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
Health is the most necessary in life, because without health, a person does not need money or material value, and what we strive for on a daily basis, sometimes to the detriment of their health.
To help maintain, preserve and restore health there is a medicine, which is divided into traditional and non-traditional. The first type of medicine based on the use of medicines, and traditional methods of treatment, for example, surgical treatment, associated with the invasion of a physician inside the patient’s body using various cuts and sections. Alternative medicine practices more humane methods of treatment, and is largely based on the properties of medicinal herbs, and various liquids and substances.
Alternative medicine many years, was the last Bastion of hope of the Russian people in recovery from various maladies. To this day, many people, disillusioned with the methods of traditional medicine, turn to the shamans, the healers and the medicinal properties of herbs. Continue reading