Cardamom is an aromatic spice that awakens the appetite and is known to support a healthy digestion without aggravating pitta. Cardamom is also known to support balanced stomach acid levels and the downward flow of energy in the GI tract. This helps pacify vata and pitta, and promotes a comfortable post-meal experience. It's warming qualities assist in removing excess kapha from the stomach and supports healthy mucus levels in the body. It also known to eliminate kapha from the lungs, supporting clear, comfortable breathing. You can find Cardamom in our Bhakti Cleanse and Orange Spice tea blends.
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- Rasa (taste): pungent, sweet
- Virya (action): heating
- Vipaka (post-digestive effect): sweet
- Doshas (constitutions): Balancing for all doshas, may increase pitta if used in excess