The Story Of The Goji BerryThe Goji Berry has been respected for thousand's of years for it's amazing health properties in Chinese & Tebetian cultures where it is grown. It hasn't been since recently, though, that the rest of the world has even heard about the Goji Berry.
The Rich History Of The GojiAnyone who carefully looks through ancient Chinese history will find many references to the healing powers of Goji. Ancient Chinese medical texts list goji as a powerful antiaging and health promoting compound.
One of the most interesting references we've found was about a water well which was dug near a famous Buddhist temple during the Tang Dynasty (around 800 AD). This well was covered by Goji vines. Individuals who regularly prayed at and drank from this well had good health, and even at the age of eighty they had no white hair and had lost no teeth. A poem was written about this well, which became a small part of Chinese medical history: