More About Our Kamala Attar
Size: 1.5 ml amber glass vial
Distillation: Traditional steam distillation into sandalwood receiver
Botanical name: Nelumbo nucifera
Note: This is a true Indian attar made in the traditional way. It is a complex distillation of pink lotus, agarwood, ambrette seed, ruh motia (jasmine), and the sandalwood receiver. It is a rare and precious oil that is often imitated, but rarely produced today.
Inhalation, diffusion, natural perfume blending, topical application, application to energy centers and meridian points.
A small amount of attar or ruh can go a very long way. They should be diluted with a carrier oil for use.
Observations and Anecdotal Information
The lotus, or water lily, has many healing properties, depending on the part of the plant used.
The flower is mainly used for etheric energy healing, making perfumes, and sometimes for cooking or making teas.
Healing properties include improving the heart, liver, and kidneys. The stamens are astringent, and can help the kidneys balance the water element in the body. The flowers are known to lower blood sugar, and relieve excessive thirst.
The flower is also used to stop bleeding, and to relieve unwanted discharges. It is a cardiac tonic, and helps abdominal cramps, and bleeding gastric ulcers. It has been used traditionally for treating post-partum bleeding, frequent urination, and premature ejaculation, uterine bleeding, and venereal disease.
- Generally recognized as safe.
- Avoid essential oil contact with eyes.
- Store safely out of the reach of children.
- All internal uses should be researched and/or supported by a health care professional. Product quality and dosage are critically important when using essential oils internally.
None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only. It is not meant to be taken as medical advice. See a health care professional for medical advice.