The root of the Shatavari plant ("who possesses a hundred husbands") is dried and used medicinally as a superb demulcent, rejuvenative and anti-inflammatory. As the name suggests, it is especially well-suited to the female reproductive system and increases lubrication and fertility. At the same time, it is sattvic in quality and promotes love and devotion. Additionally, it nourishes mucous membranes and hydrates dry and inflamed membranes of the lungs, stomach, and kidneys.
VP- K+ Reduces Vata and Pitta, especially well suited for Pitta, increases Kapha