The inclusion of the Kazakh equestrian games and folk medicine in the list of intangible heritage of China will contribute to their further development, experts say.
Equestrian games and folk medicine of the Kazakhs of the Altai district of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region entered the list of intangible cultural heritage of China, reported the Agency “Xinhua” on January 22. Ethnic Kazakhs living in the region speak of a number of causes, games and medicine to the list.
Perhaps this is one way to preserve the national heritage of the Kazakhs, which impinge on others, says the Azattyk employee of the propaganda Department of the district of Altai named Akai.
Janat, an employee of the clinic of traditional medicine of Altai, who initiated the inclusion of Kazakh folk medicine in the list of intangible cultural heritage of China, agree with This. Continue reading
Alternative and folk medicine renewed its popularity in Ukraine. As in Britain and other European countries, more and more people are turning to antiquated methods of treatment, or improve their health with the help of latest techniques.
At least so say the representatives of this industry. They justify this by the fact that, say, traditional medicine has been discredited by the high prices and corruption. However, the “classic” doctors believe that without them, still can not do.
The opinions of the surveyed people of Kiev about healing
– I do, I use traditional medicine. Not always, but sometimes it is grass.
– Don’t trust at all because she, in my opinion, unscientific, is based on some mystical experiences.
– As a rule, there is a lot of unskilled assistance, based only making money on people’s health. Although in clinical practice using many drugs of plant origin. But the whole point is to do no harm. Continue reading
The drink known as Ayahuasca is used by healers (curanderos), shamans and sorcerers (brujos) of the Amazon since pre-Columbian times for healing and other magical practices. This tradition is probably as old as the South American civilization itself.
In the nineteenth century the West began to penetrate the rumors and cryptic messages about the incredible properties of Ayahuasca. It was argued, if under its influence can pass through walls, to find lost treasures, to look into the future and to participate in events occurring in distant countries. Missionaries and doctors reported that this drink awakens and develops telepathic abilities.
During archaeological excavations on the coast of Ecuador, were found so-called witches ‘ pots, used for brewing Ayahuasca, their age – about 3500 years. The opening of the drink is shrouded in impenetrable veil of mystery and in no way can be random. “In ancient times lived in the rain forest lucky hunter. Once, traveling away from home, he heard a Liana speaking to him. Hunter knew a lot about the power of plants, he knew how to prepare poison for their arrows from their roots, bark and leaves. Continue reading