To provide and promote Sustainable livelihood to the communities within the Kaluveli bio-region in Tamil Nadu,The Kaluveli is triangular watershed stretches from 10 km North West of Tindivanam to Marakkanam to the Auroville plateau, and covers an area of 740 sq. km. or 25,000 ha. During the monsoons runoff water reaches the Kaliveli floodplain (which is the lowest point within the watershed) via an intricate network of tanks and channels.
This is audio of workshop held in pitchandikulam forest.
After a few days of rain, the morning of Saturday, 24 November, opened with perfect skies, temperatures and vibrant plants for Pitchandikulam’s workshop which included a forest walk and a visit to their medicinal herb garden and nursery, where Ms Parvathi identified forest plants, taught about their health benefits and the easy ways we can use them in everyday life.
We had useful day with our participants to explore our herbal knowledge of reparation of herbal remedies, herbal food and herbal cosmetics… We interacted with plants and nature during our walk in Forest.. Thank you friends to made valuable time with us.. Next herbal wellness session coming soon.
Mrs.Parvathi Nagarajan has formulated special preparation of herbal mosquito repellent, the herbs of Acalypha indica leaf juice, coconut oil, lemongrass and natural bee wax. This cream for external use preventive mosquito and insects bite, cure skin allergies and swelling and itches .