Ugadi 2020- Here are some of the health benefits of neem and jaggery

06:17 PM Mar 24, 2020 | Team Udayavani |
As we all know that Ugadi signifies the beginning of a new year. During Ugadi, people wake up early in the morning, take customised oil bath, perform various rituals and pray to the Lord. On this day, people consume a mixture of neem leaves and jaggery, the significance of this mixture is that basic essence of life itself, which is a combination of bitter and sweet! Here are some of the health benefits of Neem and jaggery Aids in Weight Loss Jaggery and neem mixture gives a boost to your metabolism and helps the body burn fat cells. Protects skin Applying a mixture of neem and jaggery on your skin can help improve your complexion as well as protect you from UV rays and other radical damage as the mixture contains powerful antioxidants. Helps in Detoxification The enzymes in the neem leaves have the power to flush out all waste and toxins from the body. The neem and jaggery mixture work as a natural detox solution for the body. Prevents ulcers Eating a mix of neem and jaggery helps in keeping stomach ulcers at bay. Boosts immunity Neem is full of antioxidants and jaggery can boost immunity. Together, they help strengthen the body and keep it safe from common ailments.    

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