Black Seed (Nigella Sativa). How I grew my own
Step 1: Get yourself some Black Seeds (Nigella Sativa Seeds).
Step 2: I literally threw handfuls all over my garden beds in my front yard. If you've read my previous blog posts, you will know by now that I'm a sister who likes to do things the simplest (okay, laziest) way possible! lol! I call it time management :)
Step 3: Wait for nature to do it's thing and your patience will be rewarded with Black Seed Flowers (Nigella Sativa Flowers) scattered randomly and popping their pretty little heads all over your garden bed :) These beauties put a smaile on my dial...
Salamu Alaikum, I am after black seed oil but don't know which to get and in what form. Main reason I am after it is for my chronic intense back pain. What would you recommend?
Wa Alaikum Wa Salaam Sister,
Please remember shifaa (cure) is from Allah SWT but it is from the sunnah to seek & take the remedy . As Muslims we must acknowledge and accept that Allah & His Prophet (peace be upon him), know better and have revealed the truth. Alhamdulillah Islam is so beautiful that for every problem there is a solution & for every disease there is a cure:
Our beloved Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “For...
Al-Bukhaari may Allah have mercy upon him reported 'A'ishah may Allah be pleased with her as having said that the Prophet (peace be upon him) had said: "There is healing in the black seed for every disease except death.” (Al-Bukhaari and Muslim)
In another narration it was said, 'What is the black seed?' He said, 'Shoneez' (a name for black seed; scientific name Nigella sativa). Someone then asked, 'How can I use it?' to which he answered: You take twenty one grains (black seeds) and put them in a piece of cloth then in water for one night. When you get up in the following morning, you drop one drop in your right nostril and two in...
Heartburn, feeling overly full, vomiting, diarrhea, and constipation are usually the result of a bad diet, harmful fungi in the intestines, or severe psychological strain. They can also be symptoms of a more serious condition.
The active ingredients contained in Black Seed (Nigella Sativa) Seeds balance the intestinal tract thus resolve intestinal discomfort. Take 1 capsule or 20-25 drops of Black Seed Oil 3 times a day. If problems recur frequently, continue the treatment for at least 3 weeks.
Eastern medicine recommends the ingestion of lukewarm Black Seed Milk for acute intestinal ailments. The milk...
Black Seed in Ancient Egypt
The use of Black Seed as a spice and a healing plant can be traced back to ancient Egypt. There, it was a vital ingredient in many dishes. The personal doctors of the pharaohs always had a bowl of Black Seeds handy, to use as a digestive aid after extensive dinners and as an effective medicine for colds, headaches, toothaches, and infections. In the grave of the pharaoh Tutankhamun archaeologists found a bottle of this ancient medicine-in preparation for life after death.
Black Seed for Asthma Relief
The essential oils in Black Seed (Nigella Sativa Seed) have a mucus resolving and vasodilating effect, thus providing rapid relief from acute problems. Black Seed Oil relaxes the airways and reduces the release of histamines into the bloodstream. Black Seed, sometimes referred to as Black Cumin, helps heal bronchial asthma by combating the root of the problem: stabilizing the immune system.
Black Seed Oil contains unsaturated fatty acids, namely linoleic acid and gamma linolenic acid, which are essential for a healthy immune system. The internal application of Black Seed Oil prompts a series of...
Black Seed Inhalation for Asthma and Hay Fever Relief
1 cup (227 g) finely ground Black Seeds
1 litre of boiling water
Put the finely ground Black Seeds into a glass bowl and add the boiling water. Stir briefly and allow the mixture to steep for about 5 minutes.
Wash your face and tie your hair back if it is long. Drape a large bath towel over your head to create a tent and lean over the bowl. Relax and breathe in the steam deeply.
Continue the inhalation treatment for 10 minutes. Repeat several times a day, the first time upon waking if possible. A last inhalation before going to bed ensures a quiet and restful...
Diabetes and the Black Seed
Black Seeds (Nigella Sativa Seeds), have significant anti-diabetic effects in type 2 diabetics.
The study showed the effect of Nigella Sativa seeds on the glycemic control of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus by The Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, King Faisal University in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
Read the full study here: http://www.ijpp.com/IJPP%20archives/2010_54_4/344-354.pdf
Application for Diabetes
The basic treatment of Diabetes Mellitus (Type 2 Diabetes), is to take 2 capsules or 25 drops of Black Seed Oil (Nigella Sativa Oil) 3 times a day is recommended. This...