Ashwagandha Root Powder

$ 15.95

Withania somnifera

Ashwagandha is a short shrub with green bell-shaped flowers and a tiny orange-red fruit, thrivingin dry, sandy soils. Ashwagandha literally means "the smell of a horse," said to refer to the plant's ability to impart one with the sexual stamina of a horse.

Rasa: Bitter, astringent, sweet

Virya: Heating

Vipaka: Sweet

Guna: Light, unctuous

Dosha: VK-

Dhatu: Blood, muscle, fat, bone, nerve, reproductive; increases ojas.

Srotas: Reproductive, nervous, respiratory