Varuna Powder Organic


Crataeva nurvala, bark powder
Product Package : 16 oz, 454 gmPrimary Use : Urinary & Digestive Support

Primary Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Diuretic in nature
  • Helps to maintain healthy urinary tract
  • Supports prostate health.
SKU: 517 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

  • Helps to support healthy liver functioning
  • Blood purifier
  • Helps to fight the body with harmful foreign invaders.

Possible Indications

  • Cystitis, Renal stone, Albuminuria, Oedema, Dysuria, Polyuria, Hyperuricemia and benign prostate hypertrophy.


The important constituents of Indian calamus oil are asarone and its ß-isomer. The dried rhizomes constitute the drug Calamus of commerce. The rhizomes, roots and leaves yield a light brown to brownish yellow volatile oil known as Calamus oil.

Common & Uncommon Names

  • Family Name: Capparidaceae
  • Botanical Name: Crataeva Nurvala
  • English Name: Three Leaved Caper
  • Hindi Name: Varuna


  • Rasa (Taste): Tikta [bitter], Madhura [sweet], Kshaya [astringent]
  • Guna (Quality):Laghu [light], Ruksha [dry]
  • Virya (Potency): Ushna [hot]
  • Vipaka (Post Digestive Effect):Katu [pungent]

Best Source

Varuna is found throughout India, especially in sub-Alpine zones along streams and rivers.

Directions for Use

Take 5 Gms (half to one teaspoon) 2 times a day with water after half an hour of meals or as guided by your practitioner.


  • 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.

Ayurvedic Lifestyle

  • Natural nutritional diet
  • Proper rest
  • Morning walk
  • Peaceful mind
  • Hygiene

Foods to Favor

  • Low salt diet
  • Plenty of water
  • Coconut water
  • Egg yolk
  • Berries
  • Citrus fruits like [orange, amla, grapes, kiwi]
  • Oats
  • Almonds
  • Vegetables like [cabbage, cauliflower, parmal, tofu]
  • Kulthi
  • Sprouts
  • Peanuts

Foods to Avoid

  • Drinks rich in sugar
  • Soft drinks
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Alcohol
  • Red meat
  • Spicy food
  • Dairy products
  • Acidic food or canned/ junk food


  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Live a life with positive thinking.
  • Follow proper hygienic conditions


  • Avoid suppression of natural urges.
  • Avoid alcohol and smoking.
  • Avoid excessive coitus.
  • Avoid excessive stress, anger and grief.

Classical References

  • Bhavprakash Nighantu
  • Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India
  • DravyaGuna Vigana

Scientific References

  • Ghani, A. 2003. Medicinal plants of Bangladesh. 2nd edition. p. 184.
  • Lakshmi, V. and Chauhan, J.S. 1975. Triterpenoids and related compounds from Crataeva nurvala. Planta Med. 27, 254-256.

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