Sarsaparilla

Sarsaparilla

Sarsaparilla {Hemidesmus indicus} Sarsaparilla or Indian sarsaparilla balances Vata, Pitta and Kapha Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Good for pacifying all three doshas Taste – Sweet Energetics – Cooling Main Traditional Action: Blood purifier,...
Shardunika

Shardunika

Shardunika {Gymnema Sylvestre} Shardunika also called Gurmar balances Vata and Kapha  Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Balances all three doshas Taste – Bitter astringent Energetics – Cooling Main Action: Supports healthy blood sugar levels Other...
Shankhpushpi

Shankhpushpi

  Shankhpushpi {Convolvulus pluricaulis}   Shankhpushpi balances Vata. Pitta, and Kapha.    Ayurveda Characteristic and Uses Effect on doshas – Balances all three Doshas especially Vata and Pitta Taste –Bitter Energetics – heating Main Action: Brain tonic,...
Shatavari

Shatavari

Shatavari or Wild Asparagus {Asperagus Recemosus} Shatavari is the sanskrit / ayurvedic name for Wild Asparagus  and it balances both Pitta and Vata.   Ayurvedic Characteristics and Uses Effect on doshas – Balancing for Pitta and Vata and increases Kapha Taste  –...