Month: December 2017

THE TURMERIC – A MULTIBENEFICIAL SPICE

SCIENTIFIC NAME-Curcuma longa   INDIAN NAME- Haldi PARTS USED- Rhizome Turmeric is a great ancient herb used in kitchen as well as for medicinal purposes. In india there is a wedding tradition called ” HALDI RASAM” which is performed before marriage. In this rasam turmeric and other ingredients paste […]

ALOEVERA- THE IMMENSELY USABLE HERB

  ALOEVERA Scientific name: Aloe vera linn Indian Name: Gwarpatha Parts Used: Gel(pulp), powder . Aloevera is a plant having short stem.It  grows wild in tropical cimates , growing upto 25-40 inches.It  has fleshy leaves.It requires less water for its growth. BENEFITS OF ALOEVERA-  A great herb which […]