Search for in
Book Detail Page
Jatamansi : Cultivation, Processing, Utilizations and Applications
Authorship Description
Dr. Himadri Panda.
Bibliographical Details x, 279 p. ills. (partly col.). 25 cm.
Edition, Place & Publisher 1st ed. New Delhi, Discovery Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN-10 9350568187
ISBN-13 9789350568187, 978-9350568187
Year of Publication 2017.
Series Herbal and Aromatic Plants.
List Price
US $ 86.50
Your Price
US $ 77.90
(With Free Regd. Airmail Deliveries)
KK Stock No. KK-133025
Jatamansi : Cultivation, Processing, Utilizations and Applications

"Nardostachys Jatamansi DC is a small, perennial, dwaft, hairy, rhizomatous, herbaceous, endangered and most primitive species within family Valerianaceae (Tribe-Patrinaeae). The species has very long history of use as medicne in Ayurveda, Homeopathy, ethno medicine and Indian System of Medicine (ISM) to modern medicine industry which is distributed in the Himalayas from Pakistan, India (Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim) to Nepal, Tibet and China between 3300 to 5000 m asl. It has been reported that the species has become critically endangered depending on habitats due to over-exploitation of rhizomes for medicinal use, habitats, due to over-exploitation of rhizomes for medicinal use, habitat degradation and other biotic interferences.

According to published literature an adequate information are available on distribution pattern of N. Jatamansi, medicinal properties, chemical composition and biological activities which are scattered, but there is a complete lacking on the nature of variabilities. In vew of aforementioned, present book reveals variabilities analysis and section studies on N. Jatamansi in a single volume. Such studies will be helpful for effective conservation management and genetic improvement of N. Jatamansi and all the scientists and scholars associated with medicinal chemistry."
                                                                               [from Blurb]



1. Introduction

2. Phytonutrient Profle of Jatamansi (Nardostachys Jatamansi)

3. Spikenard Essential Oil

4. Bioactive Compunds and Medicinal Properties of Valeriana Jatamansi Jones

5. Composition for a Feeling of Calmness

6. Anti-fungal Herbal Formulation for Treatment of Human Nails Fungus

7. Herbal Composition to Improve Psychological Functions

8. Functional Aphrodisiac Rolled Herbal Bidis and Cigarettes

9. Device for Administrating Aromatherapy

10. New Remedy : An All Natural Remedy for the Relief of Muscle and Joint Pain

11. Multilayer Melatonin Composition

12. Herbal Composition for Reducing and ADD/ADHD

13. Anhydrous Flavor Delivery Composition

14. Fungicidal Formulation

15. Isolated Extract of Walnuts, Method for its Obtention

16. Precursor of Sesquiterpine Derivatives of the Eremophilane Group

17. Apparatus for Administration of Aromatheraphy on a Massage Table or Chair

18. Method, Apparatus and System for Customizing Essential Oil Formulations

19. Herbal and Pharmaceutical Drugs Enhanced with Probiotics

20. Composition Comprising Valerian Extracts, Isovaleric Acid or Derivatives with a NSAID

21. Novel Herbal Compositions

22. Process for Producing Enriched Fractions Containing upto 100% of Bacopasaponins

23. Pharmacological Importance of Nardostachys Jatamansi DC

24. Effects of Extraction Solvents on Concentration of Valerenic Acid and Antioxidant Property of Valeriana Jatamansi Jones



If you have any query related to this title, you can contact us by filling in the following Query Form:
Query Form
(*marked fields are to be essentially filled in)

*City, State & Zip
Title Details
Jatamansi : Cultivation, Processing, Utilizations and Applications / Dr. Himadri Panda. 1st ed. New Delhi, Discovery Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. (KK-133025)

*Type the Code shown


Online Store of Indian Publications
H-12 Bali Nagar, New Delhi-110015 / India
Phone: +91-11-25465925

Privacy Policy | Disclaimer