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Java Galanga ( Khulanjaan )

کلیجن، پرتتی، کولنجن، پان پاڑ، پان کے پرانے درخت کی جڑ
Scientific Name: Alpinia Galanga Wild

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Java Galanga/Khulanjaan (خولنجاں) is endemic to Thailand, Vietnam and Southeast China and today it is cultivated on a large-scale in many countries in Southeast Asia, primarily in China, Malaysia, Thailand and India.

Ingredient Name :

Alpinia galanga Willd.

Arabic Name : Khoolanjaan, Khawlinjaan

Bengali Name : Kurchi Vach, Mahabhari Vach, Kulanjan

Chinese Name : Gao liang jiang, Hong dou kou, Liang jiang, Shan jiang

English Name : Greater or Java Galangal, Siamese Ginger, Siamese Galangal, Colic Root

French Name : Souchet long, Grand Galanga

Gujarati Name : Kolinjan

Hindi Name : Kulanjan, Barakulinjan, Kulinjan, Punnagchamoa

Kannada Name : Rasmi, Sugandha Vachi, Dhumarasme, Doddarasagadde

Latin name : Alpinia galanga Willd.

Marathi Name : Bari pan ki jar, Kosht-kulinjan

Persian Name : Khusrodaru Kalan, Jaoz Resha, Khawalinjaan

Punjabi Name : Kulanjan

Sanskrit Name : Sugandhavacha, Kulinjana, Sthulagranthi

Urdu Name : Khulanjan

Recommended Dosage:

2 to 4 g powder of dried rhizomes.


This herb has no known warnings or contraindications.

Java Galanga is a perennial plant Alpinia Galanga Wild of the Zingiberaceae family (the ginger family) that can grow up to five feet or 150 cm in height. It has a dark reddish-brown, cylindrical and fleshy rootstock (rhizome).

The fresh or dried rootstock (rhizome) are used in herbal medicine. The herb is highly aromatic and has mild spicy flavor.

Beside the culinary use, java galanga served many benefits to human health. Alternative medication such as ayurveda often use it as medicine to cure many problems. Later java galanga has been proved scientifically by researchers contains many phytochemical which has abundant effect to maintain body health.

The medical applications of java galanga are in many ways the same as its close relative ginger. It is a bitter herb that is used to promote digestion and stimulate appetite and production of digestive fluids. The herb is therefore used to treat anorexia, indigestion (dyspepsia), colic and stomach ache.

It is also used traditionally for hiccups, nausea, vomiting, chronic gastritis and ulcers in the digestive tract.

The herb has analgesic (relieving pain) and antipyretic (reducing fever) properties and it may also help reduce bacterial and fungal infections.

The rootstock of java galanga has shown inhibitory effect in vitro on many pathogenic bacteria like anthrax bacillus, hemolytic streptococcus and various strains of staphylococcus.

Java galanga is often recommended for motion sickness and morning sickness, an effect that is primarily attributed to ginger.

Java galanga can also be applied as a treatment for infections of the upper respiratory tract such as chronic bronchitis and cough. An extract of the root is used as a mouthwash and a gargle for mouth ulcers, gum inflammation and other inflammation in the mouth and throat and as a treatment for bad breath (halitosis).

In the Middle East there is a tradition of using the herb as a remedy for rheumatic pains and arthritis.

The herb is used extensively in the Indonesian cuisine and it’s a basic spice in the Indonesian national dish “nasi goreng”, a rice dish cooked with vegetables, meat, gravy, fruit and mushrooms.

Useful in Following diseases:

  • Abdominal Distention
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Catarrh
  • Colic
  • Common Cold
  • Cough
  • Diarrhoea
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Fevers
  • Flatulence
  • Halitosis (Bad Breath)
  • Hypertension
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion
  • Lack of Appetite
  • Liver Dysfunction
  • Motion Sickness
  • Nausea
  • Nervous Debility
  • Persistent Infection due to Low Immunity
  • Poor Erectile Power
  • Rheumatism
  • Rheumatoid
  • Arthritis
  • Seminal Debility
  • Sexual Debility
  • Stomachache
  • Stress
  • Ulcers
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness of Heart
  • Whooping
  • Cough



The information is for educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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