English –Drum stick tree
Hindi – Shajoma (शाजोमा )
Sanskrit – Sobhanjana (meaning “very auspicious tree) or Sigru (moves like an arrow)
Latin – Moringa oleifera
General Description –
A tall drought-resistant tree, Moringa has tripinnate compound leaves and long cylindrical fruits. Known as a superfood, it is naturally rich in amino acids, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Having a warm penetrating effect, Moringa helps balance Kapha and Vata. It forms an active ingredient of the Moringa supplement. Moringa Hibiscus infusion and Moringa powder.
Good source of protein, vitamins, and minerals, helpful for treating osteoporosis, scurvy, and inflammation, boosts immune health, enhances energy, aids detoxification, regulates blood sugar levels, and protects against oxidative stress.