Wild harvested ethically and sustainably near Taos, NM with prayers and love.
Wild Crafted sustainably and ethically in New Mexico with traditional prayer and offering made before harvest. This may be one of the most loved and adored medicinal plants by the locals of New Mexico. Used to bring oxygen into the body which increases endurance, helps altitude sickness, uplifts the mind and helps the lungs. Osha is most commonly used to clear congestion of the lungs and during times of coughs or colds. Lowers fever, helps toothache, stimulates digestion. Its anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory. Osha is used to keep away snakes by planting it outside. It can be used as protection against witchcraft or negative entities. Osha root is Bear Medicine. In the spring it is the first thing they eat when they come out of hibernation.
Osha contains the hormone oxytocin. “When we we hug or kiss a loved one, oxytocin levels drive up,” explains Psychology Today. “It also acts as a neurotransmitter in the brain. The hormone plays a huge role in pair bonding. This hormone is greatly stimulated during sex, birth, breast feeding—the list goes on."