Showing the single result

  • Nagkesar – नागकेसर – Iron Wood Tree – Mesua ferrea

    0 out of 5

    | Nagkesar |

    | Botanical Name: Mesua ferrea |

    Common Names: Ironwood tree, Nagchampa, Ceylon ironwood
    Properties: Astringent, bitter, pungent, cooling
    Uses: Anti-inflammatory, digestive health, skin health, respiratory health, menstrual health, pain relief
    Precautions: May interact with certain medications and may cause gastrointestinal upset and allergic reactions in some individuals. Consult a healthcare practitioner before use.

    Nagkesar seeds have the following properties:

    • Rasa (taste): Astringent, bitter, pungent
    • Virya (potency): Cooling
    • Vipaka (post-digestive effect): Pungent
    • Guna (qualities): Light, dry, sharp, penetrating
    • Dosha (effect on humors): Balances Pitta and Kapha, may aggravate Vata

    Quick View