Sacred Tulsi – Ocimum sanctum
Certified Organic, sourced from the holy lands of India where this herb has been revered for centuries!
Hindus regard this herb as an earthly manifestation of the goddess Tulsi; the earthly manifestation of Lakshmi, the esteemed goddess of wealth and good fortune
A fragrant, yet mildly bitter pleasant tasting tea, Tulsi has been shown in various studies to be a powerfully effective at detoxifying heavy metals, and potentially even fluoride from the body. It has anti-septic properties, is known to lift one’s mood with it’s proven anti-depressant qualities and may assist in calming and tonifying the nervous system and being very supportive of the cardiac system.
Tulsi has been shown to be a potent anti-bacterial, anti-viral, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory, it helps to protect the kidneys, support the respiratory system, boost the immune system and is considered to be one of the most effective herbs to promote longevity thanks to it’s powerful adaptogenic properties.
It comes as no surprise that due to all of the amazing healing benefits and the rich nutritional content, along with an abundance of anti-oxidants, polyphenols and many other phytonutrients, Tulsi is rich in Vitamin C and Vitamin A, rich in minerals such as calcium, iron and zinc, and many others.
While Tulsi’s history is steeped in religion and mythology, it has also been used in several ancient systems of medicine, including Ayurveda, Greek, Roman, and Siddha for thousands of years. When healers, Hindus, and botanists refer to Tulsi as sacred or holy, it is both for the plant’s elevated status as a goddess, as well as for its strong connection with the human organism that allows it to exhibit time-tested — and now scientifically validated — healing benefits.
It comes as no surprise that Tulsi is also known as the Queen of the Herbs and is considered to be one of the most effective herbs to balance the mind, mind and spirit.
Give it a try for yourself!