Vitix Peduncularis


VITIX PEDUNCULARIS

(SHILANGRI*)


Name in different languages:

Hindi              -               Nagbel, Nagfeni, Charaie gorva, Minjur gorva

Bengali           -               Boruga, Goonda

Aasami           -               Osaie, Oahaie

Santal             -              Bhadu, Marak

Kachhar          -              Hilaanval

Garo               -              Shilangri

Kannada         -              Nvaladi

Bramhi            -              Kaetyo

Telugu             -              Nvaldi

Latin                -             Vitix peduncularis wall

Quality:

        The decoction prepared from the leaves of vitix peduncularis tree is called the medicine of Dhanvantri” at wakewater fiter in Assam. The person who is about to die also gets new life by taking the juice of its leaves.