Withania somnifera, known commonly as ashwagandha, Indian ginseng, poison gooseberry, or winter cherry, is a plant in the Solanaceae or nightshade family. Ashwagandha is a small evergreen shrub. It is also known as Ashvakandika, Asgandh, Gandhapatri, and Palashaparni. HEALTH BENEFITS OF ASHWAGANDHA, Asgandh Nagori TOP AYURVEDIC RASAYANA HERB have been shared in this video. Other Names of Ashwagandha: Ajagandha, Amangura, Amukkirag, Asan, Asana, Asgand, Asgandh, Asgandha, Ashagandha, Ashvagandha,.