Myrrh (/mɜːr/; fromAramaic, but see§ Etymology) is anatural gumorresinextracted from a number of small, thornytree speciesof thegenus Commiphora.Myrrh resin has been used throughout history as a perfume, incense, and medicine. Myrrh mixed with wine can also be ingested.Spirituality, aids meditation, healing and consecration. An ancient incense for protection, healing, purification and spirituality. For exorcism, and banishing evil. Amplifies friendship and relations with others.
Myrrhis usedin Ayurvedaand Unanimedicine, which ascribe tonic andrejuvenativeproperties to the resin. It (daindhava) is used in many specially processedrasayana formulas in Ayurveda. However, non-rasayana myrrhis contraindicatedwhenkidneydysfunction or stomach pain is apparent or for women who are pregnant or have excessive uterine bleeding.
A relatedspecies, called guggulin Ayurvedic medicine, is considered one of the best substances for the treatment of circulatory problems, nervous system disorders, and rheumatic complaints(Thanks Wiki)