- Nature provides in every country, suitable remedies on the spot of the ill to which humanity is locally most prone.
- A large number of crude drugs are reported in Ayurveda system of medicines based on plant source: Historical perspective
- The tribal people and ethnic races throughout the world have developed their own culture, customs, cults, religious rites, taboos, totems, legends and myths, folk-fores and song, foods, medicinal practices, etc.
- Ocimum genus contains between 50 to 150 species of herbs and shrubs from the tropical regions of Asia which are used in traditinoal medicine
- AYURVEDIC MEDICINES: SOME POTENTIAL PLANTS FOR MEDICINE FROM INDIA.