Terminalia Chebula Fruits ripen during January-April. It grows in tropical and sub-tropical forests upto the height of 1500. Scientific Name: Terminalia chebula, Sanskrit Name: Haritaki, Hindi Name: – Harda, Harra.
It is used as gargle against inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth. It is used in tanning of leather and purification of petroleum. It is an effective purgative and helps in removing toxins and fats from the body resulting in their reduced absorption. Used in all sorts of eye disorders like inflammation, conjunctivitis and is used as a wash.