Das Wissen Vom Heilen

Overview

To make this Swiss documentary, filmmaker Franz Reichle traveled to northern India, eastern Siberia, central Europe and Israel, gathering information on gyushi, the knowledge of healing, and the spread of Tibetan medicine to distant lands, including Buryata. The Dalai Lama's doctor is seen at work, and various experts discuss various aspects of Tibetan medicine. The film has a tie-in book and CD-ROM.
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Overview

To make this Swiss documentary, filmmaker Franz Reichle traveled to northern India, eastern Siberia, central Europe and Israel, gathering information on gyushi, the knowledge of healing, and the spread of Tibetan medicine to distant lands, including Buryata. The Dalai Lama's doctor is seen at work, and various experts discuss various aspects of Tibetan medicine. The film has a tie-in book and CD-ROM.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Interview with The 14th Dalai Lama; Interview with Dr. Tenzin Choedrak; Musical performance with Sacred Instruments; Timeline of Tibetan Medicine; Biographies ; Trailer gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/20/2005
  • UPC: 720229911764
  • Original Release: 1997
  • Rating:

  • Source: First Run Features
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Subtitled
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 44,066

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dr.Tanzin Gyatso
Dr. Alfred Hassig
Dr. Isaac Ginsburg
Dr. Tenzin Choedrak
Dr. Alexander P. Nechunayev
Technical Credits
Franz Reichle Director, Screenwriter, Editor
Pio Corradi Cinematographer
Myriam Flury Editor
Paul Riniker Executive Producer
Marcel Hoehn Producer
Dieter Meyer Sound/Sound Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Knowledge of Healing
1. Gy├╝shi [5:03]
2. Tenzin Choedrak: The Dalai Lama's Dr. [7:45]
3. Wind, Bile and Phlegm [10:50]
4. Tibetan Pharmacology [16:15]
5. Western Recognition, Interpretation & Application [32:25]
6. China & Tibet [10:59]
7. The Dalai Lama "On Suffering" [4:00]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- The Knowledge of Healing
   Start Film
   Chapters
   Special Features
      Interview with The Dalai Lama
      Interview with Dr. Tenzin Choedrak
      Performance with Ritual Instruments
      A Timeline of Tibetan Medicine
      Biographies
         H.H. Tenzin Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet
         Eliot Tokar
         Dr. Tenzin Choedrak
         Chimit Dorzhi Dugarov
         Karl Lutz
         Herbert Schwabl, Ph.D
         Director Franz Reichle
      Trailer Gallery
         War Photographer
         Monumental
         With God On Our Side
         Ashtanga, NY
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