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Black Cumin seeds (100g)

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The prophet Mohammed is quoted as saying, “This black cumin is healing for all diseases except death.”

The black cumin he was referring to is Nigella sativa. It’s been used for centuries to treat everything from abscesses to herpes zoster.

Nigella sativa is a flowering plant that’s also called:

  • fennel flower
  • black caraway
  • kalonji

It’s native to parts of:

  • Asia
  • the Middle East
  • North Africa

The plant grows nearly three feet and has wispy foliage, small pale flowers, and fruit pods filled with seeds.

These seeds, about the size of caraway seeds, contain a number of active ingredients, including a powerful compound called thymoquinone (TQ).

TQ is said to:

  • reduce inflammation
  • enhance the immune system
  • protect against cancer

Considerable research is being conducted to determine potential applications for N. sativa in the treatment of a range of conditions, including:

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How long does delivery take?

Depending on the area of delivery, it will take 1-2 days. No longer than 3 days from order date.

Do you have a physical store?

You can visit our OBC Mart in G/F, Shop 44-45, Chungking Mansions, Tsim Sha Tsui.

Do you have pick-up options?

You can contact our customer hotline 2722-0768 for more details regarding pick up options.