Anantamul, org (1/2 lb.)
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Certified Organic Anantamul root powder (Hemidesmus indicus)
A pitta-balancing herb that supports proper function of the genitourinary system and promotes healthy skin.*
* Supports proper function of the kidneys and urinary tract* * Maintains healthy skin and a clear complexion* * Removes natural toxins from the blood* * Cleanses excess pitta from the body and mind*
* Rasa (taste): sweet, bitter * Virya (action): cooling * Vipaka (post-digestive effect): sweet * Doshas (constitutions): Balancing for all doshas, especially good for pitta
Commentary: Anantamul, literally 'the eternal root' in Sanskrit, is a thin creeping plant with long, red spreading roots and a sweet, aromatic odor. Its Hindi name, Sugandhi, means 'the fragrant one'. Anantamul's color and spreading quality suggest its affinity for the circulatory system and the blood. It spreads throughout the body, cooling and removing excess pitta in the digestive tract, joints, nerves and reproductive system. As a pitta reducer it is used to support proper function of the genitourinary system and to promote healthy skin and a clear complexion. Anantamul is said to promote the production of breast milk in women and support the healthy production of sperm and testosterone in men. Its pitta-reducing qualities extend beyond the body as it is traditionally used to cleanse the mind of negative emotions such as anger and irritability.*
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Herbal tablets that contain Anantamul include: Kidney Formula
Other products that contain Anantamul include: Soothing Skin Balm, Mahanarayan oil
This product is organically grown and processed in accordance with the USDA's National Organic Program (NOP).
For more information on Anantamul visit:
Herbs for life: Anantamul (Sariva) monograph
Wikipedia's entry for Hemidesmus indicus
Search index page description Banyan Botanicals Anantamul fruit powder is USDA certified organic, sustainably sourced, and fairly traded. Anantamul is known as Sugandhi (Hindi), Sariva (Sanskrit), Irimusu (Sinhalese) and Indian sarsaparilla (English). Anantamul is a Sanskrit name and it is sometimes spelled Anantamula. Anantamul powder is available in 1/2 lb and 1 lb bags and in bulk bags of 5 lbs or more.