Give internally ashes of Bon-Sath 1 tola, parched barax 1 tola, turmeric powder 1 tola, with some paddy or pulses.
88. MARKUCHIA BYADHI (PUSSESSION BY THE EVIL SPIRIT MARKUCAIA; IT BRINGS BARRENNESS TO
WOMAN OR FEMALE ANIMAL).
Medicine—Suspend the following in a copper tube after having the ends closed to the neck of the pony :—
Any plant grown on the pomegranate tree, Moran Ada, Cock's Spur, Raghunath Bih, musk, teeth of wolf, bone of Sakhini Sap, bark of Rohona tree, hair of a fish-woman who has first conceived. After delivery suspend the tube to the neck of the young one, taking it off from the neck of its mother.
General Symptoms—Boils and pimples with itching and fall of hair.
Medicine—Put half a seer of poppy seed in an earthen pot close tightly its mouth, and place it on the fire until the seed is charred. Powder it then and dust some of it over the disease and cover with some mud. Wash it off when it gets dry, and continue 3 days.
General Symptons—Itching, fall of hair, giving way of skin like dust on rubbing.
Medicine—1. Wash the body after rubbing it with mixed ashes of Ghoralejia, Matrush, 5 cane small baskets for holding mustard for pressing in a country press, and raw oil cake.