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Do you eat food on banana leaf? If not, read these amazing benefits!

Read these amazing facts about banana leaves!

There are plenty options available in which food is being served these days. Out of which, serving on banana leaf is most beneficial!

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They are big, waterproof, cheaper and most importantly, they are ecological. We can easily clean and dry them up by simply spraying water on them. It dries up instantly due to its waterproof nature. So they can be reused.

Hindu people consider banana leaves holy. They are being used in different traditions. So they prove quite hygienic in occasions like social gatherings, where otherwise partially cleaned plates are used. Banana leaves are degradable, too. We can easily dispose or simply trash them. On the other hand it is quite difficult to manage and recycle heavy metal plates.

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eating food on banana leaf is very healthy
Scientifically, it has evidence of having antioxidant compounds which not only assist in fighting Cancer and Parkinson’s disease but also contributes in lowering diabetes problems. Such useful plant based compounds are also present in green tea which is widely consumed these days.

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Banana leaves are also used to wrap the food before steaming and even grilling to preserve its aroma as well as it flavor. Dried banana leaves as also used to make cups which perfectly hold liquids.

Thus, consuming food served on banana leaf is an ideal method that contributes to good health. According to Ayurveda, every part of banana tree is useful. It is a nature’s gift to mankind. You can also help the farming community to help them sell every part of their produce!