to Ayurveda The 'Rasayanas' are means to impart long, healthy,
disease free life, intelligence. 'Rasayana' aims at maintaining
youthfulness, vigour, vitality of the body and keeping away ageing
process, senility and debility. It maintains the proper
functioning of the cells and rejuvenates the cells. As such it
also keeps away the diseases.
Chyavan first prepared this medicine to bring back youth in an old
and fragile body,and that is why it is known as "Chyavan-Prash".Charak
Samhita, the ancient Ayurvedic treatise written by sage Charak in
the 4th century BC, contains the first historically documented
formula for Chyavanprash.
to the 'Charaka Samhita', Chyawanprash is "the foremost of all
rasayanas, especially good for alleviating cough and asthma; it
nourishes the weak, the wounded, the old, and those that are of
tender years as well." Through the use of this rasayana "a person
acquires intelligence, memory, comeliness of body, freedom from
disease, longevity, strength of the senses, great pleasure in the
companionship with women, great increase in the strength of the
digestive fire, improvement of the complexion, and preserve the
harmony of the three doshas ."
unique ‘jam’ is a mix of 49 powerful ayurvedic herbs with 'amla'
(Indian gooseberry) as the base. The other ingredients in this
traditional recipe include ashwaganda, pippali, cardamom, nutmeg
and cinnamon in a base of Ghee (clarified butter) and honey. This
magic elixir is good for all, irrespective of age and gender, and
creates a harmonious synergy in the body leading to better
Here’re some specific health
benefits of Chyavanprash.
Digestive and Immune System:
Chayvanprash's basic ingredient amla has 30 times more vitamin C
than orange and helps in strengthening the immune system and
expediting the healing process. Regular intake of chyavanprash
strengthens digestion, absorption and assimilation of food and
balances stomach acids.
Heart and Brain:
The perfect blend of Ayurvedic herbs
acts as a cardiac stimulant and helps in smooth functioning of the
heart. Chyavanprash nourishes the brain cells by supporting the
nervous system and enhances co-ordination and memory power. The
tonic is good for students as it increases retention and recall.
Lung, Liver and Kidneys:
The smooth functioning of the lungs is facilitated by the regular
intake of chyavanprash. Moisture balance is maintained in the
lungs and gives new energy to respiratory system. Chyavanprash
helps purify blood and invigorates the liver and helps to
eliminate toxins. It helps the downward flow of energy in the body
and eases constipation. Apart from these, this herbal jam
eliminates wastes from the body without overloading the urinary
The holistic traditional formula of
chyavanprash improves skin complexion, glow and fights dermal
bacterial infection. It promotes hair growth and helps absorption
of calcium resulting in strong bones and teeth. It is especially
good for alleviating cough and asthma. The anti-oxidant properties
of the tonic act against the ageing process and maintain
youthfulness. Chyavanprash enhances fertility, keeps menstruation
regular and helps to overcome difficulties in conception. It also
improves muscle tone by enhancing protein synthesis effectively.
The age-old Chyavanprash is regarded as an all-embracing herbal
health tonic by one and all, and has become an indispensable part
of a healthy family.