Amalaki is a moderately sized tree growing throughout India, bearing greenish-yellow gooseberry-like fruits.
Rasa: Sour, bitter, astringent; secondarily, pungent and bitter
Guna: Light, dry
Dosha: PV-, K+
Dhatu: All, builds ojas.
Srotas: Circulation, digestion, and elimination
Prabhava: Elevates the sattvic quality in the mind and body. Fuels the agni and enhances digestion without aggravating pitta. Calms all three doshas.
Actions: Rejuvenative, aphrodisiac, energizing, increases reproductive fluids, builds sexual potency, supports a healthy heart, digestive, supports a healthy circulatory system, blood nourishment, balances all three doshas, hair tonic, supports a healthy urinary system, supports a healthy mind,, corrects the flow of vata, beneficial for occasional constipation, supports healthy eyes*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.