Mustard is indeed a very popular ingredient in American and western cuisines. The use of mustard as a herbal medicine is not new. It has been used for ages in the Indian medicine and is still popular to cure several health disorders. It is also used as medicinal applications and is available in white, brown and black varieties.
Islamic Perspective of Mustard Oil
Mustard is one of the blessed plants that have been mentioned in Quran. Mustard plant is a sweet gift that Allah S.T. has bestowed upon us.
Mustard Plant has also been mentioned in Hadith more than once. Allah S.W.T says in Quran,
“And we shall set up balances of justice on the Day of Resurrection, then none will be dealt with unjustly in anything. And if there be the weight of a mustard seed, we will bring it. And Sufficient are We as Reckoners”. – [21:47]
“O my son! If it be (anything) equal to the weight of a grain of mustard seed, and though it be in a rock, or in the heavens or in the earth, Allah will bring it forth. Verily, Allah is Subtle (in bringing out that grain), Well-Aware (of its place)”. – [31:16]
Health Benefits of Mustard Oil / Sarso Oil
The benefits of mustard for body health are endless. It is a blessed plant and there are several benefits of using mustard in daily diet. In this article we are going to uncover some of the very best health benefits of Mustard Oil and Mustard Plant.
1Fights Carcinogenic Cells
Mustard is loaded with compounds like glucosinolates and mirosinase that have powerful ability to suppress and inhibit the growth of cancer cells. This is the reason why Mustard oil is always recommended by doctors and physicians alike.