An efficacious tree

Philippine flagToday’s versatile word is calumpang, but please don’t ask me where in the world I found it!

Calumpang is the name for female who originally come from Philippines, according to this curious website:

calumpang treeIt’s also a type of tree that is used for medicinal purposes, and has many names, in Sanskrit: Priyala, Priyangua; in Hindi: Pringu; in English: Calumpang Nut Tree and in Malayalam it is called Mural maram.

For the medicinal applications of this most efficacious tree, see:



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