The maiden publication from Shalmali creations, sponsored by the Konkani academy. The book is the logical culmination of Dr.Archana Gaonkar-Pareiyenkar’s articles published in the Sunapranth over the past few years.
Dr.Gaonkar the aluminus of Goa Ayurvedica college, has collected, and catagorized the local plants that grow in goa. She has also listed its medicinal values.
Befittingly the book was released by Dr.Anura Bhale from the Gomantak Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya and research center. The critical evaluation was done by the sahitya academy awardee Botanist Dr.Kasturi Desai.
Dr.Gaonkar promises that there are more books in the pipeline.