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Tulsi, also known as Holy Basil, has been revered for its medicinal value for thousands of years. Ayurvedic texts describe Tulsi as a pillar of holistic herbal medicine. It is one of the most sacred herbs recognized for it’s spiritually uplifting and healing properties.
Balancing for Vata and Kapha, may aggravate vata and pitta if taken in access.
Qualities - Sharp, bitter, astringent, hot and pungent marked with strong aroma and adaptogen
Systems - respiratory immune, urinary and metabolic
Take 1 tsp in hot water as a tea several times a day. A pinch of cardamom powder and honey could be added to enhance the flavor of the tea.
Botanical name - Ocimum sanctum
Parts used - Leaves and seeds