ANJEER

Importance of ANJEER In QURAN and HADITHS
  • Surrah Teen, Verse. #. 1-4: By the fig and the olive. By mount Sinai. By this city of security (Makkah).Verily,We created man in the best stature(mould) [5].
  • The Prophet (PBUH) said : “Eat fig for it cures the piles and is useful for rheumatism”
  • The Prophet (PBUH) said : “Eat figs! If I would say a certain type of fruit was sent down to us from the heavens I would say it’s a fig because it has no seeds. It ends (cures) the piles and is useful for rheumatism”
  • The Prophet (PBUH) said : "If you say that any fruit has come from Paradise, then you must mention the fig, for indeed it is the fruit of Paradise. So eat of it, for it is a cure for piles and helps gout."
 
Cure for several Ailments

Good for diabetic patients
The American Diabetes Association recommends figs for a high fiber treat. Fig leaves reduce the amount of insulin needed by diabetic patients who have to take insulin injection. Fig is rich in Potassium. Potassium helps to control blood sugar. Fig leaves have anti-diabetic properties

Lower cholesterol
Figs contain Pectin, a soluble fiber. When fiber goes through the digestive system, it mops up globes of cholesterol and carries them out of body.

Prevent coronary heart disease
Containing 92% water, this melon acts as a natural diuretic that cleanses your kidney and bladder.

Dried figs contain phenol, Omega-3 and Omega-6. These fatty acids reduce the risk of coronary heart disease.

Prevent colon cancer
The presence of fiber helps to mop up and usher out cancer causing substances.

Protection against post-menopausal breast cancer
Fiber content in figs give protection against breast cancer.

Prevention of hypertension
People used to take more sodium in the form of salt. Low potassium and high sodium level may lead to hypertension. Figs are high in potassium but low in sodium. So, it helps to avoid hypertension.

Sexual weakness
Figs are known since ages for reducing sexual weakness. Soak 2-3 figs in milk overnight and eat them in the morning to enhance your sexual power. It also helps in gaining weight.

Strengthens bones
Figs are rich in Calcium. Calcium helps to strengthen bones.

Urinary calcium loss
People having high salt diet may be affected by increased urinary calcium loss. Potassium content in figs helps to avoid that.

Prevent macular degeneration
Vision loss in older people is due to macular degeneration. Fruits and figs generally are good for avoiding this condition.

Relief for throat
The high mucilage content in figs, helps to heal and protect sore throats

Prevent constipation
There are 5 grams of fiber per three-fig serving. So, it helps in healthy bowel function and prevents constipation.

Weight loss
The fiber in figs also helps to reduce weight and is recommended for obese people. Take care - figs also result in weight gain, especially when consumed with milk.