Amazing Medicinal Benefits of Betel Leaves (Vettrilai)

  • 15 Dec 2019

We have all seen our grandparents chewing on betel leaves or 'vettrilai' with 'pakku' (areca nut) and 'sunnambu' (slaked lime). It's usually after their lunch and many still follow the customs until today.

But is there any medical reason behind this generations-old practice? Yes! Find out in the video:

Nallathaan Sonnanga Periyavanga! Our elders always had meaningful reasons behind their teachings and traditions. Do you want to know more about the medicinal benefits of betel leaves? Drop us a message on Facebook!

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