Jatamansi, also known as “tapaswani” Nardostachys jatamansi, Balchara, Billilotan, Jatamanji, Mamsi, Jata, Jatila, Jatamangshi, Nardus root, Baalchad, Kalichad, Bhootajata, Ganagila maste, Bhutijata, Manchi, Jatamanchi, Balchhar, Chharguddi, Sumbul-ut-teeb, Bhytajata, Tapaswani in Ayurveda, is a perennial, dwarf, hairy, herbaceous and endangered plant species. It acts as a brain tonic and helps to improve memory and brain functions by preventing cell damage due to its antioxidant property. It also calms down the brain and manages anxiety as well as insomnia.
Jatamansi is a natural brain nervine tonic and a memory enhancer, which has calming, peacefulness, and relaxation features. It is an endangered ayurvedic medical herb had been used since ancient times for many medicinal purposes. In the market, it is available in the form of root, oil, and powder.