Ancient Egypt – a mysterious and fascinating country, covered with a thin trail of legends and myths. Scientific study of ancient texts is a relatively recent development, after the French scientist J. F. Champollion solved the mystery of hieroglyphic writing. The report of this discovery was done on September 27, 1822, before a gathering of scientists in France, and it was the discovery of an officer of Napoleon’s army, the Rosetta stone.
The study of ancient written sources allowed us to make conclusion about the high level of knowledge of the Egyptians in many scientific fields, including in medicine. It is incorrect to assume that all of the therapeutic procedures was reduced at that time to various shamanistic rites or reading spells. On the contrary, such behavior of the doctor was a rarity. According to different treatises to the magic formulas used only in the treatment of 48 diseases, and in other cases in the case were drugs with a complex formulation, as well as various surgical operations. with high accuracy described by the experts of those days. Continue reading
The Sign Of Fire.
The ruling planet is Mars .
Plants corresponding to the sign of Aries: aloe. anemone, Basil, barberry, hawthorn, gentian, mustard, gorse, honeysuckle, butcher’s broom, ginger, hyssop, cactus, capers, coriander, Catnip, nettle, flax, and onions. Buttercup, madder, juniper, pepper, plantain, wormwood, leek, the broom, radish, garden cress, boxwood, tobacco, hops, horseradish, Thistle, garlic, rosehips.
The ruling planet — Venus [the myth] .
Medicinal plants corresponding to the sign of Taurus: apricot, altany root, artichokes, pale yellow Narcissus, beans, elderberry, grape, cherry, verbena, clove, deaf nettle, pomegranate, wild geranium. wild Apple, marsh marigolds, clover, grass, Ragwort, gooseberry Lily, burdock, the Daisy, the almond, bear berry, flea mint, Foxglove, Holly, alder, fern, peppermint, umbilical grass, wheat, Wheatgrass, Gnaphalium, beans, violet, Apple, ash. Continue reading
Stomach pain, nausea, heartburn – help folk recipes
Folk medicine is part of alternative medicine, which conceals the knowledge about all the diseases, methods of treatment and means of treatment of various diseases, from generation to generation, from mouth to mouth was passed the people. Before traditional medicine was not separated from traditional medicine the term “traditional medicine” appeared, and then described all the actions of the population in relation to their healthy lifestyle.
Folk medicine has absorbed all representation of the people, the treatment of diseases of folk remedies. Concepts such as “folk medicine” and “medical superstition” – it was, and still is, two identical concepts. In modern medicine is counted only two hundred species of medicinal plants, at the same time in Russia, and especially for the folk treatment of diseases, there were twenty-five thousand species! After all, there’s a difference between pharmaceutical medicines and folk treatment?!
At the moment, absolutely healthy people do not. Allergies, chronic diseases, internal diseases neurological diseases and disorders – it is already in the body since childhood. Continue reading
Indigenous Africans shamans perceive as divine messengers. They believe that sorcerers can both help and hurt the whole tribe. In their power to control the weather, to punish enemies, to inflict diseases and misfortunes, and also to attract wealth luck, control human destinies.
One of the most famous shamanic religions in Africa is Voodoo. Its founders were the ancestors of the Yoruba living in West Africa. From there it has spread not only across the continent but beyond.
Followers of Voodoo believe that each of us has his spirit, called Orisha. Most of the representatives of the Yoruba live in the Republic of Togo, here is one of the largest shamanic markets products Voodoo.
In this retail outlet, you can purchase a variety of magic supplies that, according to their vendors that can harm the enemies, revive the dead or to doom him to torment the living.
If you get into this unusual place, before your eyes appear a series of bones, plants, severed heads of animals and other shamanic supplies.
African shamans preaching prepared a sinister Voodoo powder, which they call “zombie powder”. Continue reading
NOU “Academy of traditional systems of healing and human development” (Russia) jointly with Chinese representative office Yunnan-Guipuscoa Institute of tai Chi Chuan Yang Luciani in Russia “Academy of tai Chi” open international educational project – training of instructors of qigong, tai Chi and Chinese folk medicine under the guidance of hereditary Chinese and Russian masters.
The training is conducted under the program “Chinese recreational gymnastics and Chi kung” (license of the Ministry of education).
The curriculum includes lectures and seminars on theoretical issues and practical lessons aimed at mastering the exercises and techniques of qigong, tai Chi (Yang style) and traditional methods of Chinese medicine.
The main topics of the course “Chinese recreational gymnastics and Chi kung”:
Traditional Chinese medicine: theory and ideological basis.
History, development, qigong. Continue reading