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The cosmovision of Kallawaya, Bolivia

Bolivia . on the Altiplano Catholicism coexists with the cosmovision of the Andean Indians.

The language of the Maha Huay evolved over many centuries, is a “secret language” which is spoken today only a few families of traditional doctors, herbalists, calavia . living in the Andes of Bolivia. Language Kallawaya is a means of transmission of ancient knowledge . are now under threat of extinction.

Calavia, herbalists Wanderers from the province of Bautista Saavedra, Department of La Paz, over many centuries have developed a “family language” of the tribes (ayllu), within which from generation to generation, passed on holistic healing knowledge. This language received the name mahah Huai or “language people”. Today, it is spoken of calavia eight families in the province, where the language of everyday communication is Quechua.

For the first time this language became interested in the colonies, administrators, and chroniclers, as mestizos, and Spaniards, testified to his “rarity”. Starting from the XVII century, it was widely distributed information about the existence of a special language healers-herbalists, who prepare medicine for the Inca kings and their entourage. Continue reading

Non-traditional medicine in Vietnam

You have the opportunity to swim in the azure sea, take a NAP in the shade of palm trees, jet skis and offers exciting diving!

Vietnam is a kaleidoscope of impressions: mysterious places, exotic nature, unique architectural complexes, ancient cultural and religious monuments, mouthwatering Oriental flavor and slowly over time, primitive tribes, spectacular festivals, most delicious exotic national dishes, the best white sandy beaches of the South China sea, pristine turquoise water. The Vietnam climate is warm and tropical. Here you can swim and sunbathe all year round. In recent years, Vietnam is rapidly gaining momentum of economic development, one of priority directions of which is the tourist business.

The country’s potential is huge few of the currently existing tourist destinations can boast such a complex of recreational resources.

Vietnam attracts harmonious combination of different cultures and diversity of natural resources: white sand beaches, mighty cliffs, tropical forests and mountain valleys, sand dunes and wild jungle, unusual plants and colorful birds and, of course, the warm South China sea with izumrudnie water.

According to ancient legend, the Vietnamese were born a Dragon and a Fairy. And in the modern world is one of the favorite places of rest of the Europeans. Continue reading

Traditional recipes for beauty and health

Outside the snow fell, and we turned up the opportunity with loved ones together, last minute, to go to Egypt. In the summer we went out on vacation, so we decided to fly. The flight went well and we are happy the first thing after the hotel ran to the beach. We have dreamed about the sea that, completely forgot about the sun, a sharp temperature difference made itself felt immediately, not had time to heat up, as my faithful white got burned for a couple of hours, so that was like a scalded tomato, and the entire end of the holiday sat in the room, going outside only at night. The cream of burns was not for him, and I started to think. Sharing the trouble with countrywoman from the neighboring room is older than me by 10-15 years for sure, she suggested a simple recipe that I want to share with you so that your vacation was successful. Take a tablespoon of color and St. John’s wort pour a glass of boiled, cooled vegetable oil. Insist in a dark place for 14 days. Lubricates damaged skin 2-3 times a day. We have helped more at home, as in Egypt St. John’s wort I have found. Oil is stored in a cool place up to 3 months.

Every second person has come up with folk medicine. Here are a couple of tips and stories of our townsmen. Continue reading

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