Tulsi Powder ( Holy Basil) - 100 Gm
Tulsi herb fights Acne kills bacteria and infections, Diabetes Fights Cancer, Balances Hormones, helps in Fever good in Respiratory Disorders Rich in Vitamin K. For ages Indian use this herb on every day basis to take 2-3 leaves after pooja, to get all the health benefits Tulsi / Holy Basil can provide.
Tulsi / Holy Basil or say Ocimum Sanctum is worshiped and considered the holy plant in Hinduism. It got its place in the ancient health science of Ayurveda as well. Tulsi is worshipped and offered to the gods and is grown in almost all the Hindu houses. Ayurveda considers this tulsi / tulsi powder as a herb for improving immunity, fighting bacterial & viral infections treating various hair and skin disorders.
Nutrition values of Tulsi / Holy Basil per 100 gm
Vitamin / Mineral % of RDA
Folate (Vitamin B9) 17%
Niacin (Vitamin B3) 6%
Pantothenic acid( Vitamin B5) 4%
Pyridoxine ( Vitamin B6) 12%
Riboflavin ( Vitamin B2) 6%
Thiamin (Vitamin B1) 2.5%
Vitamin A 175%
Vitamin C 30%
Vitamin E 5%
Vitamin K 345%
Dietry Fiber 4%
Health Benefits of Tulsi Powder / Holy Basil :
1. Improves immunity: The tulsi powder enhances immunity. It helps to fight the harmful substances such as bacteria.
2. Cures fever: Tulsi, rich in germicidal, fungicidal, anti-bacterial and anti-biotic properties capable to fight fevers. It has the potential to cure any fever right from those caused due to common infections to those caused due to malaria as well. Ancient Ayurveda says, in fever boil some tulsi leaves or tulsi powder with little cardamom and drink it 3-4 times a day to calm the fever down. This is very good for children who get fever, cold cough and immunity related issues.
3. Controls Diabetes: It keeps a check and control of the diabetes present in the body. Tulsi powder should be consumed regularly by people who are diabetic.
4. Cold, Cough and respiratory conditions: Ayurvedic cough syrups use tulsi as one of the main ingredient in their cough and cold formulas for centuries. Tulsi is antitussive, which reduces the amount of cough and helps expel phlegm from the chest, that make it a great relief for coughs, cold, and other respiratory disorders including chronic and acute bronchitis. Tulsi has anti bacterial and anti-fungal properties that help to beat the infection causing the respiratory problem.