Tag: diwali festival

Green Lifestyle
// October 11, 2017
A holy Hindu ritual during Diwali

In Maharashtra, Narak-Chaturdashi is considered as the first day of Diwali. On this day a particular type of aromatic bath is taken called ‘Abhyanga Snan’. Before the bath, a fragrant herbal paste called Utna or Ubtan is applied to the body. It’s made out of special herbs which have a therapeutic value. Following are the…

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Green Lifestyle
// October 8, 2017
Effect of Diwali Pollution on Plants

Diwali carousel is about to begin. Imagine plants posing with placards, requesting you to protect them from all the pollution, crackers and smoke. Or lawn grass and flowerbeds pleading you to ensure that no one ties crackers onto them just for sadistic pleasure. All the social media channels are flooded with images of animals, to…

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Green Lifestyle
// September 24, 2017
herbs to cure wounds and strengthen immune system

Wondering which herbs will keep you healthy during Diwali? Just look at your kitchen garden, and you will find the answer. The herbs we will be exploring, are the common ones and can be easily found in the kitchen or herb garden in the backyard. Let’s first talk about the herbs that can cure small…

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