Botanical Name is Cissus quadrangularis is a perennial plant of the grape family. It is also known as veldt grape, devil's backbone, adamant creeper, asthisamharaka, hadjod and pirandai..
. This creeper grows easily everywhere and can be very easily grown in pots at home. Pirandi has multiple health benefits: It treats indigestion, fractures and sprains, is a best worming medicine, treats piles, menstrual problems and is also the best home remedy for ear pain..
Pirandai is used to treat digestion related problems like indigestion, lack of appetite and gastritis,It is used to treat stomach disorders,It helps to alleviate menstrual cramps and is used to treat irregular periods,It is used in treating piles.
Closely related to common grapes, Cissus quadrangularis is a perennial plant with a number of common names, including Devil’s Backbone and Veldt Grape. Although it isn’t completely certain where Cissues quadrangularis first arose, India or Sri Lanka are two high contenders.
As mentioned, this plant is part of the grape family, sometimes referred to as Devil’s Backbone, Hadjod, or Veldt Grape. It reaches a height of 1.5 m and has long been used for its medicinal properties. Within Ayurvedic medicine, Cissus Quadrangularis has been used to heal injured tendons, bones, and ligaments..