Tag Archives: durga

the neem tree…

The Neem tree is a big deal in these parts, worshipped by the Hindus and also revered for its healing antiseptic properties…everybody has a use for it…from cleaning their teeth with the twigs, to using the sap from the leaves for small wounds…to an anti dandruff treatment…Below Malathi tells the whole story why it is so revered, and how she uses it in her life.

The banana tree in an embrace with the neem tree outside a Hindu temple in Buddavaram