Turmeric Root Powder

$ 6.94

Curcuma longa

Sanskrit: Haridra

Turmeric is a broad-leafed herb sending forth lush white flowers and sending down copious bright orange rhizomes; it flourishes throughout the wet tropics of Southeast Asia.

Rasa: Pungent, bitter, astringent

Virya: Heating

Vipaka: Pungent

Guna: Light, dry

Dosha: VPK-, in excess PV+

Dhatu: All

Srotas: Digestive, respiratory, circulatory, female reproductive

Prabhava: Said to cleanse the nadis, the energetic channels of the subtle body.

Actions: Kindles agni, supports healthy digestion, maintains healthy blood, promotes healthy menstruation, maintains healthy skin, alleviates occasional itching, supports strong bones, clears occasional congestion of the head, promotes healthy lactation*



*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.