Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Not only from religious point of view, but Tulsi or better known as Basil is a storehouse of various health and medicinal benefits. Known as the ‘Queen of herbs’, Tulsi heals the mind, body and spirit.
Here are a few health benefits of basil (Tulsi):
-Intake of basil juice on empty stomach in the morning increases memory power.
-Basil leaves are regarded as an `adaptogen` or anti-stress agent. Chewing basil leaves can considerably reduce your stress. This is due to its strong aroma and astringent properties.
-Basil leaves act as blood purifier.
-Tulsi has the ability to strengthen the kidneys and can be quite effective in dealing with painful kidney stones.
-Tulsi also has anti-ageing properties and boosts immunity and memory.