What is Holy Basil Tea Blend?
This blend is a combination of 3 varieties of Tulsi as described in ancient Ayurvedic texts: organic Rama Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum), organic Krishna Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum) and organic Vana Tulsi (Ocimum gratissiumum). The Vana Tulsi is referred to as organic Afican Basil commercially.
Holy Basil has been extensively used for its medicinal values by a number of cultures. In India, Holy Basil is referred to as Tulsi (meaning "incomparable one"). This sacred plant, is widely used in religious ceremonies and is believed to protect any home where it is grown. According to the traditional Ayurvedic medicine, Tulsi is one of the best herbs to prepare the heart and mind for spiritual practices, resolve colds and flu, treat snake bites and many skin conditions, and reduce fever.
This flower and leaf is suitable for the following preparations:
- facial astringent