Traditional Himachali shoes are called “Poolan”. The sole of these shoes is made with hemp fibre extracted from wild cannabis plants and Kusha Grass. And hand knitting is done with wool for the upper body of shoes. The upper body of these shoes reflects the traditional design of Himachal Pradesh. These shoes are being used by locals of Himachal Pradesh from ancient times, for their numerous cultural, mythological, and health benefits.
Positive Impact on Health:-
Correcting body posture: By wearing Poolan Shoes at home, one can maintain or correct body posture. A good body posture helps in good blood circulation in our body.
Correcting Sleeping disorders:- Poolan Shoes helps in treating sleeping disorders such as insomnia. People admitted that their sleeping disorders had gradually disappeared after the use of these shoes. And good sleep can itself treat many health problems.
Maintaining Blood Pressure: These shoes help in maintaining normal blood pressure levels in the body.
Positive Energy: People have reported that they were surrounded by positive energy while wearing these shoes.
Feet Acupressure: There are multiple acupressure points under our feet. The soft and gentle fibers of CANNABIS and Kusha grass, which is an organic material, help to penetrate all the acupressure points, which may lead to many health benefits.