Bottle Gourd – Natural Containers
₹330.00 – ₹960.00
Bottle Gourd/Calabash/Lauki/Dudhi/Ghiya/Sorakaya/Suraikkai/Sorekayi/Churakka is known mainly as a vegetable when harvested young/unmatured. When the specific species/varieties of calabash are matured and dried, they are used as containers/bottles to store many items. Hence the veggie got its name as Bottle Gourd.
It is also believed that Calabash is one of the first cultivated plants, but not for consumption, for containers! Bowls, spoons, bottles etc were made with these. Over the period, it became even musical instrument in few parts of the world.
These containers can be used for storing water, honey, seeds, medicines etc. These ancient containers are considered as the best natural containers than mud. Mud containers though made with natural mud, the soil contaminates, the fire baking etc may reduces the natural energy the mud has. The items stored in these containers are believed to have more prana energy which is very vital for healing and wellness of our lives.
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