Turmeric has been well known as a spice for many, many years. It was used in ancient times as both a dye and a condiment. Found naturally in South East Asia it is also grown in Peru, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, Bengal, Java, Australia, China, and the West Indies. It is used in Hinduism in different parts of their rituals and as a dye for holy robes.
The first use of this herb in India dates back over 4,000 years. It was used in Vedic culture both as a spice and in some religious rituals. Many languages use a local name for Turmeric that translates as “yellow root”.
In ancient India, turmeric was seen as being linked to the energy of the ‘divine mother’ making it beneficial in cleansing the body. It also helped cleanse and clear the chakras. Turmeric is also linked to prosperity, healing and purity; encouraging happiness and abundance.
With its warming nature, turmeric is a great herb to include in your life during the cold winter months. It is a great addition that supports both your digestion and your mood. Improving the quality of your sleep by encouraging relaxation and improving your mood.
Turmeric is used for a wide variety of purposes, including:
- Helping to soothe and reduce inflammation.
- To help support digestive health.
- To improve and stimulate digestion.
- To help support skin health.
- To help manage allergies.
- To help support respiratory health.
- To help support cardiovascular health.
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