Text by Zaral Shah
Rooted in an ancestral practice that spans three generations, the ethos of Sadhev – founded by Jayadevi Cholayil and her son, Lasakan Cholayil – was embedded in the treatments and recipes of their forefather, Brahmasree Cholayil Kunju Maami Vaidyar, a renowned Ayurvedic healer and physician. So, for Lasakan and Jayadevi, Sadhev is where the science of wellness seamlessly comes together with the art of Ayurveda.
The brand’s signature potions date as far back as the early 19th century and are concocted using ingredients chosen and carefully sourced through sustainable practices from Sadhevana – their organic sanctuary spread across 80 acres in Tamil Nadu. And when they require ingredients that aren’t indigenous to the country,…