Basil holy, also known as “tulsi,” is widely revered in India and in Ayurvedic medicine for promoting good health and well-being. It did not become known as Holy Basil until it was introduced to the western world.Uses of Basil Holy Essential Oil
This Basil is considered a sacred plant in India, called a "Gift from the Gods". They believe is is powerful in working with love, exorcism, wealth, flying, and hex breaking. In Indian mythology, this plant, when touched, forgives sins and purifies the body. It is often grown outside homes and worshiped daily.
Holy Basil is said to daunt Yama, the god of death, but has a close affinity with Lord Krishna who is reputed to have grown the herb. If offered to Lord Krishna, Holy Basil is said to have mystical powers of protection from death, disease, and misfortune.
In Chinese medicine, it helps with mental fatigue – inhale first, then apply to crown, forehead, heart, and navel chakras.Physical Description
Clear, colorless appearance.Aromatic Description
This oil has a strong, warm, herbaceous scent that's similar to traditional Basil and Clove oil.Biological Makeup and Components
Almost 98% methyl salicylate, eugenol, lenoleic acid and lenolinic acid.Extraction Technique
Extracted by steam distillation of leaves and stems.Information for Aromatherapists
Top note, blending well with Grapefruit, Juniper, Peppermint, Rosemary, citrus oils, and florals. Use well diluted when using on the skin in 1-2% dilution.
Our Basil Holy essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions