Used for money drawing and fertility magick.
Use in floor washes to bring money to the home.
Place in a jar and add a few seeds every day to increase money flow to the household.
Also Called: Greek Hay, Foenugreek, Fenigreek, Fenugreek Seed
The seeds are very nourishing and are given to convalescents and to encourage weight gain, especially in anorexia nervosa.
The seeds should not be prescribed medicinally for pregnant women since they can induce uterine contractions.
Research has shown that the seeds can inhibit cancer of the liver, lower blood cholesterol levels and also have an antidiabetic effect.
The seed and leaves are anticholesterolemic, anti-inflammatory, antitumor, carminative, demulcent, deobstruent, emollient, expectorant, febrifuge, galactogogue, hypoglycaemic, laxative, parasiticide, restorative and uterine tonic.
The seed yields a strong mucilage and is therefore useful in the treatment of inflammation and ulcers of the stomach and intestines.
Taken internally, a decoction of the ground seeds serves to drain off the sweat ducts.
The seed is very nourishing and body-building and is one of the most efficacious tonics in cases of physical debility caused by anaemia or by infectious diseases, especially where a nervous factor is involved.
It is also used in the treatment of late-onset diabetes, poor digestion (especially in convalescence), insufficient lactation, painful menstruation, labour pains etc.
The seeds freshen bad breath and restore a dulled sense of taste.
Externally, the seeds can be ground into a powder and used as a poultice for abscesses, boils, ulcers, burns etc, or they can be used as a douche for excessive vaginal discharge.