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Black Pepper - Other Vernacular Names And Facts

Another name (other vernacular names) : 

  • Kalimirch ( in Hindi, Punjabi),
  • Golmarich (in Bengali),
  • Mari (in Gujarati),
  • Marutus (in Kashmir),
  • Mire (in Marathi),
  • Milagu (in Tamil),
  • Miriyalu (in Telugu)

Interesting Facts and information : 

  • Black pepper (kalimirch) is one of the most used Spices worldwide. It is also known as the "king of Spices"; it forms a significant part of many cuisines worldwide, used in cooking and garnishing.
  • Black pepper powder, which comes with a mildly spicy flavor, is made by grinding peppercorns obtained from the plant Piper Nigrum.
  • Since ancient times, Black Pepper has been considered to have essential health benefits.

Therapeutic uses : 

  • People take Diarrhea (cholera), dizziness, colic, depression, Gas, headache, Sex drive, menstrual pain, stuffy nose, sinus infection, discolored skin (vitiligo), Weight Loss, and cancer.
  • People inhale Black Pepper oil to prevent falls, to help quit smoking, and for trouble swallowing. In foods, Black Pepper, as well as its oil, is used as Spices.
  • People apply Black Pepper to the skin for measles, nerve pain, itchy skin caused by mites (scabies), and to treat pain.

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