Spikenard Essential Oil

Currently out of stock

Young Living spikenard essential oil (Nardostachys jatamansi) was highly regarded in India as a perfume, health-supporting herb, and skin tonic. Prized at the time of Christ, it was used by Mary of Bethany to anoint the feet of Jesus before the Last Supper. This is a relaxing and soothing oil for the skin.

Related Posts

Botanical Family: Valerianaceae

Plant Origin: India

Extraction Method: Steam distilled from roots

Key Constituents:

  • Calarene (10-35%)
  • Beta-Maaliene (4-13%)
  • Alpha-Copaene (5-14%)
  • Aristolene (2-9%)
  • Seychellene (1-5%)
  • Patchouli Alcohol (2-7%)
  • 9-Aristolen-1-ol (1-5%)

ORAC: 54,800 ┬ÁTE/100

Historical Data: Highly regarded in India as a medicinal herb. It was one of the most precious oils in ancient times, used only by priests, kings, or high initiates. References in the New Testament describe how Mary of Bethany used spikenard oil to anoint the feet of Jesus before the Last Supper (John 12:3)

How To Use

  • For aromatic use.
  • Possible skin sensitivity. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.

BLENDS containing spikenard essential oil

PERSONAL PRODUCTS containing spikenard essential oil


* This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *