Have you ever heard of the herb Thiruneetru pachai? Most of us would’nt have. But what if I told you that this is a Basil that is native to Indian grounds!
Diwali is nearing and soon we will be busy in preparing sweets and browsing recipes to celebrate the festival of lights. Now why not have a healthy festive season with Mudakathaan keerai? In this post let us see some of the uses of including mudakathan in our diet. Mudakathan or Indhravali is a normal weed […]
There was a big bash on internet a few months back due to 20th anniversary of HARRY POTTER! WE thought WHY NOT WE EXPERIENCE HOGWARDS this New year? We understand that your brows will be raising now. But the truth is we can! Remember wolf’s bane? The Devil’s snare? Or the Gillyweed? Or the Mandrake? […]
ANTI-ALLERGENIC: Mint plants contain an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent called rosmarinic acid which is helpful in curing seasonal allergy symptoms. CURES COLD: Mint contains menthol, that helps to break up mucus, making it easier to expel. Menthol also has a cooling effect and can help relieve a sore throat, especially when combined with tea. INDIGESTION: […]
BOTANICAL NAME : Mentha arvensis (field mint (पुदीना/ Pudina,”Podina” in Hindi). It’s fragrant, fast-growing, green, and compliments fruits, vegetables and meats. It’s also its own ice cream flavor. So what’s not to love about mint? If you’ve ever grown the herb, you know where we going with this, but if you haven’t and are interested: read on for […]
Here we are on our next post on ‘Benefits of Ashwagandha’ and ‘Adding ashwagandha in our daily diet.’ Benefits of Ashwagandha: Ashwagandha is used to tone, support, and revitalize bodily functions. It has been revered over time for its dual capacity to energize and calm at the same time. Stress can cause fatigue, often manifesting […]
Ashwagandha or Indian Winter Cherry(Amukkra Kizhangu in tamil) is powerful herb that is used for centuries in Ayurveda. This herb comes with the family of tomato and has extraordinary healing effects. Growing such a powerful plant at our home is actually very simple and it follows a quite normal steps. The botanical name […]
If there is one herb that we should all get to know and use it in our daily lives for it’s many health benefits and uses, it is kuppaimeni. It is called “Kuppaimeni” in Tamil because it is a plant that grows everywhere like weed, and need no maintenance at all. Kuppaimeni’s botanical name […]