A state level workshop on aromatic plants and essential oils was organized by department of botany ICLES Motilal JhunJhunwala College Vashi. Aromatherapy is the inhalation and application of volatile essential oils from aromatic plants to restore health, beauty and well being. 220 delegates from various fields attended this state level workshop on aromatic plants and essential oils organized at ICL College at Vashi. Audio visual presentations were done to enlighten those present about the aromatic plants. Speaking to the media Dr Siddhivinayak Barve – an expert lecturer from V G Waze College, Mulund said that this is an enterprising concept and students should take it up as a career as India is blessed with the convenient environment conditions to extract the aroma from plants. We also spoke with participants from other colleges who said the information that they received in this workshop was very helpful. The aromatherapy also has medicinal properties. The programme was well organized by the support of the botany students of ICL. Speaking to the media Dr Daya Tilwe of ICL College said that this is an expensive oil for the common man but helps in relaxing the mind and body. With cameraman Vivek Gaikwad Jan Cabral for NMTV News.
September 21, 2016