Ashoka

Ashoka Bark Powder

$ 7.94

Saraca indica

Ashoka is a moderately sized evergreen tree growing throughout India, with blood-red bark and great bursts of yellow-orange-red flowers. Ashoka literally means "without sorrow"; it is an auspicious tree, under which the Buddha was born.

Rasa: Bitter, astringent

Virya: Cooling

Vipaka: Pungent

Guna: Light, dry

Dosha: KP-

Dhatu: Blood, muscle, fat, reproductive

Srotas: Feminine reproductive, circulatory