Spikenard Essential Oil (Nardostachys jatamansi) is also commonly known as Nard, Nardin, and Muskroot.
Spikenard has many Biblical references as well. It’s an oil Mary Magdalene used to pour on Jesus feet as her show of love and affection. However, mystery schools explain that Mary did this because she was preparing his energy body for the crucification. Even in India, where it is called jatamansi, it is regarded as a spiritual plant. And used in a rich temple tradition in South India as a powder put in the Homas and Yagnas.
Spikenard Essential Oil has a strong woody, spicy, and musty aroma presenting a base fragrance note.
Physical Benefits: Spikenard is used for all menstrual health related issues. From menopause to irregular periods. From uterine infections to cysts in the uterus and severe menstrual cramping. Poor ovulation, cysts on the ovaries.
Spikenard is fabulous to use for severe constipation. It’s a natural laxative, if mixed with a carrier oil and rubbed into the navel and belly.
One of the most effective cancer fighter because it combats inflammation. Studies have proved its effectiveness for any pancreas and diabetes related disease. A 2010 study done at the School of Oriental Medicine in South Korea investigated the effect of spikenard on acute pancreatitis — a sudden inflammation of the pancreas that can range from mild discomfort to a life-threatening illness. The results suggest spikenard treatment weakened the severity of acute pancreatitis and pancreatitis-associated lung injury.
It’s a very important anti bacteria and anti fungal oil and helps in any fungal infection.
Very very very powerful to heal kidney and bladder diseases.
Using spikenard on the scalp along with rosemary helps with dementia and loss of memory even during old age.
Helps with chronic fatigue syndrome. If your completely exhausted take a massage with it with Hemp Carrier Oil.
It naturally lowers very high blood pressure.
It really helps with infertility.
Heals gastroenteritis. If you’re children or you have got a stomach bug please use it.
It has properties like cellular regeneration so used in high end beauty products. Just as powerful on skin for anti-ageing. Really helps with fine lines and wrinkles.
Mental/ Emotional Benefits: Works very well if life is chaotic and you feel overwhelmed. Anyone struggling to sleep well at night. Tossing and turning. Insomnia.
Use it on full legs and feet if you feel flighty, nervous, mind is agitated and not able to make a decision. Feel dizzy, high altitude sickness, feel unsettled in life because you’ve lost you’re job/ house/ business setbacks/ children leaving home so empty nest syndrome.
Spiritual: Anything to do with root chakra blocks, spikenard is the most powerful oil for. So abundance issues, feeling like I work so hard but don’t make money, see results. Severe Grounding issues.
SPIKENARD is not a USDA certified oil. As the USDA board has classified spikenard as an endangered plant. However, in India, Spikenard is used freely in Ayurvedic medicine and grows in abundance in many parts of the country.