Ajwa: Heavenly Fruit is Praised for Its Countless Health Benefits Including Anti-Cancer
It is believed that Ajwa Date is revealed from heaven and anyone who eats 7 in the morning will be protected from poisons or black magic. Specifically for Madina, Saudi Arabia, Ajwa can now be found in other hot desert areas that have imported fruit and cultivation. However, the purest form of Ajwa can only be found in Medina.
This small black fruit is in a separate league. Dark in color with fine white lines, has a distinctive taste and delicate sweetness. Anti-cancer, anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, cardiotonic, galaktogog and laxative are just a few of the medicinal benefits and healing properties that have resulted in this fruit being called the “king of dating”.
Extensive research has been carried out to analyze the effectiveness of various diseases and health conditions.
For pregnancy, fetal development and breastfeeding, it has been shown to be helpful in developing fetal bone because of its calcium content. This is very important during childbirth because it allows smooth contractions of the uterine muscle for easy delivery. Postpartum, it helps mothers in blood production and milk production. Recently it was found that Ajwa is an excellent herbal treatment for anemia not only because it increases iron levels in the blood but also in the production of red blood cells.
This is very beneficial for the digestive system because it removes toxins from the body. It also acts as a counter for diarrhea and as a laxative for those who suffer from constipation. This fruit can strengthen the immune system and balance blood sugar. It operates on reducing high blood pressure along with regulating cholesterol. It has been found to be very effective in fighting obesity and limiting weight gain. Miraculously, it can also increase weight in those who struggle to gain weight.
Although many dates increase sexual stamina and vitality, Ajwa in particular also helps in sexual problems such as infertility. It promotes proper urine flow which makes it beneficial for both the kidneys and liver. This is an antidote in cases of poisoning due to alcohol consumption.
No matter how you slice it, Ajwa’s healing properties work from head to toe in the human body. You can enjoy seven days in the morning with a glass of milk as part of a complete balanced meal or soak 7 in a glass of water (soaked for 12 hours) and enjoy after a heavy meal as digestion (and laxative).