Ancient ayurvedic texts, over 5,000 years ago, make reference to a mysterious substance called shilajit, which literally means the “destroyer of weakness” The texts list its powerful health and spiritual benefits and the positive changes that shilajit brought in the lives of those who used it. The sacred substance was prescribed for thousands of years for many different health problems and became a powerful tool in Ayurvedic medicine. There is some indication that shilajit may have been the priceless soma of the Eastern alchemists. Shilajit is perhaps the most potent rejuvenator and anti aging substance ever known to mankind. Attributed with many magical properties Shilajit is found predominantly in Himalayan regions. Shilajit is a concentrated historic plant life essentially from Himalayan region. Himalayan region encompassing India, China, Tibet and parts of central Asia was a home to rich plant life right from prehistoric times.