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Ghee- Is it a friend or foe?


What is ghee? Ghee is basically essence of milk. It is prepared by heating butter to remove the milk solids and water present in it. After the ghee has been simmered it gives a rich and nutty flavor with a bold aroma. It enhances the flavor of the dish which is cooked. Ghee is a form of clarified butter. It has(a single tablespoon of ghee) 469 KJ of energy. 3.678 g of monounsaturated fat and 0.473 g of polyunsaturated fat present in it. It also has 0.04g of protein content. It has fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E, K. It has a high smoke point of 250 C.


Health benefits of ghee ● Keeps you warm from inside Ayurveda states that consumption of ghee keeps you warm from inside. ● Fat soluble Ghee has fat soluble Vitamins like vit A, D, E and K which are very essential for the body. ● Helps in recovering clogged nose Ghee is poured into the nostrils in the “Nasya treatment” Of Ayurveda to get rid of clogged nose and also ensures Better breathing.


Balanced diet

Ghee is considered as a ‘Sacred Symbol of Auspiciousness’. It is stated in Ayurveda that consumption of ghee everyday in the diet can be very beneficial to an individual as it promotes a lot of health benefits and also helps to cure various ailments. ●

Beauty agent

Ghee acts a nourishing agent and also the best moisturizer to maintain a better personal beauty care. Ghee is suitable for all skin types which is an added advantage. ●

Good for digestion

Ghee can be easily digested by the body as it secrets the acids which help in an easy digestion.


Desi cow ghee, friend not a foe You may be having a lot of questions regarding the consumption of ghee. Is ghee harmful? Does ghee lead to obesity? Is ghee bad for the heart? Or does ghee have saturated fats? So on‌. Ghee is surely not harmful to the body when it is consumed in limited quantity. It boosts the mental as well as the physical strength of an individual. Those individuals who have lactose intolerance can also use ghee. Healthy fats present in the organic ghee (which are essential for our body) helps in building cell membranes and strengthening them. It contains antioxidants and a rich source of Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA). It also has fat-soluble vitamins like A, D, E and K due to which Ghee can be used in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Organic Ghee improves blood High-Density Lipoproteins (HDL) level, which is good for the heart


CONCLUSION Now that you are aware of the health benefits of ghee and also the facts which prove the myths wrong, you can consume desi cow ghee everyday to relish its benefits. Consumption of ghee more than prescribed can surely be harmful to the health. Ghee is packed with Vitamin A, D, E, K and Omega 3;9 and CLA which makes it a friend rather than a foe. So feel free to have a spoonful of ghee in your diet. Stop worrying about the myths!


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Ghee - friend or foe?  

Ghee is basically an essence of milk which is a the form of clarified butter. It plays the role our friend by benefiting our body both inter...

Ghee - friend or foe?  

Ghee is basically an essence of milk which is a the form of clarified butter. It plays the role our friend by benefiting our body both inter...

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