are spending time to identify the
magical herb ’sanjivani’
,it literally means something that
offers life, its not just a myth.
In the Indian epic Ramayana, Lord
Hanuman carried the mountain with
the sanjivani herb to save the life
of Lord Ram’s dying brother
National Botanical Research Institute
(NBRI) has found a few Himalayan herbs
which has similar description of the
sanjivani, five scientists are teamed
and working around to know the medicinal
content of the found herb.
A 10-member NBRI team has collected
a large number of Sanjivani plants
from Mirzapur forests for experiment
“We are engaged in a genetic
analysis of these herbs to zero in
on what we are looking for in a true
sanjivani herb,” Head of the
team P.N. Khare.
One of the herb has the description
which equals to the sanjivani, is
found to have a special property,
it can rejuvenate itself from almost
dead-dry state by absorbing water
as and when available.
“In fact, we are looking into
this unique feature, which is quite
rare and appears to be the key factor
for its hidden rejuvenating strength,”