HARDE (Terminalia Chebula)
Harde is considered as the "king of medicines" because of its extraordinary powers of healing. In Ayurveda it is considered to destroy all diseases and eliminate all waste from the body. Harde is a rejuvenative, laxative (unripe), astringent (ripe), anthelmintic, nervine, expectorant, tonic, carminative, and appetite stimulant. It is used to mitigate Vata and eliminate ama (toxins).