The Many Benefits of Sandalwood

- December 8, 2020


Sandalwood is one of the most expensive kinds of lumber in the world. It has a distinct aroma and fascinating medicinal properties. Here are some of the many ways in which this heavy yellow wood is used in India.

Illustration: Samhita Sonti

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PARASHURAMA

It was a time when the earth was ravaged with violence and bloodshed. The Kshatriya kings had forgotten their duty to rule with compassion. Instead, they subdued the people by unleashing a reign of brutal terror. At such a time the sixth incarnation of Vishnu was born. Parashurama, axe-wielding warrior-saint, strode across the age to destroy evil and liberate good.

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