Gugal (Rock Incense)guggal, guggul
Prized thoughout the Himalayas this natural Gugul (also Guggul and Gokul) resin is an important aid to meditation rituals and puja. It is often burnt in monasteries during empowerments and is believed to dispel negativity.
Gugul is a sticky gum resin from the mukul myrrh tree, it plays a major role in the traditional herbal medicine of India. It was traditionally combined with other herbs for the treatment of arthritis, skin diseases, pains in the nervous system, obesity, digestive problems, infections in the mouth, and menstrual problems. In the early 1960s, Indian researchers discovered an ancient Sanskrit medical text that appears to clearly describe the symptoms and treatment of high cholesterol.
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