Sanskrit: Agni, Jvala
Chitraka is a climbing, perennial herb with vibrant white flowers growing in southeast India, and throughout Sri Lanka. It is also known as agni and jvala--fire and flame.
Rasa: Bitter, pungent
Guna: Light, dry, penetrating
Dosha: VK-, P+
Dhatu: Plasma, blood, bone, reproductive
Srotas: Digestive, nerve, reproductive