Jatamansi is a natural brain nervine tonic and a memory enhancer, which has calming, peacefulness, and relaxation features. It is an endangered ayurvedic medical herb that had been used since ancient times for many medicinal purposes. In the market, it is available in the form of a root, oil, and powder. Nardostachys Jatamansi is a known calming herb in Ayurveda and Unani because of its medicinal values. A number of studies have been done for its efficacy with respect to the nervous system. In Ayurveda, it is prescribed against stress, spasm, epilepsy, convulsion, and hysteria. In fact, it is one of the excellent herbs to treat epilepsy. The relaxing herb is known by different names like Jatamansi, spikenard, nard, nardin, muskroot, balchar, sumbul-ut-teeb, sambul lateeb. Jatamansi consists of two words: Jata means dreadlocks and manasi indicates towards humans. It comes under the family of Valerianaceae. It has been found in the Himalayan region.