saree in a Traditional Way or in a Modern Way ! It'll never go out of...

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