Roots, shoots, offshoots

Traditional herbal medications have been successfully used for centuries the world over, especially in India, and these have cures for almost every illness. I was, however, taken by some surprise when I came across this “Herbal Madican” place in the heart of Manama. On inquiry, I was told by the doctor-cum-shopkeeper they had a cure for every known ailment, from diabetes to cardio-vascular and liver … Continue reading Roots, shoots, offshoots