Basil Garland (Tulsi Mala)
The story of Tulsi, the ultimate husband-devotee of God Vishnu is known in various sections of society. At first the plant of basil developed in Vrandavan area. Even today real basil (Tulsi) garlands are made out of Basil trees of this area and are considered expensive in various countries. From scientific point of view, basil is a very beneficial medicine. Basil plant is considered a very sacred plant. Basil is found everywhere in India. Tulsi has three main varieties: -
1. White Basil
2. Black Basil
• As per Ayurveda ethology, Basil is very miraculous plant and it has many benefits, by chewing leaf of Basil, many diseases of abdomen are cured and applying liniment of Basil gives coolness to mind.
• By holding/wearing Basil (Tulsi) Garland Typhoid fever is relieved.
• By tagging Basil Garland with crest, gas-disorder is cured.
• By chanting of Vishnu, Ram, Krishna etc. Gods on Basil Garland, accomplishment is quickly received.