Sanskrit name: Ajmoda
Botanical name: Ciclospermum leptophyllum
Habitat: It is native to India.
- Rasa (taste): Bitter, Pungent
- Virya (action) : Heating
- Vipaka (post-digestive effects): Pungent
- Dosha (constitution): Balances vata and kapha, aggravates pitta.
Celery powder acts as a stimulant and has antispasmodic activities. It has found useful in treating gastrointestinal diseases. It improves blood circulation and physical strength of the body. It helps in treating urinary tract disorders.