Original Pure Ashtagandha chandan (अष्टगंध चन्दन) for Daily Pooja & Tikka (Powder)
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Whether Chandan wood is in stick form or powder form
Chandan is in Powder form.
Ashtagandha Chandan Is A Holy Mixture Of 8 Different Items. The Fragrance Of Ashtagandha Has Religious Signifance & Is Considered A Fragrance One Associates With Holiness, Purity And Positivity. Chandan Is Integral Part Of Daily Puja Process, Rituals And Ceremonies To Decorate The Icons Of The Deities. It Is Also Used By Devotees Who Apply It To The Forehead Or The Neck And Chest.
- Can be used for puja of all deities and everyday tilak
- No harmful chemicals. All natural ingredients.
- Automatically dissolves in water without efforts.
- Comes in a tight plastic bottle
- Gives good fragrance.
- Creates cooling sensation when applied on forehead
- Good product to Gift someone.
The paste is prepared by grinding wood by hand upon granite slabs shaped for the purpose. With the slow addition of water, a thick paste results which is mixed with saffron or Kesar to make chandanam or Ashtagandha powder. Chandanam, further mixed with herbs, perfumes, pigments, and some other compounds, results in javadhu. In India after religious tonsure, sandalwood paste is applied to protect the skin. In Hinduism and Ayurveda, sandalwood is thought to bring one closer to the divine. Thus, it is one of the most used holy elements in Hindu and Vedic societies.
Applying chandan on the point, has the following benefits:
Improves focus and concentration
Applying sandalwood paste on your forehead can stimulate your attention and helps you focus better. The cooling sandalwood can also have a significant effect on your body and mind.
In Chinese acupressure sciences, the area between the eyebrows is considered to be a converging point of nerves, and a massage on it is believed to ease headaches. So, applying chandan on your forehead helps in cooling the nerves and relieving a headache caused because of excessive sun exposure. Here are some more Benefits of Ashtagandha Tilak
Keeps you positive
The third eye represents your subconscious mind and various thought processes. Negative energy in the form of negative thoughts enters your body through this chakra. When you apply chandan, you block the negative energy from entering the body.
Relieves insomnia and stress
The most common reason for insomnia is an overactive mind, mental stress and fatigue. Ayurveda believes massaging this spot with chandan can relieve stress and insomnia.
Has a cooling effect on your body
The ‘magic’ ingredient, chandan, or sandalwood is popular for its cooling properties. It not only benefits the skin but also cools the nerves below it. In a hot tropic country like India, applying sandalwood on your forehead can help cool your entire system.
Take care that you store Ashtagandha Powder in air tight container because otherwise Ashtagandha will loose its fragrance with time.
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