The Fragrance Economy (E)

In this episode, we explore the improved use of aromatic plants, which has given a huge economic boost to the Indian farmer. We look at how institutions have created better variants of aromatics, new ways of processing oil and found innovations to help the plants grow better. We also travel to Kannauj, to explore the fascinating process of making of ittar, an ancient Indian fragrance that still has a huge export potential. Watch how science has pushed the cultivation of aromatic plants in Science for a Self-Reliant India.