„Leaves, flowers, fruits, root, branches and the main stem and everything about tulsi is sacred,
even the soil under the tulsi plant is holy.“
Excerpt from the Padmapurana, an ancient (5000 y. old healing text from India)
Tulsi is an aromatic plant found in Southeast Asia. The plant is 30-60 cm tall, erect, hairy stems, and scented green leaves bearing purplish flowers.
The plant is of two types:
a) Shyam Tulsi with black colored leaves;
b) Rama Tulsi with green leaves.
Tulsi capsules available at Planet Ayurveda are extracted from standardized extracts of the best quality herb called tulsi. Not only a religious point of view but from a medicinal perspective also we can say that tulsi has got numerous health benefits. It helps to balance the Vata, pitta and Kapha dosha in the body which the intern is responsible for health. It has got rejuvenating and strengthening properties so in all ways it protects the body.
Tulsi has antimicrobial properties. It is also anti-inflammatory due to the oil eugenol, present in the leaves. It is useful in respiratory tract infection. The Ursolic acid present in tulsi has anti-allergic properties. The plant can play a role in the management of immunological disorders such as allergies and asthma.
Tulsi contains biologically active compounds including ursolic acid, apigenin, and luteolin.
Overall Tulsi has been studied for its medical properties and widely has been used for the production of various herbal products, like capsules, syrups, and juices. The different brands of Tulsi capsules are available in the market. Among them, Planet Ayurveda, Tulsi capsule (500 mg), 100% vegetarian capsules are highly effective to cure various diseases.
Read more about the Benefits of Tulsi.
- Rasa – Katu, Tikat (pungent and bitter)
- Guna – Laghu, Ruksha (light and dry)
- Virya – Ushna (hot)
- Vipaka – Madhur (sweet)
Package, composition, dosage:
Ocimum sanctum Linn. (Lamiaceae) standardized fruit extract (5:1) ursolic acid 8%, vegetarian capsule shell made from plant cellulose-containing active moiety.
Package: 60 capsules, 500 mg of pure herbal extract in each capsule extract, no additives
Dosage: 1- 2 capsules twice daily after meal with plain water
For maximum effect, we recommend using with AMALAKI Rasayan Capsules