Kesar – How Kesar Plays an Important Role in Festivals


Kesar or Saffron has always been considered to have antibacterial properties. It has been used since the time immemorial and is used as of today. Saffron is not only used in topical treatments but also in variety of dishes to impart color, flavor and health. As per the Greek mythology, mortal crocus fell in love with beautiful nymph Smilax. However, sadly, his kindness was a rejection by Smilax, which turned him into a handsome purple crocus flower. The history of saffron usage and cultivation can be traced from over 3000 years and through the spans … Continue reading