Question: If we do not have Tulasi plant at home in the UK, and we do Tulasi puja to a picture of Tulasi devi, is the spiritual benefit the same, as when we do puja to the actual Tulasi plant?

Jayapataka Swami: Why not? I saw that in Poland and Sweden where it is even colder than in the UK, people kept ultraviolet lights and kept Tulasi devi. It is possible to have Tulasi in the UK, even though it is very cold, you have to have a special room. But anyway if...