Tulsi Chamomile Tea
Tulsi and camomile are rare herbs with powerful properties to influence both mind and body.
Tulsi is the holy herb. According to the ancient Vedic tradition, tulsi is supposed to contain supernatural healing properties. This is the reason why it influences both the mind and the body. Some of the important health properties of tulsi are
Tulsi is called Apet rakshasi in Sanskrit, a term that means – the one that eliminates the evil vibrations. It helps to bring deep relaxation and a state of transcendental peace. Its sharp aroma can help to increase alertness and retention. Thus a tulsi-infused tea can be a good wake-up tea in the morning.
Tulsi is effective in protecting against pathogenic infections. At the same time, it is also an effective anti-carcinogenic agent. Tulsi also helps to cure fever and relieve pain.
A great blood purifier, Tulsi is invaluable in treating all blood and skin-related disorders.
Tulsi brings warmth and thus helps to deep cleanse and lubricate the digestive tract. It is also very helpful in disinfecting the food that you eat. Thus, Tulsi effectively helps to treat digestive problems like constipation, bloating, gas, and headaches.
Besides balancing the vata dosha that leads to dryness, Tulsi also prevents dry skin and hair. It boosts the blood supply to the skin and boosts hair growth.
The herb also helps to drain the excess mucus. Consequently, it can be used to treat certain ailments associated with Kapha, including indigestion, heaviness after meals, drowsiness, and numbness.
In addition to these benefits, tulsi has many others. In addition to containing antioxidants, it also has anti-microbial properties. Its excellent anti-aging effect keeps cells young and prevents early cellular degeneration.
Chamomile is loaded with exceptional pain-relieving properties. According to recent research pieces, it helps to reduce pain. It is especially beneficial in menstrual pain and cramps.
Chamomile also brings strong anti-diabetic properties. It helps to naturally normalize blood sugar and prevent diabetes. It also helps to stimulate the pancreatic secretion of insulin.
It comes with an excellent relaxing effect, that helps to induce sleep. Thus, this tea before bed can help you get a good night’s sleep and naturally help to relieve insomnia.
Its calming effect also helps to bring relief to anxiety and chronic stress. It helps to relax the nerves and also protects the body against the evil effects of the stress hormone.
The excellent anti-inflammatory action of chamomile helps to protect the digestive tract from acidity, pathogens and protects you from disorders like Irritable bowel syndrome, stomach ulcers, intestinal inflammation, pain, and discomfort.
The cancer-preventing effect of Chamomile complements that of Tulsi in this tea. It contains a unique antioxidant called apigenin that helps to prevent cancer.
The presence of flavone antioxidants in Chamomile helps to protect the heart from severe cardiovascular conditions. Because of this antioxidant, chamomile naturally helps to lower blood pressure. According to scientific research, Chamomile is also very effective in reducing the levels of total cholesterol, triglycerides, and "bad" LDL cholesterol.