Tulasi is used for thousands of years in Ayurveda for its wonderful healing properties and most cherished of the many healing and healthy giving herbs. The name ‘Tulsi in Sanskrit means ‘the incomparable one.
Tulasi is a great remedy for respiratory problems, cold, cough, bacterial & viral infections. Tulasi Strengthens Kidney functions, helps control blood sugar, cholesterol & blood pressure. Boosts Immunity, relieves stress and good for the heart. Tulasi is also used for treating various hair and skin disorders.
Tulasi is considered to be an adaptogen, balancing different processes in the body and helps in adapting to stress. Marked by its strong aroma and astringent taste, it is regarded in Ayurveda as a kind of “elixir of life” and believed to promote longevity.
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