Tamarind is high in vitamin C and several B vitamins along with potassium iron and phosphorus. It has been used to break a fever and cool down the body.
Traditionally it is also employed to help with digestion issues relieve a sore throat and alleviate sunstroke.
Tamarind contains a variety of biologically active phytochemical compounds which combine with the nutrients of tamarind act in synergy to produce its miraculous benefits.
It is an extensively used condiment spice that is necessary for kitchens.