PURE ORGANIC COMPLETE SUGAR CANE JUICE DEHYDRATED
Jaggery or “Gur” or whole sugar is a pure, wholesome, traditional, unrefined, whole sugar. It contains the natural goodness of minerals and vitamins inherently present in sugarcane juice & this crowns it as one of the most wholesome and healthy sugars in the world.
In Mexico & South America, it is also known as panela.
Why is it healthy?
Jaggery, being a wholesome sugar, without doubt is rich in the vitally important mineral salts: 2.8 grams per 100 grams, that is to say 28 grams per kilogram, while only 300 milligrams per kilogram is found in refined sugar.
Magnesium strengthens the nervous system & potassium is vital to conserve the acid balance in the cells and combats acids and acetone.
Jaggery is very rich in iron, which, a composite of hemoglobin prevents anemia.
Manufacture of sugar from cane juice employs a potpourri of chemicals as sulphur dioxide, lime, phosphoric acid, bleaching agents & viscosity reducers.
Jaggery is processed the natural way & no chemicals are added at any stage of its processing.
Jaggery is often called the 'medicinal sugar. So much so, you can become an emergency doctor with Jaggery. It is also very useful in health problems like:
Dry Cough, Cough with Sputum , Indigestion, Constipation
Ancient medical scriptures dating back to 2500 years state how it purifies the blood, prevents rheumatic afflictions and disorders of bile and possesses nutritive properties of high order.
(Sushruta Samhita, Chapter 45, sloka 146)