The Origin of Moringa Oleifera

Moringa oleifera Lam (synonym: Moringa pterygosperm Gaertner) is the most famous of the thirteen species of the genus Moringacae. Thought to have origins in Agra and Oudh, located in northwest India, the southern Himalayas. The name “Shigon” for Moringa has mentioned in the book “Shushruta Sanhita” which was written in the early first century AD.