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Mint: Herb Of Luck And Love

By November 30, 2021October 19th, 2023No Comments
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Plants are one of the most essential things that humans depend on for their survival. They not only give oxygen but also have other benefits. Moreover, Vedic astrology has connected plants to have spiritual meaning. In Vedic astrology, plants and flowers play a vital role as remedies and offerings to please the Lord. However, the use of these plants is not just limited to this.

One such beneficial plant is the Mint. Yes, the plant that people usually use in their food to enhance its taste has other astrological benefits as well. If you want to know about these secret astrological benefits of the Mint plant, then continue reading the blog for the same. 

About Mint 

The summer leaves that everyone loves to enjoy in India’s sweltering heat, mint has well earned its popularity in Indian cuisines. It is used in teas, sauces, salads, our famous biryanis and lassis. Not just this, mint is also used for many spiritual purposes too.

Mint is referred to as ‘pudina’ in Hindi. It is a name given to over a dozen plants belonging to the mentha genus, all having a common cooling sensation in them due to the chemical menthol. The plant is a perennial and found in many kitchen gardens, growing happily. Its distinctive pungent smell gives away the identity of the plant.

The leaves and tender shoots of the plant are generally harvested in the summer times to make a variety of dishes. They are used in multiple recipes to bring a distinct flavour and also aid in digestion. When it comes to magical benefits, mint is said to bring in wealth, keep negativity at bay and also lure in love.

Uses of Mint Plant

Many people consider Mint to be a plant that just adds flavour to their food. However, this is not completely true. Let us have a look at some uses of mint plant that helps an individual in astrological beneficial ways. 

  • Drink mint tea, as it will bring good luck.
  • Plant it around the house to protect against negativity. Also, a plus point is that it keeps away insects and mosquitoes.
  • Place the herb under a pillow to bring in messages from the Divine and Universe.
  • The plant can be placed in the bedroom near any window to ward off nightmares and evil spirits.
  • Keep the dried herbs near the office desk to bring abundance and prosperity at work.
  • It is also kept around sick people to drive off negative energy from sickness.

Astrological Remedies Using Mint Plant

The mint plant is known to have astrological benefits as well. Let us have a look at the astrological benefits of this plant. These benefits are as follows: 

  • Individuals who have a weak moon must use mint plants in their everyday lives. Consuming Mint and including in your regular diet is known to be very beneficial to reduce the negative effects of weak or deliberated moon in the life of an individual.
  • For individuals who have weak Mercury, mint is supposed to be their best friend. Keeping mint leaves in their purse or pockets is known to be highly auspicious for the native. Moreover, this also helps in reducing the negative and deliberate effects of Mercury planet. 
  • Moreover, keeping Mint leaves in an individual’s pillow tends to get rid of any negative or ill energy in the life an house of an individual. 


There you have it, folks! This was all about the medicinal as well as astrological benefits of the mint plant. This plant is known to be the best cure and remedy for individuals who have weak Moon and Mercury in their kundli. Moreover, it also helps in warding off negative and evil energies from the life and surroundings of an individual’s life. If you liked this blog and want to read more such fun and interesting blogs, then do visit InstaAstro’s website. There you’ll be able to read many more such fun and amazing blogs.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Is mint good to keep in the house?

The mint plant is considered highly auspicious to keep in one’s house. It is believed that this plant can help reduce the negative energies and vibes in one’s house.

2. What dosha is Pudina for?

Mint leaves can be used to help reduce the negative effects of Pitta Dosha. It is considered highly auspicious to eat mint in order to reduce the negative effects of Pitta Dosha.

3. Is it good to consume Mint?

Consuming mint is considered to be auspicious in Vedic astrology. The consumption of mint tends to bring good luck and prosperity in the life of an individual.

4. Mint is good for which planets?

Using and keeping mint can help an individual in strengthening their weak or deliberate Mercury and Moon planet. The use of mint is known to be beneficially affect these planets.

5. What planet is mint associated with?

The mint plant is said to be associated with Venus planet. It is believed that using mint tends to please and strengthen Venus planet in an individual’s kundli.

6. What is mint called in Hindi?

Mint is called Pudina in Hindi. It is one of the most used herbs in every household.

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