Brahmi is a small succulent herb with numerous branches, rooting at the nodes. It grows naturally in wet soil, shallow water and marshes. It has small flowers that are light purple or white in color with not more than four or five petals.
Brahmi is a therapeutic herb commonly used as a memory enhancer, aphrodisiac and a health tonic. Brahmi is excellent for improving your brain functions and strengthening memory. It enhances the three aspects of memory which include long term memory, short term memory and the retaining capacity. Brahmi has a cooling property which keeps the mind calm and free of anxiety. It also promotes sound sleep.
Brahmi is full of antioxidants that are essential for living a healthy life. Antioxidants help in removing free radicals that can further mutate into cancer cells.