Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Calendula

Calendula
(Calendula officinalis)

Calendula is a popular plant found in many herbal and decorative gardens for its joyful orange or yellow flowers and multiple medicinal uses. It is also known as Pot Marigold, but it should not be confused with another Marigold of the Tagetes family, which also has orange flowers and is popular in India and the Americas. Continue reading “Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Calendula”

Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Sage and Rosemary

Sage (Salvia officinalis) and
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)

In this edition, we would like to share with you two popular, highly aromatic Mediterranean herbs -Sage and Rosemary. Although they are well known culinary herbs, they have also been used for thousands of years as medicine. All culinary herbs have greater medicinal properties when grown in a Homa atmosphere. If it’s not possible to get Homa grown herbs, then next best is to use quality organic herbs that have good colour and aroma. Continue reading “Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Sage and Rosemary”

Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Chamomile

CHAMOMILE
(Matricaria chamomilla and
Chamaemelum nobile)

This month we would like to focus on the versatile herb Chamomile. There are two varieties of this popular herb – German (Matricaria chamomilla) which grows to 60 cm high, and the lower growing and spreading Roman variety (Chamaemelum nobile). The flowers of both varieties have a similar action and are used medicinally.
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Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Garlic

We, Asia & Rory Maher, with our two children, live at Ecovillage Bhrugu Aranya, a Homa community in the Tatra Mountain region of southern Poland. We met here in 2001 and gave our first Homa Herbal workshop that same year at the International Homa Therapy Conference. Soon after, we had the fortune to be married by Shree Vasant and during the wedding ceremony He explained that Homa Herbs would be much needed now and in the future. Continue reading “Asia and Rory’s Homa Herbal Corner – Garlic”