Home Remedies

TaleTown.org multimedia English short stories about natural home remedies & alternative therapies like Ayurvedic medicine, natural cures & natural care tips

  • Banana Lassi - Restaurant Style

    LassiCooking Tips Story: Banana Lassi - Restaurant Style

    How to make it, banana secrets, its calorie content, GI value and impact on blood sugar & digestion...

     

  • Coconut Balls Dessert

    coconut and pistachio balls (raffaello)Isha teaches Hosh Coconut Balls dessert recipe.

    Cheap & simple, yet all her guests love this dish.

    Cooking story with tips on how to make this quick, easy sweet

  • Eggs - On Your Face

    Starter Pots"Very interesting," Isha laughed, "No. I didn't know that."

    "Yea Ma," he said excitedly, "eggs have really clever packaging. A true engineering marvel, that is scientifically cool and technologically functional."

  • Holistic Healing

    Ayurveda in Sri LankaInformative story exploring world’s oldest holistic healing (whole body) system Ayurveda.

    Comparisons with orthodox medical treatments & Maori medicine Rongoa.

  • Is Cancer Not A Disease?

    Uterine, Bile Duct and Breast CancerIs Cancer Not A Disease?

    Abnormal cell growth is an issue as it steals glucose from normal cells & grows at their expense.

    Hosh examines suggested natural cures

  • Jira - Master Spice Cumin

    CuminIsha teaches Hosh about Jira - Master Spice Cumin, the magical spice & natural remedy with many health benefits.

    Learning how to cook well & cheaply is easy.

  • Masala Matthaa - Spicy Buttermilk

    Yogurt savory drink"In India, flavoring ingredients such as asafoetida, black salt, sea salt, fresh ground ginger, green mango, green chilies, pepper, lime or lemon juice, Amla (gooseberry), Jira (cumin seeds), coriander, mint and curry leaves are mixed with Chaach to enhance its digestion-aiding properties."

    "Traditional buttermilk contains probiotic microbes which are beneficial to the gut and improve immunity when taken regularly."

  • Pudina Lassi - Minty Buttermilk

    ~~M I N T O ~~ F R E S H"This Lassi is great as a digestif, a starter, a small meal, a quick meal, and for when you don't want to cook a meal."

    "It is also just what you need in those hungry moments, when you can't be bothered to eat, much less cook."

  • Salted Jira Lassi

    Salty Lassi

    "Aren't the recipe for making Lassi and Raita the same? Why call them by different names then? Isn't that even more confusing?"

    "Generally Raita is undiluted," she answered, "or diluted less with water than Lassi generally is. If you are still confused, remember this: Raita is eaten as a condiment with food, while Lassi is drunk."

  • Spicy Khichdi - Lentils Rice

    Shahjahani KhichdiIsha teaches Hosh how to cook spicy Khichdi - Lentils Rice, a prominent ancient Ayurvedic Satvik diet improvised & served as a popular, convenient comfort food now.

  • The Sound Of Music

    Music's Going Down The Tube (On Explore 24th Nov 2013)"Music was traditionally taught and practiced orally. Sounds transmitted the vibrations of existence long before language developed and became capable of conveying conceptions."

    "Language ensured broader and consistent comprehensibility of ideas through a linguistic code, but words, the code, the language - itself became the bottleneck in communication."