Indonesian Art of Herbal Healing Indonesian Art of Herbal Healing

Indonesian Art of Herbal Healing

The Science and Lore of Jamu Herbal Preparations and Treatments

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    • リリース予定日:2024年9月24日
    • ¥1,900
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Jamu traditional herbal medicine encompasses natural drinks, ointments, lotions and massage

Jamu herbal preparations and treatments are part of an integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty that has been practiced and honed for centuries by Indonesians. This book is the result of ten years of research and over 100 interviews with jamu practitioners and producers-from housewives and home apothecaries to the CEOs of multinational corporations who produce jamu products for export. It is designed for anyone who is interested in traditional herbal medicine, health and beauty.

Jamu treatments have been used in Indonesia since at least the 16th century but until recently were unknown in the west. How, when and where were these treatments developed and used? What is so special about them and why are they now becoming popular in spas and health retreats worldwide? In the pages of this book, you'll learn about:The secret world of ancient Javanese palaces where Indonesian jamu was perfectedHealers and jamu makers whose skills have been passed down for generationsDozens of age-old remedies, recipes and treatments that can be used safely at homeDetailed information about the natural herbs and ingredients used in jamu preparationsHow jamu is sold traditionally, and the female pioneers of the modern jamu industryAnd many other fascinating topics!
This book is the result of ten years of research and over 100 interviews with jamu practitioners and producers-from housewives and home apothecaries to CEOs of multinational corporations who produce jamu products for export. It is designed for anyone interested in holistic medicine, health and beauty.

The Indonesian Art of Herbal Healing is lavishly illustrated with over 96 color and 10 B&W photographs and is the first definitive reference in English on this exotic and practical healthcare system. Includes some sample remedy recipes and a resource guide on where to buy ingredients

ジャンル
健康/心と体
配信予定日
2024年
9月24日
言語
EN
英語
ページ数
192
ページ
発行者
Tuttle Publishing
販売元
Perseus Books, LLC

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