Category - Pomegranate [Punica granatum]

The pomegranate [or Punica granatum] is a symbol of life, longevity, health, femininity, fecundity, knowledge, morality, immortality and spirituality. Scientific studies have laid a credible foundation for some of the traditional medical uses of the pomegranate. Pomegranate fruits are very rich in anthocyanin [potent antioxidant flavonoid]. Besides its antioxidant properties studies have shown that anthocyanin also has anti-carcinogenic potential.