Almost all of ayurveda’s texts have described the important of rose. Among roses as well, the ones reared in the month of ‘chaitra’ are considered the best. Shastriya gulabjal is prepared by mixing khadi shakkar in Chaitra month reared roses, the ark is extracted for three prahars or 9 hours. The complete process of making gulabjal is narrated in ‘ark prakash’ grantha. Gulabjal prepared using this method is considered ideal.