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Kadha Tea

Kadha Tea

A simple immunity booster drink - Kadha Tea with honey! Ingredients: 1 clove 1 tsp coarsely crushed black pepper 1 tsp finely chopped ginger  5 Tulsi leaves  1 tsp honey Method: In a pan, add clove, black pepper, ginger, Tulsi leaves and dry roast on a slow flame for 30 seconds. Add 2 cups of water, to the mix and let the water brew on slow flame for 5 to 7 minutes. Stir occasionally. Strain the kadha tea using a strainer in a tea pot. Add the honey and mix well. Pour the kadha tea into two cups and serve...

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5 Amazing Benefits of Honey for Face & Skin

5 Amazing Benefits of Honey for Face & Skin

Honey’s often thought of as a healthier sweetener, but you might be surprised to learn that this ingredient has tons of skin and hair benefits, too.

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Health benefits of honey: Here's what's proven

Health benefits of honey: Here's what's proven

The medicinal importance of honey and its healing properties, has been documented in the world's oldest medical literatures and in Auryveda since the ancient times.

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A Dip Deeper into my Bottle of Honey

A Dip Deeper into my Bottle of Honey

We just came back from our first training programme for farmers living on the Gujarat-Maharastra border. The field trip was an eye-opener: Organic honey doesn’t just come with a bottle. 

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