Bharangi

Bharangi

Bharangi {Clerodendrum serratum} Bharangi is also called Cheruthekku or Blue fountain bush Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Balances Vata and Kapha Taste – Pungent, bitter, astringent Energetics – Heating Main Traditional Action: Treatment of...
Brihati

Brihati

Brihati {Solanum Anguivi}   Brihati or Banbhanta or Barhanta   Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Pacifies Vata and Kapha Taste – Bitter, pungent, astringent Energetics – Heating Main Traditional Action: Skin diseases, urinary retention,...
Bael Tree

Bael Tree

Bael Tree {Aegle marmelos} Bael Tree or Wood Apple or Bel Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Pacifies Vata and Kapha and slightly increase Pitta Taste –Pungent,  bitter, astringent Energetics – Heating Main Traditional Action: Rasayana, ingredient of...
Black Pepper

Black Pepper

Black Pepper {Piper nigrum} Black Pepper balances Vata and Kapha Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Good for pacifying Vata and Kapha and increases Pitta Taste – Pungent, bitter Energetics – Heating Main Traditional Action: Digestive, stomachic, eye...
Bhringaraj

Bhringaraj

  Bhringaraj {Eclipta alba or prostrata} Bhringaraj  commonly known as False Daisy balances Vata,  Kapha, and Pitta Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Balances Vata and Kapha and Pitta Taste –Bitter, pungent, sweet Energetics – Heating Main...
Boswellia

Boswellia

  Boswellia {Boswellia serrata} Boswellia or Indian Frankincense  Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Balances Vata, Pitta and Kapha Taste – Sweet, pungent, and bitter Energetics – heating Main Traditional Action: reduces inflammation and pain,...