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VITEX NEGUNDO LINN IN AYURVEDIC CLASSICS (A BIRD EYES VIEW)

*Dr. Madhuri Thokala and Dr. Chakrapanysharma

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Herbal medicine, rather than merely curing a particular disease, aims at returning the body back to its natural state of health. The world is gradually turning to herbal formulations which are known to be effective against a large inventory of diseases and ailments Though usage of plants change from age to age the main motive of Ayurveda is ‗‘Preservation of health and cure of diseases‘‘.[1] Ancient Acharyas have felt enormous therapeutic potentiality of each and every plant on being their judicious use. Among number of plants described in Ayurveda, Nirgundi is one which holds greater medical importance. A popular local quote of the Bengalis in the Western Himalayan region of India which translates as – A man cannot die of disease in an area where Vitexnegundo Linn, Adhatoda vasica and Acorus calamus are Found.[2] The plant is referred in the Indian traditional circles as ‘sarvaroganivarini’ – the remedy for many diseases. As Nirgundi is well known drug by common people and easily available hence we have selected this drug Nirgundi(Vitex negundo Linn) to have Literary review of this plant which may explore further therapeutic quality for the benefit of public in larger extent. The present aim of this study is to discuss Nirgundi(Vitex negundo Linn) in samhitas and various nighantus.

Keywords: Nirgundi, Herbal medicine, Ayurveda, Diseases.


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