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Parijat Attar – Harsingar Attar (Night-blooming Jasmine)

  • Scientific Name: Nyctanthes arbor-tristis;
  • Other names: Tree of Sorrow, Coral Jasmine, Parijat, Sepalika
  • Aroma: Sweet
  • Usage: Perfumery, Devotional
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Description

What is Parijat Attar (Night-blooming Jasmine Attar)?

Parijat Attar is also known as Harisingar Attar or Night-flowering Jasmine Attar. It is also well known by the scientific name of Nyctanthes Arbor-tristis. The attar is extracted using hydro-distillation method from the flower of Parijat tree (Night-blooming Jasmine Plant).

What are the Applications of Night-blooming Jasmine Attar?

The Parijat attar comprises powerful therapeutic properties and useful in curing the various health ailments such as cough, asthma, constipation and many more.

Is Night-blooming Jasmine same as Jasmine Attar?

No, both have different aroma and characteristics. Night blooming jasmine is native to the West Indies, but naturalized in India/South Asia.

Night-blooming jasmine isn’t true jasmine but a valuable attar with different characteristics and multiple therapeutic benefits.