The Many Benefits of Tulsi

- November 25, 2021


Tulsi is a sacred plant for Hindus. Also known as the holy basil, it is usually planted in special pots or inside a special structure known as the Tulsi Vrindavan. Tulsi is also cultivated for its medicinal and anti-bacterial properties.

Illustration: Ketan Pal

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Prahlad

Prahlad drove his monstrous father to a murderous rage. He insisted on praising Lord Vishnu who was considered a sworn enemy by his father Hiranyakashipu. When he tried to punish his disobedient son, Hiranyakashipu's potent poisons turned to nectar while his lethal weapons fell harmlessly away. In this tale of bloodthirsty revenge, Prahlad's only defence is his devotion which dramatically puts an end to all evil.

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