This vata-soothing combination of herbs supports the entire digestive process and is especially useful for those with vata predominant constitutions or vata digestive imbalances. Vata is cold, light and dry, qualities that in excess can inhibit proper digestive function and create discomfort. Hingvastak contains herbs that are heating, grounding and oily. They effectively counter the opposing vata qualities creating balance. Hingvastak's heating quality enkindles the digestive fire, stimulates a healthy appetite and helps ensure nutrients are properly absorbed and assimilated. Its grounding quality helps calm the excessive air movement in the system that is characteristic of vata. The oil quality of the herbs supports the natural lubrication of the intestines assisting in thorough and healthy elimination.*
Herbal tablets that contain Hingvastak include:
Digestion formula for vata.*
- Promotes healthy digestion*
- Calms excess vata in the GI tract promoting intestinal calm and comfort*
- Supports proper assimilation and absorption*
- Helps maintain regularity*
Energetics and Use
- Rasa (taste): pungent, salty
- Virya (action): heating
- Vipaka (post-digestive effect): pungent
- Doshas (constitutions): Balancing for vata and kapha, may aggravate pitta
¼ to ½ teaspoon with warm water, once or twice daily, or as directed by your health practitioner.
Please consult with your health care practitioner prior to the use of this product if you are pregnant or nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition. Keep out of the reach of children.
Cumin seed (Cuminum cyminum)+, Ajamoda seed (Apium graveolens)+, Black Cumin seed (Nigella sativa)+, Ginger root (Zingiber officinale)+, Black Pepper fruit (Piper nigrum)+, Pippali fruit (Piper longum)+, Mineral Salt, Asafoetida (Ferula asafoetida), Fenugreek (Triognella foenum-graecum)+.
This item contains no animal products and is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.