Manjista Powder


Rubia cordifolia, root powder
Product Package : 16 oz, 454 gmPrimary Use : Healthy Skin & Purified

Primary Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Manjistha Powder (Rubia Cordifolia) acts as a Dietary Support.
  • An herb of choice for beautiful complexion, luster and glow of skin.
  • Pacifies high pitta (fire).
  • Manjistha helps to purify the blood and thus helps in maintaining graceful and beautiful complexion.
  • Manjistha helps to support a healthy urinary tract system.
  • Manjistha helps to stimulate and cleanse the uterus.
  • The astringent property of Manjistha helps to maintain healthy reproductive health.
  • Helps to support healthy heart, urinary and kidney functions.
  • Supports digestion.
SKU: FW-Q9KZ-A4X1 Categories: , , , , , , , , 2X (Optimum Potency) : This product is prepared as per traditional Ayurvedic standards. This means the micro pulverized powder of the herb impregnates with its own juice or decoction by trituration (bhavna). The trituration accentuates hidden medicinal properties of the herb and to ensure that the herb, as soon as administered, is absorbed quickly at the cell level. Subtlety should be the quality by virtue of which a product can penetrate in to the smallest capillary and channels of the biological system.

Other Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • It helps to support nerves health and pacifies the mind.
  • It helps to maintain a beautiful complexion.
  • It may be useful in gastrointestinal and worm infestations.
  • It helps to maintain a healthy urinary tract system.
  • Manjistha Powder is used both externally and internally. It helps to gain luster and glow of the skin.
  • Manjistha Powder helps to maintain gums healthy.

Possible Indications

  • Acne
  • Scabies
  • Dry or wet eczema
  • Raised uric acid
  • Gout
  • Pigmentation
  • Black heads, White heads
  • Blemishes
  • Itching
  • Papules and Pustules

As Per Ayurveda

Manjistha Powder is the best blood purifying herb. It cools and detoxifies the blood. According to Ayurveda Manjistha Powder is the healthy choice for healthy skin. It is a tonic to tissues, plasma, blood and muscles.

High quality powder of ayurvedic herb from its natural habitat. Free from gluten, soya, dairy, binder, preservatives or artificial colors.


Purpurin,munjistin, small amounts of xanthopurpurin and pseudopurpurin bioactive compounds such as anthraquinones and their glycosides, naphthoquinones and glycosides, terpenes, bicyclic hexapeptides, carboxylic acids,and saccharides (xylose, ribose, fructose, glucose, sucrose,primeverose.


Common & Uncommon Names

Family Name: Rubiaceae

Botanical Name: Rubia Cordifolia

English Name: Indian Madder

Hindi Name: Manjistha,Majith

Other Uncommon Names

Rubia Cordifolia, Indian Madder, Manjistha, Manjit.


Rasa (Taste): Bitter, Sweet, Astringent

Guna (Characteristics): Heavy, Dry

Virya (Potency): Cooling

Vipaka (Post Digestive Effect): Pungent

Best Source

Himalaya region up to 8000 feet height.

Directions for Use

Take Manjistha Powder 2-3 gm 2 times a day with water 1 – 2 hrs after meals. Take the first dose after breakfast. If you are mixing with other herbs, use Manjistha proportionately or consult your healthcare provider.


Pregnant/Lactating women, children or any with Known pre-existing condition should take under the advice of a healthcare provider. Keep away from the reach of children.

Best Use With

Wounds: Decoction of Manjistha Powder can be used to wash the wounds by way of a paste of this herbal powder when applied on the wound,

Skin Problems: Drink decoction of Manjistha Powder twice a day and apply externally paste of it for skin beauty and face pack.

Face Pack: use Manjistha Powder with honey as a face pack.

Discoloration of Skin: Regular use of Manjistha Powder in the form of paste helps to maintain healthy color complexion.

Pitta (fire) pacifying properties of it help to maintain a healthy monthly cycle.

Drinking the decoction of Manjistha Powder is useful in bones’ health and calcium deficiency.

The decoction of Manjistha Powder with Triphala, Guduchi and Neem is used in joint health.

A face pack can be made by mixing sandal powder, turmeric and Manjistha powder.

This powder is potentiated while mixing with the decoction (Bhavna process)/juice of the same herb.


Ayurvedic Lifestyle

Nutritional diet, Morning walk, Peaceful mind, Yoga, Positive thinking

Foods to Favor

  • Light diet
  • Rice
  • Green gram soup
  • Bitter gourd
  • Bottle gourd
  • Green leafy vegetables
  • Carrots
  • Fresh fruits [Amla, Orange, Apple, Papaya, Grapes]
  • Light moong dal
  • Cucumber
  • Food rich in bitter and pungent taste

Foods to Avoid

  • Fried food
  • Lady finger
  • Coco asia
  • Esculent root
  • Tomato
  • Masoor Dal
  • Ice creams
  • Chips
  • Cookies
  • Junk food
  • Sweet food
  • Excess salty or sour food


  • Take less amount of salt.
  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Maintain proper hygiene.
  • Take Triphala powder or Amla daily to maintain morning regularity


  • Avoid taking excess sugar.
  • Avoid long exposure to sun.
  • Use of cosmetics should be limited.
  • Avoid excess sea food or non vegetarian food.

Classical References

  • Bhavapraksha Nighantu
  • Dhanwntri Nighantu
  • Dravyaguna Vigana
  • Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India

Scientific References

  • Traditional and Modern Use of Indian Madder (Rubia cordifolia L.): An Overview Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res., 25(1), Mar – Apr 2014; Article No. 27, Pages: 154-164
  • Ibraheim ZZ, Gouda YG, Minor constituents from Rubia cordifolia L. Root, Bull. Pharm. Sci., 33, 2010, 225-233.
  • Reference Classical or Govt. Approved Books

Special Notes

This herb has been approved by the Department of Ayush/ Government of India after the proper screening of scientific evidence as well as classical reference by the GOVT REGULATORY BOARD COMMITTEE.

GMP and USDA Certified Organic Manufacturing Facility: Laboratory tested for quality purity and heavy metal standards.

**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any Disease.

Weight 16 oz