Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia), also known as Indian madder. It is an Ayurvedic tonic that has been recognized as a wonderful herb for its numerous benefits and uses. Manjistha is a powerful herb and is very commonly used in Ayurveda. It has vigorous blood-purifying properties. Manjistha pacifies pitta dosha which means it reduces excessive heat from the body. It is a potent anti-toxic in nature.