eBook about The Power Of Native American Healing - Native Americans In Healing The Mind, Body And Soul!

eBook about The Power Of Native American Healing - Native Americans In Healing The Mind, Body And Soul!

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Healing Herbs

Because of Native Americans‟ intimate relationship with nature, a lot of therapies emphasize plants‟ mind-body-spirit healing potential.

Native-American herbalism is much more composite than herbs merely serving as a plant matrix to deliver physiologically active chemicals.
First of all, because numerous plant

Overview

Healing Herbs

Because of Native Americans‟ intimate relationship with nature, a lot of therapies emphasize plants‟ mind-body-spirit healing potential.

Native-American herbalism is much more composite than herbs merely serving as a plant matrix to deliver physiologically active chemicals.
First of all, because numerous plant elements affect bodily functions and bioavailability, the total remedy is considered the active agent.
Secondly, as plants are believed to possess spirit and intelligence, they're conferred with to determine their best healing relationship with patients, and permission is obtained prior to and gratitude expressed following harvesting them.
Thirdly, involved procedures are utilized to harvest herbs, considering factors like plant part (e.g., flower, stem, root, and so forth), time or season of harvest, sun exposure, and a great deal more obscure factors.
Fourthly, native herbalists utilize plants that come up in dreams, a form of communication by which the plant’s spirit may guide the healer.
Lastly, the plant’s healing potency is empowered by ritual ceremony, prayer, song, or chants.


Table Of Contents :

Chapter 1: Animal Medicine And Totems

Chapter 2: Sweat Lodge

Chapter 3: Dreamcatchers

Chapter 4: Feathers in Healing

Chapter 5: Prayer Ties

Chapter 6: Smudging

Chapter 7: Peace Pipes

Chapter 8: Healing Herbs

Chapter 9: Medicine Wheel

Chapter 10: Medicine Man

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015575910
Publisher:
Lian
Publication date:
09/22/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
36
File size:
835 KB

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