ENGLISH: Indian Henbane, Black Henbane
HINDI: Khurasanee ajvayan,
KANNADA: Khurasanee, Ajawaana
MALAYALAM: Khurasaanee, Paarasika, Yavaani
TAMIL: Kuraasanee Yomam
TELUGU: Kurasanee vamu, Khurasanee omam
Khurasani Ajwain/ Khorasni Yavani/ Ajwain Khurasani is the seeds of plant Hyoscyamus niger belonging to nightshade family or Solanaceae. This family consists of about 98 genera and some 2, 700 species of plant. It is used in Ayurveda and Unani medicine system for treatment of variety of diseases.