E-661 - Spikenard (Nardostchys jatamansi)
Musty, heavy, earthy scent. This is an anointing oil and has multiple Biblical references including use by Mary on Jesus.
Historical Fokelore Application
Centuries of use in Europe, the Holy Land and India. Relaxing, balancing. Said to promote restful sleep. Metaphysically it helps overcome fears and apprehensions associated with major events as well as persistent minor irritations.
Botanical Name:Nardostchys jatamansi
Also Known As:Nardo, False Valerian
Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from dried roots.
Aroma:Strong, Pungent, Raw, Musty
Color:Amber to Dark Brown, occasionally Green
Blends With:Frankincnese, Myrrh, Rose, Clove, Lavender, Juniper, Cypress, Patchouli
How Used:Musty, heavy, earthy scent. This is an anointing oil and has multiple Biblical references including use by Mary on Jesus.