the earlier chapter. I mentioned the curative powers of the Tulasi (the Basil
Plant). Now I would like to explain how to use the Tulasi leaves for our
are two types of Tulasi, the black and the white. The black tulasi is known as
the Krishna Tulasi and the White tulasi as the Rama Tulasi.
is beneficial for various physical disorders. The leaves may be crushed to a
fine powder, powdered in a lean vessel (the juice can also be taken), the leaves
can be dried under a shade and taken.
the leaves are slightly bitter and astringent it may be taken with the help of
honey or curd - but never with milk.
should be taken in the morning followed by breakfast after 30 minutes - normally
it is taken once but it may be taken two or three times in acute conditions.
are no particular restrictions during its treatment. However, very pungent food
should be avoided.
malaria fever 5-7 leaves mixed with powdered black pepper maybe taken.
grams of Tulasi juice mixed with 10 grams of Ginger juice removes pain in
seed mixed with Curd or Honey stops vomiting
Black Tulasi Juice mixed with powdered black
pepper mixed with oil (Ghee) removes gastric troubles.
25 grams of Tulasi juice with 2 grams of black
salt if taken 4 days destroys worms.
Black Tulasi (5 grams - 25grams) mixed in
honey cures Asthmatic complaints.
Black Tulasi water mixed with Vinegar (same
amount) mixed with butter is beneficial for Eczema conditions.
Tulasi leaves heated in water used as drugs
cures ear ache.
people suffering from sore throat gargling with 10 grams of Black Tulasi
boiled in 1/2 Kg water helps.
tulasi leaves mixed with 7 almonds and 4 cardamoms (powdered) is good for
Tulasi leaves mixed with honey (same amount) applied to the eyes, cures
black Tulasi Juice (few drops) on the hands and feet of a person who has
excessive spit in the mouth black leaves should be chewed.
daily health one should regularly drink 3 leaves of tulasi Juice mixed with 5
black peppers every morning.