Gotu Kola – The Herb of EnlightenmentGotu Kola, considered one of the most important herbs in botanical medicine, grows naturally in many parts of Asia and is revered in China and India; known as the herb of youth and enlightenment. Gotu Kola has such a broad range of health benefits and the leaves and stems are commonly used in Traditional Chinese and Ayurveda medicine.
In Sri Lanka, Gotu Kola is frequently made into a breakfast soup called Kola Kanda. A green garlicky rice soup that is thought to cleanse the blood.We like to pop it fresh into a salad so that you keep all the goodness of the raw leaf.
Gotu Kola is used to treat the following ailments: