Top Benefits of Copper Water

According to Ayurveda, water stored in a copper vessel has the ability to balance the three doshas (Vata, Kapha, and Pitta) in your body and does so by positively charging the water. Water stored in a copper vessel is also known as 'Tamara water' and only water kept in a copper vessel for at least 8 hours is beneficial.

Copper utensils have been used in Indian homes since ancient times. This age-old practice, referenced in the ancient texts of Ayurveda, is now supported by several scientific studies. Storing water in a copper vessel leads to a natural purification process. It kills all the microorganisms present in the water, which can be harmful to the body such as molds, fungi, algae, and bacteria, and makes the water perfectly fit for drinking. Furthermore, water stored in a copper vessel acquires a certain quality from copper when kept overnight or for at least four hours. Copper is an essential trace mineral that is important for human health. It also helps neutralize toxins.

Benefits of copper water

When water is stored in a copper vessel, the copper slowly mixes with the water to give it positive properties. The best thing about this water is that it never goes rancid and can be stored for a long period of time. 

Helpful in killing bacteria

Copper is known to be oligodynamic in nature (sterilizing effect of metals on bacteria) and the bacteria can be easily destroyed by the consumption of water stored in it. Copper is believed to help prevent common water-borne diseases such as diarrhea, diarrhea and jaundice. In countries that do not have a good sanitation system, copper serves as the cheapest solution for water purification.

Control of thyroid gland function

Thyroid disease is caused by an imbalance of the hormone thyroxine.Copper is one of the most important trace minerals needed for better functioning of the thyroid gland. According to thyroid experts, drinking water kept in a copper vessel regulates the functioning of this gland by controlling the thyroxine hormone in the body.

Stimulates the brain

Copper has brain stimulating and anticonvulsant properties. The presence of these qualities helps in making the brain work faster and more efficiently.

Beneficial in gout

The problem of arthritis or joint pain has started happening in young people nowadays. Copper has anti-inflammatory properties. This property provides relief from pain and swelling of joints due to pain – especially beneficial in cases of gout and rheumatoid arthritis.

Make skin healthy

Your daily routine and diet have the biggest impact on the skin. That is why if you want to make your skin beautiful, then keep the water in a copper vessel overnight and drink it in the morning. This is because copper is the main component of our body's production of melanin. Apart from this, copper helps in the production of new cells which helps in replenishing the top layers of the skin. By adopting this recipe regularly, the skin will start looking healthy and glowing.

Keep digestion healthy

Water from a copper vessel is like nectar for stomach problems like acidity, constipation, gas etc. According to Ayurveda, if you want to flush out the toxins from your body, drink water kept in a copper vessel for at least 8 hours. This will give relief in stomach bloating and digestion problems will also go away

Slow down the aging process

If you are worried about fine lines on the skin, then copper is the natural remedy for you. Enriched with strong anti-oxidant and cell formation properties, copper fights free radicals---one of the main causes of wrinkles---and helps in the production of new and healthy skin cells.

(Disclaimer: The content on this site is for informational purposes only, and should not be taken as professional medical advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other health professionals for any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition.)

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