Holistic Health Promotion
Enhances general health and well-being,having positive overall eects on the body and mind.
Increases the capacity to cope and adapt tochanging and challenging environments,and reduces the negative physical and psy-chological eects of stress (adaptogenic).
Energy and Performance Enhancement
Improves stamina and endurance, and in-creases the body’s e ciency in using oxygen.Enhances protein synthesis and strength.
Slows the biological aging process by reduc-ing the impact of physiological aging fac-tors.
Provides signicant antioxidant and freeradical scavenging protection. Neutralizesdangerous biochemicals that contribute topremature aging, cataracts, cancer and otherdegenerative diseases.
Reduces the cell and tissue damage causedby harmful rays of the sun, TV, computers, X-rays, radiation therapy, high altitude airtravel, etc.
Strengthens and modulates the immunesystem. Reduces allergic histamine, asth-matic and other adverse immune reactions.
Reduces the painful and dangerous inam-mation that plays a key role in various formsof arthritis, cancer and degenerative neuro-logical disorders.
Oers signicant natural antibacterial, anti- viral and antifungal protection and is, there-by, helpful in treating many serious systemicdiseases, as well as localized infections.
Heart and Vascular Protection
Lowers dangerous cholesterol and stress-related high blood pressure, protects theheart and blood vessels, and has mild bloodthinning qualities, thereby decreasing thelikelihood of strokes.
Generally contributes to healthy liver func-tion, improves the metabolic breakdown andelimination of dangerous chemicals in theblood, and counteracts various liver diseases.
Lung and Bronchial Support
In addition to contributing generally torespiratory health, Tulsi has been shown tobe helpful in the treatment of a variety of serious allergic, inammatory and infectiousdisorders aecting the lungs and related tis-sues.
Contains vitamins C and A, and mineralscalcium, zinc and iron, as well as chloro-phyll and many other phytonutrients. Alsoenhances the e cient digestion, absorptionand use of nutrients from food and otherherbs.
Allopathic Medicine Complement
Enhances the eectiveness and reduces thenegative and often dangerous side eects of many standard modern medical treatments.
Lowers fevers, protects against gastric ulcers,reduces dangerous blood sugar levels in dia-betics, and supports dental and periodontalhealth (and diminishes “bad breath”). Alsoprotects against mercury poisoning, speedshealing of bone fractures, reduces nausea, vomiting and cramping, and repels insects,including mosquitoes and lice.
High Safety Margin
Research indicates that Tulsi has a very high safety margin with exceptionally low toxicity, providing general benecial eectsat doses without adverse reactions or otherundesirable side eects.
“When I was rst intro-duced to the sacred Tulsi,my rst reaction, as aWestern scientist, wasdisbelief. ere seemedto be far more wide-rang-ing health benets attrib-uted to this plant thancould be possible for asingle agent. Yet, I real-ized that there must becompelling reasons whyTulsi has, for thousandsof years, remained oneof the most cherishedof India’s sacred healingplants.”— Dr. Ralph D. Miller
From the Introduction to
Tulsi, e Mother Medicineof Nature
.* Full references provided in
Tulsi, Mother Medicine of Nature
(Singh, Hoette and Miller, ) and available on request.
odern scientic research provides evidence that Tulsi oers the following benets:*
Health Benet Highlights