Long before we were swept by the wave of modern medicine, our ancestors didn’t have a hospital or a certified doctor in their villages. Nature was their doctor and its resources were their medicine. Neem or ‘Veppa’ tree is one of the many blessings of nature for our health and well-being.

From its roots to leaves, our ancestors have used Neem for various purposes. Our crew went around and asked the public if they knew the reason why every house had a neem tree planted outside. Here’s what we got:

Nallathaan Sonnanga Periyavanga! Our elders always had meaningful reasons behind their teachings and traditions. Stay tuned for more videos like this.

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