Asafoetida Powder

Asafoetida Powder

$ 10.94

Ferula asafoetida

Sanskrit: Hingu, Sahasravedhi

Ingredients: Asafoetida, fenugreek

Asafoetida is a moderately sized perennial shrub native to Iran and Afghanistan, and cultivated in arid regions of India. The aromatic resin is exuded from the plant's root.

Rasa: Pungent

Virya: Heating

Vipaka: Pungent

Guna: Unctuous, heavy, penetrating

Dosha: VK-, P+

Dhatu: Plasma, blood, muscle, bone, nerve

Srotas: Digestive, nervous, respiratory, excretory, female reproductive

Actions:  Supports a healthy digestive system, removes ama, supports a healthy respiratory system, directs the flow of vata downwards, supports healthy menstruation*

 

*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.