Ashoka, org (1/2 lb.)
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Certified Organic Ashoka bark powder (Saraca indica)
Traditional uterine tonic that supports healthy menstruation*
* Strengthens and tones the uterus* * Promotes regular menstruation* * Supports a healthy, comfortable monthly flow* * Promotes healthy ovarian and endometrial tissue*
* Rasa (taste): astringent, bitter * Virya (action): cooling * Vipaka (post-digestive effect): pungent * Doshas (constitutions): Balancing for pitta and kapha.
Commentary: Ashoka is Ayurvedic medicine's foremost uterine tonic and has many traditional uses that help support a healthy female reproductive system. Its name literally means 'remover of sorrow', attesting to its ability to promote health and healing. It is useful for supporting a regular monthly cycle and for promoting a normal, healthy menstrual flow. Ashoka soothes the nerves and promotes uterine comfort while helping to promote healthy ovarian and endometrial tissue.*
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This product is organically grown and processed in accordance with the USDA's National Organic Program (NOP).
For more information on Ashoka visit:
Wikipedia's entry for Saraca
Herbs for life: Ashoka monograph
Search index page description Banyan Botanicals Ashoka powder is USDA certified organic, sustainably sourced, and fairly traded. Ashoka is also known as Ashok or Angana priya (Hindi), Ashoka (Sanskrit), Ashoka tree (English) and Diyaratmal (Sinhalese). The botanical name of Ashoka is Saraca indica. Ashoka powder is available in ½ lb and 1 lb bags and in bulk bags of 5 lbs or more.