close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
Things to keep in mind while planting Tulsi at home!

Things to keep in mind while planting Tulsi at home!

Here are some beliefs that you should know while planting Tulsi at your home

Top five herbs that boost your immune system!

Herbs not only add good taste to food but are also good for health.  

Know the importance of 'Tulsi mala'

Know the importance of 'Tulsi mala'

A garland made from the holy basil plant, holds immense importance in Hinduism.

Tulsi is worshipped and considered sacred – Here’s why

Tulsi is worshipped and considered sacred – Here’s why

The plant of Tulsi is accorded the status of mother and is worshipped every day.

On Tulsi Pujan Diwas, here is why the plant is significant

On Tulsi Pujan Diwas, here is why the plant is significant

Tulsi Pujan Diwas is being celebrated on Friday (December 25) in many parts of India. The herb is widely cultivated for its reputed spiritual and medicinal properties.

Know health benefits of Tulsi plant

Tulsi is known for its medicinal values and health benefits.

Indian scientists decode tulsi plant for first time!

Indian scientists decode tulsi plant for first time!

For the first time ever, a team of scientists from India have mapped the entire genome of the humble tulsi plant that can cure a range of ailments.

CSIR succeeds in whole genome sequencing of basil

CSIR succeeds in whole genome sequencing of basil

In what could be the first step to understand and unravel the secrets of 'mother of all herbs' and provide scientific validity to the traditional claims of its utility in diverse medicinal usage, CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants (CSIR-CIMAP) has published whole genome sequence of Ocimum Sanctum (basil/tulsi).

Tulsi enters US lab to fight cancer

The ubiquitous tulsi in your backyard may be a potent weapon against all kinds of cancer, so believes a team of researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist.

Tulsi to be used for anti-radiation medicine

Indian Basil is now being tested by scientists for treating people exposed to harmful radiations.

Health benefits of Tulsi (Basil)

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.

Tulsi (Basil)

•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.