Organic India - Tulsi Loose Leaf Tea Original - 3.5 oz. (100 g)
Organic India Tulsi Loose Leaf Original Tea is a perfect blend of three varieties of Tulsi leaves. Tulsi is abundant in antioxidants. Tulsi, also known as Holy Basil, is a truly sacred healing herb from a plant that is native to the Indian sub-continent, and has been revered there for thousands of years. In India Tulsi's health enhancing qualities and exalted status as "The Incomparable One" "The Queen of Herbs" and are widely known by just about everyone.
Organic India uses only the finest varieties of organically grown Tulsi: Rama, Krishna and Vana Tulsi leaves, to make their Original Tulsi Tea. Tulsi Tea is simple yet full bodied and has a delicious soothing flavor that is uplifting and satisfying. Tulsi brings relief from stress, is deeply nourishing on a cellular lever, is abundant in antioxidants, and is caffeine free!
- Reduces stress
- Boosts the immune system
- Abundant in antioxidants
- Builds stamina
- Uplifts mood - makes you feel good!
- Supports adrenal and lymph health
- Is a powerful adaptogen
- Balances energy levels
- 50 2-gram servings
Throughout India, Tulsi is considered "The Queen of Herbs" and is revered as a sacred plant infused with healing power. Traditionally grown in an earthen pot in every family home or garden, Tulsi (also known as Holy Basil) makes a delicious and refreshing tea that possesses wonderful health benefits that support the body's natural immune system while relieving the body's negative reaction to stress. Tulsi's remarkable life-enhancing qualities, noted repeatedly in ancient Indian scriptures dating back 5,000 years, are now here for you to fully enjoy. Organic India is the first company to bring Tulsi to the West as an organic tea. They work with thousands of farmers in India to cultivate the herb using environmentally sustainable methods, restoring vitality to the earth and dignity to its people. In India, Rose is called ‘The Lotus of the Heart' and is said to increase love and devotion.
Organic India Frequently Asked Questions
Are your products Kosher?
All of their products are certified Kosher except for Chyawanprash. The ghee used in Chyawanprash comes from a farm that is not certified Kosher.
Are your products gluten-free?
Yes, all of products including teas, supplements and psyllium are gluten-free.
Are your products Fair Trade?
Yes and no. There are several fair trade certifications available, and each of them is very expensive. Organic India has decided not to pursue certification at this time. However, their labor and trade practices go above and beyond what any certification requires. Organic India was founded with the intention of providing a sustainable livelihood to their farmers in India. They provide their farmers and their families with health care, education and a sustainable method of agriculture. Please take the time to read about their story.
How many tea bags are in each box?
Do you have a printed catalog?
No, Organic India does not. Printed catalogs require too much natural resource to produce, and cannot be updated as they launch new products or add information to existing ones. This website lists all of the products that they carry.
Can you recommend a product for a particular ailment or illness?
Unfortunately they cannot. Organic India are not doctors and therefore cannot provide diagnoses. Please consult your health care practitioner.
How much caffeine is in your tea?
Most of their teas are caffeine-free. Several do have caffeine, as follows:
- Tulsi India Breakfast Tea: 25 mg/serving
- Tulsi Green Tea: 12 mg/serving
- Tulsi Pomegranate Green Tea: 10 mg/serving
- Tulsi Chai Masala Tea - boxed: 12 mg/serving
- Tulsi Chai Masala Tea - 1 lb: 20 mg/serving
How long should the tea be steeped?
Organic India recommend steeping their teas for 3-5 minutes. However, longer steeping times will release more of the herbs' nutritional and healing properties. Some people steep Tulsi tea for up to 20 minutes.
About Organic India
At the heart of Organic India is their commitment to be a living embodiment of consciousness in action. They work with thousands of family farmers in India who cultivate thousands of acres of organic farmland. Organic India actively promotes sustainable agriculture and pays a premium market rate to their farmers. All of their products promote wellness and are certified organic. Each product you hold in your hands is one link in a chain of love, respect and connectedness between their farmers and you. By choosing Organic India you are completing this chain, which gives training and a living wage to the Indian farmers, creates a sustainable environment and brings happiness and well being to you.