Turmeric is one of the top ten herbs in the world. The active compound curcumin in this root or rhizome is a powerhouse of health benefits to boost health. Black pepper is added to increase the bioavailability of curcumin. Ginger adds a spicy and aromatic flavor to the earthy scent of Turmeric producing a mild tasting tea that is warming and stimulating. Tulsi or holy basil is a medicinal herb considered sacred by many eastern cultures. It is used to restore balance and harmony in the body.