GINGER is our featured Quranic food, important right now to address the virus that’s going round.
Ginger is called Zanjibeel in arabic which means “horn shaped”.
Surat Al-‘Insān (The Man) – سورة الانسان
“And they will be given to drink a cup [of wine] whose mixture is of ginger”
Ginger has been used for its health benefits for over 5000 years and is a favorite medicinal as well as culinary herb.
According to Islamic medicine, ginger is hot and wet in the first degree, hot and dry in the second degree… Shall I let you into a little secret?
The first degree us in its natural state and the second degree is in its dried form.
Ginger also comes as an essential oil that inshaa’Allah I’ll be selling soon.
The ginger oil is extracted from the underground root or rhizome of the ginger plant.
The Medicinal benefits of ginger are as follows:-
*it’s an anti -inflammatory so combats arthritis, gastritis, gastric flu
*it’s anti-viral combats the flu virus, noro virus
*it combats motions sickness, nausea, vommiting , dizziness and morning sickness
*its heating and promote blood circulation
*its a decongestant so helps remove phlegm
*its helps in the production of semen
*it combats cancer in ovaries and prostate
“So which of the favors of your Lord would you deny? ” THE QURAN, surah ,chapter 55, AR-RAHMAN, verse 38