Chitraka

Chitraka Root Powder

$ 7.94

Plumbago zeylanicum

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

Virya: Heating

Vipaka: Pungent

Guna: Light, dry, penetrating

Dosha: VK-, P+

Dhatu: Plasma, blood, bone, reproductive

Srotas: Digestive, nerve, reproductive