Shilajit is the most powerful medication that Ayurveda has at any point found. It is a mineral-based medicine which is discovered overflowing from the rough bluffs. The primary wellspring of Shilajit in India is the Himalaya, where the Shilajit is discovered overflowing out from the breaks of rocks as a red to dim earthy colored sticky substance. Aside from India, Shilajit is additionally found in the precipitous spaces of Nepal, Pakistan, China, Tibet and even similarly as in Norway. Anyway the Shilajit found in every one of these spaces have various potencies, in view of the distinctions in the stones present around there.
Charaka in the Charaka Samhita referenced that the four primary constituents of the Shilajit are gold, silver, copper and iron. As per the transcendent organization of the components, he arranged Shilajit as Swarna Shilajit (containing greatest gold), Rajat Shilajit (containing most extreme silver), Tamra Shilajit (containing greatest copper) and Lauha Shilajit (containing most extreme iron). Lauha Shilajit is dark in shading.
It is additionally the most remarkable and the most promptly accessible of all types of Shilajit. Afterward, Sushrut set forward that Shilajit contains two more essential components. They were lead and zinc. Present day research has shown that Shilajit contains in excess of 85 minerals in various ionic structures and furthermore an exceptionally compelling corrosive known as fulvic corrosive. Shilajit is organization is compared to the mineral ozokerite.
Shilajit is known by numerous different names. In English, it is well known as Mineral Pitch and Mineral Wax. It is likewise well known by its Latin names Asphaltum and Black Asphaltum (alluding to Lauha Shilajit). Its Sanskrit name signifies ‘hero of rocks. Indeed, even in Sanskrit it is known by some other inferred named like Shilajitu, Silajatu, and so forth
Charaka has referenced that the shilajit resin can make the body as hard as a stone, and that there is no infection that cannot be mended with Shilajit. This preeminent trust in Shilajit from the extraordinary master Charaka himself originates from the way that the Shilajit is a large group of a few remedial properties. Coming up next are a portion of the significant properties of Shilajit:-
(I) Shilajit is a cancer prevention agent.
(ii) Shilajit assists with reviving the sensory system.
(iii) Shilajit is one of only a handful few meds in Ayurveda that have been delegated a panacea. It is utilized related to different spices that are instigated to work profoundly inside the body, and henceforth produce more prominent recuperating impact.
(iv) Shilajit helps in the vehicle of materials inside the body.
(v) Shilajit is a blood purifier.
(vi) Shilajit has properties in expanding the memory and generally speaking intellectual ability of the individual.
(vii) Shilajit is named as a rasayana in Ayurvedic medication. That is, it is an adaptogen that assists with easing safe issues.