Kusha grass

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The Ecology Centre at Amritapuri sells many special products, among them Kusa (or Kusha) grass mats, which are said to be conducive to meditation.  Kusha may be the origin of the English ‘cushion’! The sanctity of dharba, also known as … Continued

Seeds for free!

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“Grow Wild has thousands of free seed kits to share so people can transform their local spaces into beautiful, inspiring and colourful wild flower havens. Join one of the UK’s biggest-ever seed sowing campaigns and help to create over one … Continued

Purin d’Ortie

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At Amma’s visit we were given some leaflets in French about a firm called Purin d’Ortie et Cie, who supply various products that stimulate and protect plants, such as nettle manure made with EM (effective microorganisms).  “Nettles put into fermentation … Continued