World of Herbs & Minerals
This page describes the most commonly used plants in Himalayan knowledge of healing. Each plant is an ecosystem which combines all of its parts to heal and balance our body systems. Each plant has the unique ability to draw nutrients from the Nature and transform them into biologically active constituents. All cultures have used herbs for beauty and healing through the centuries. When collecting wild crafted herbs, leaves, roots, fruits, seeds, bark various factors are taken into account: area situation, air, soil, altitude, water, sunlight, moon phase, time of day, weather and season.