Last Updated: Tuesday, February 01, 2011, 16:51
•Ocimum tenuiflorum (also tulsi, tulasi) is an aromatic plant in the family Lamiaceae. It is an erect, much branched subshrub 30-60 cm tall with hairy stems and simple opposite green leaves that are strongly scented.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 08, 2011, 11:15
Basil leaves are excellent antibiotic, fungicidal, germicidal and disinfectant. Fever, cough, prakay, and TB patients are benefited by taking three grams of tulsi every day.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 12:47
The holy basil or Tulsi holds special significance in the Hindu tradition. But apart from its religious implication, Basil is a storehouse of medicinal and health benefits. Tulsi leaves are widely used in the preparation of Ayurvedic medicines. Known as the ‘Queen of herbs’, Tulsi heals the mind, body and spirit.