Corona Kadha: An Important Drink During These TimesBy Harshita Sehgal - 25 June 2020
Doctors and other experts are asking people to drink Kadha, an Ayurvedic drink to help boost the immune system. Kadha is an Ayurvedic home remedy that will protect you, make you stronger from within, and also help in fighting cold and flu. This Ayurvedic drink is a mixture of herbs and spices that are boiled in water to extract their benefits and can do wonders for your overall health . Check out the importance and how to make Kadha in Coronavirus pandemic:
What it is and how it helps in boosting immunity?
Kadha is a herbal drink that helps in boosting immunity. It is made using herbs like tulsi (basil), dalchini (cinnamon), kalimirch (black pepper), shunthi (dry ginger) and munakka (raisin), etc. These herbs and spices contain various immunity-boosting properties and other healing compounds. Other than strengthening your immunity, it also fights infections. That is why it is recommended to drink in coronavirus times. The herbs are very beneficial in the flu season.
- Few Tulsi leaves
- 4-5 seeds black Pepper
- 1 small piece of ginger
- 1-2 sticks giloyi
- 1 cup of water
- 2-4 seeds clove
- 1 tbsp cardamom
- 1 tbsp cinnamon
- Grated turmeric
- Honey (optional)
- To start with, add one cup of water in a bowl. Then add all the ingredients in the bowl and bring them to boil.
- Let the mixture boil till the water reduces to half a cup. Once it is done, drain the water.
- Add a little bit of honey in it to make it sweet.
- Then drink it.
- Once prepared, you can re-heat it.
This Ayurvedic kadha recipe is perfect to reduce symptoms of cold and cough. Consume it hot.