Black Caraway / Black Seeds / Habbah Sawda’a / Kalonji (کلونجی / حبة السوداء) also known as Nigella Sativa, is a remedy for everything but DEATH.
It is narrated that Abu Hurayrah Radi Allaho Anh related from Prophet Muhammad Sallallaho Alaihe Wasallam that he said:
“عليكم بهذه الحبة السوداء، فإن فيها شفاء من كل داء إلا السام”
“Use the Black Seed, because it contains a cure for every type of ailment, except for death.”[Tirmizi, Ahmad and Ibn Hibban].
The Black Seed has many benefits, as indicated by our beloved Prophet’s statement: “It is a cure for every type of disease”. This statement is just like what Allah Said:
“تدمر كل شيء بأمر ربه”
“Destroying everything by the Command of its Lord”. (46:25)
It means destroys everything that is prone to destruction.
It has been used for over 2000 years as a medicine for treatment of headache, toothache, nasal congestion and skin diseases. It is a powerful remedy for psoriasis, dry skin, eczema and dandruff. It can be used as an internal treatment for asthma, digestive disorders, arthritis and weak immune systems. It is often called the cure for all diseases.
Asthma, Cough and Allergy Treatment
Improve Heart Health
Cure Joint Pain
Control Blood Pressure
Healthy Functioning of Kidney
Cure Cough and Cold
Promote Weight Loss
Treatment for Piles
Heal Cracked Heels
Prevent Hair Loss
Improved Skin Health
Cure Liver Disorders and Jaundice
Back pain and Rheumatism
Women’s Health Problems
Nausea and Vomiting
Cure Sexual Impotency
Eye Diseases and Impaired Vision
Black Seed Oil
Black Seed Oil helps against ALOPECIA, hemorrhoids and spots. When around five grams (roughly a teaspoon) of it is drunk with water, it will help against gasping and hard breathing.
The oil of Black Seed helps against facial paralysis when used as nasal drops (2 ~ 3 drops in each nostril).
When one drinks around five grams (roughly a teaspoon) of its oil, it helps against spider bite.
When the black seeds are cooked in vinegar and then one rinses his mouth with them, they will relieve toothache resulting from sensitivity to cold.
When one inhales powdered black seed; it will help against water that accumulates in the eye.
When it is used in a bandage while blended with vinegar, it heals spots and exposed skin ulcers and decomposes the acute mucus tumors and the hard tumors.
When the Black Seed is burned and mixed with melted wax along with Henna or Iris oil, it helps remove the ulcers that appear on the skin of the legs, after washing the skin with vinegar.
When the Black Seeds are crushed in vinegar and laid on leprous skin, the skin affected by black pigmentation and on the head that is affected by dandruff, it helps relieve these ailments.
Cold & Sneezing
When it is ground finely and blended with the oil of green Seed and used as ear drops, only up to three drops, it helps against cold symptoms, flatulence and various clogs.
When the Black Seed is fried and finely ground, soaked in oil and then drops are administered in the nose, it will help against cold conditions accompanied by intensive sneezing