When You Burn A Bay Leaf Like This...

When You Burn A Bay Leaf Like This...
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Bay leaves offer many benefits.

It is one of the most common herbs. We use them as an ingredient in many dishes as it makes any meal tastier. But, it can do much more than just adding flavor to a meal. These leaves have been used outside the kitchen by people for long now. What they do with these leaves other than using them in food will forever change the way you look at your cabinet of spices.

Read on to find out more.

Bay leaves have many health benefits.

Bay leaves have many health benefits.

It is quite effective in reducing gastric ulcers and improving digestion. It adds to the taste as well.

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They can be used as natural medicines.

They can be used as natural medicines.
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Especially, they can be used for treating arthiritis and muscle aches.

They have soothing aroma.

They have soothing aroma.
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When you feel stressed or anxious, light a bay leaf and enjoy the aroma.

Many essential oils are locked up inside these leaves.

Many essential oils are locked up inside these leaves.
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These oils help in promoting relaxation with the aroma.

These leaves were believed to be important in many cultures.

These leaves were believed to be important in many cultures.
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They held great psychic significance in ancient Greek culture.

Golden crowns were made with these leaves and given as gifts.

Golden crowns were made with these leaves and given as gifts.
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Receiving one of these crowns was considered as a great honor.

The culinary characteristics of these leaves has already been spoken about.

The culinary characteristics of these leaves has already been spoken about.
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They also help in slowing the aging process and detoxifying the body.

The leaves can also be used for decoration.

The leaves can also be used for decoration.
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The wreaths created with these leaves serve as beautiful decorative pieces.

Still today, people believe in bay leaf's ability for predicting the future.

Still today, people believe in bay leaf's ability for predicting the future.
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There are many beliefs related to these leaves.

A commonly used spell is well-known.

A commonly used spell is well-known.
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You have to write your wish on one leaf and then, burn the leaf for releasing the wish. This works too.

Do try and let us know if it worked for you also.