Quintessence Tantras of Tibetan Medicine

Quintessence Tantras of Tibetan Medicine

by Barry Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 1559390093

ISBN-13: 9781559390095

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Inc.

The Quintessence Tantras of Tibetan Medicine is a thorough, detailed, and systematic analysis of the characteristics of healthy and diseased bodies. Discussed are the diagnostic techniques of pulse and urine analysis, principles of right diet, right lifestyle, and behavioral factors—and a treasury of knowledge about the beneficial applications of herbs

Overview

The Quintessence Tantras of Tibetan Medicine is a thorough, detailed, and systematic analysis of the characteristics of healthy and diseased bodies. Discussed are the diagnostic techniques of pulse and urine analysis, principles of right diet, right lifestyle, and behavioral factors—and a treasury of knowledge about the beneficial applications of herbs, plants, spices, minerals, gems, etc. Also included are the subtle and psychological techniques of therapeutics, and the ethics and conduct required of a Tibetan physician—a warrior-like person equipped to overcome even the most formidable internal and external obstacles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559390095
Publisher:
Shambhala Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)

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