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Bermuda grass is an extremely common grass found in almost all parts of Africa,Europe,Asia and Australia.
Hindi - doorva grass,doob, Dhoob
Telugu - Garika
Tamil - Arugam pul
Malayalam - Karuka pul
Bengali - Dharba
This grass is used to worship Lord Ganesha .
Some readers have asked me cures for Herpes blisters.Hope this helps.
A little rice is soaked in water and made into a paste with Doob grass and applied on the blisters .This helps the sores to heal.
(Taken from ' Rishi Prasad ' a monthly magazine released by the Ashram of Pujya Sri Asaramji Bapu.)