Basil or Tulsi, also known as holy basil in India, is known for its healing power, and it has a rich history dating back to ancient eastern uses 3,000 years ago. It is being historically used as medicine due to its widespread healing power, basil is now regarded by most countries as anti-stress agents and has been used widely to promote health throughout the entire body.
Stomach problems like acidity, constipation, and flatulence can also be cured with Basil (Tulsi) leaves. It improves your digestive system and makes you comfortable. Basil leaves are also very effective in getting relief from vomiting and lack of appetite.
Basil (Tulsi) leaves act as antibiotic, germicidal and disinfectant agents, basil leaves protect us from bacteria and viruses. When we have a fever, it’s proof that our bodies are fighting against an infection. Therefore, with its infection-fighting properties, Basil (Tulsi) fights a fever and restores your health quickly.
Chewing Tulsi leaves raw helps to cure a cough and flu.
Basil leaves are natural antiseptic by nature, which helps with cuts, ulcers and other types of wounds.
Basil leaves are rich in nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. Eating fresh basil leaves can strengthen the body function and boosts the level of antibodies in our body.
Basil leaves purify the blood and flush out the toxins, thus healing and preventing pimples on the skin.
Basil consumed with home-made fresh curd help in reducing excess weight and fight laziness by renewing your energy levels and facilitating new blood cells formation.
Basil are very effective in treating kidney stones, its leaves have a strengthening effect on the kidneys. A miracle juice of basil leaves, mixed with honey helps to remove kidney stones through the urinary tract. Basil is also a detoxifying agent can help to reduce the uric acid level, which is mainly responsible for kidney stones.
Basil (Tulsi) is a healthy substitute to market medical toothpaste and chewing gums to get rid of bad breath. One can chew some of the basil leaves to prevent bad breath.