Brahmi is a so-called Medhya-Rasayana, a tonic for the mind. The small herb grows in swampy areas. Bacopa (lat. Bacopa monnieri) is often confused with pennywort, which has similar Ayurvedic qualities. It reduces Vata and Kapha without increasing Pitta.
The demands of everyday life are not only significant in the West. With Brahmi and Ashwagandha Ayurveda offers us help and support from the rich treasure of herbs. Various herbs in Brahmi are among the rejuvenating Rasayanas in Ayurveda.