Deep Rooted is a blog about living in a simple, natural, and peaceful way, in harmony with the earth and its cycles

Month: August 2017

About Shatavari, Asparagus Racemosus

About Shatavari, Asparagus Racemosus

Several months ago, I posted a bout ashwagandha, which is widely known as a made reproductive tonic in Ayurveda. A common Ayurvedic female reproductive tonic is shatavari, also known as wild asparagus or asparagus racemosus.* While ashwagandha is typically considered a men’s herb and shatavari […]

Placenta: Tree of Life, Root of Origin

Placenta: Tree of Life, Root of Origin

The placenta is an organ that resembles the tree of life. It is conceived at the moment of genesis to nourish and maintain the fetus. It unites the mother and her in utero baby in a profound way throughout the pregnancy, while maintaining their integrity as […]

Making Your Own Herbal Body Oils

Making Your Own Herbal Body Oils

Making herbal body oils for self-massage is actually surprisingly simple. It just involves letting the plant steep in the oil of your choice, and then straining out the plant material once the oil has been infused with it. I first made my own herbal body oil, […]


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