Introducing a range of excellent Tibetan herbal teas from the Men-Tsee-Khang Institue in Dharamsala, India. Men-Tsee-Khang was first established in Lhasa, Tibet in 1916 by H.H. the Thirteenth Dalai Lama. On the 23rd March 1961 H.H. the Fourteenth Dalai Lama re-established Men-Tsee-Khang in Dharamsala, to preserve and promote the ancient system of Tibetan medicine and healing.
Sorig Tibetan herbal teas are based on the traditional Tibetan healing system which seeks to balance the three bodily humours:
Loong is a manifestation of the Air element and is responsible for physical and mental
activities, respiration, expulsion of bodily wastes, speech and gives clarity to sense
organs. It is characterized as rough, light, cold, subtle, hard and mobile.
Tripa is a manifestation of the Fire element. It is responsible for hunger, thirst, digestion
and assimilation. It promotes bodily heat, gives luster to the skin and provides courage and
determination. Tripa is characterized by traits which are oily, sharp, hot, fetid, purgative
Bad-Kan is a manifestation of Earth and Water. It is cold in nature and is characterized as
oily, cool, heavy, blunt, smooth, firm and sticky.
All natural herbal teas with no caffeine. Just add hot water!