Jaggery is a natural product of sugarcane and is a more unrefined form than sugar. It is one of the most wholesome and healthy forms of sugar in the world and contains the natural minerals and vitamins inherently present in sugarcane juice. It is made from raw, concentrated sugarcane juice. Jaggery is pure and provides more energy in comparison to any other form of artificial sweetener.It is also a much healthier substitute than consuming refined sugar. Sugar has empty calories and is devoid of any nutrients. Due to the molasses content in Jaggery (which is generally removed in the process of making refined sugar), Jaggery contains more nutrients than refined sugar. It is rich in minerals and vitamins like magnesium, calcium, zinc, and copper.