Brahmi Herb Benefits

Benefits of Brahmi Herb

Other names of Brahmi Herb - Bacopa monniera

Brain : Brahmi helps to improve memory, learning ability and concentration. It is used in mental disorders, epilepsy (apasmara), mania and hysteria (unmada). It specifically enhances the quality of sadhaka pitta and this directly influences the nature of consciousness.

Nerves : Used to aid recovery from exhaustion, stress and debility with aggravation of vata. A specific herb for all conditions with a deficient majja dhatu. Consider using in Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, ADHD, Asperger’s syndrome, autism, depression and drug addiction. Brahmi is very useful in skin conditions with an underlying nervous imbalance. It also benefits tension throughout the system helping to ease constipation from stress, relax muscle tightness and alleviate menstrual pain. Brahmi is commonly used to treat insomnia. 

Urinary : Brahmi can cool the heat of cystitis and pain of dysuria by guiding pitta out of the mutrava-hasrota.

External : As a medicated oil it is a neuralgic in joint pain. Used as a head rub for headaches and to clear the mind. Brahmi is also used as a brain tonic to strengthen the memory and encourage hair growth.