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Rasa Shastra: The Hidden Art of Medical Alchemy



The first comprehensive analysis of Asian Medical Alchemy, this book describes the use of herbo-mineral-metal based medicines as used in some of the world’s oldest healing traditions. It offers a detailed exploration of Ayurvedic medicinal purification practices that seek to enhance the therapeutic potential of materials, metals and gemstones, as well as offering a concise overview of traditional and modern equipment and methods used in the manufacture of these medicines. The author’s unique…

Rasa Shastra

Pub Date : 2014-04-21 | Author : Andrew Mason | Publisher : Singing Dragon

ISBN 10 : 9780857010889
ISBN 13 : 0857010883

The first comprehensive analysis of Asian Medical Alchemy, this book describes the use of herbo-mineral-metal based medicines as used in some of the world's oldest healing traditio..

Dravyaguna For Westerners

Pub Date : 2013-11-04 | Author : Vaidya Atreya Smith | Publisher : CreateSpace

ISBN 10 : 1491098066
ISBN 13 : 9781491098066

In Ayurveda, the science of herbal medicine is called Dravya Guna Shastra or the “science of the attributes of substances”. Unfortunately, this science has been unavailable to ..

Yoga

Pub Date : 1991-08 | Author : Alain Daniélou | Publisher : Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN 10 : 0892813016
ISBN 13 : 9780892813018

Based on original Sanskrit sources, this book gives an authentic account of the methods of yoga in its different forms, including the challenging "left-hand" paths, as well as prac..

Pavlov S Dogs And Schr Dinger S Cat

Pub Date : 2010-03-18 | Author : Rom Harré | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199238576
ISBN 13 : 019923857X

From the sheep, dog, and cockerel that were sent aloft in Montgolfier's balloon to test the air over Paris, to the famous clone Dolly the Sheep and the Darwinian finches of the Gal..

The Alchemical Body

Pub Date : 2012-07-10 | Author : David Gordon White | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226149349
ISBN 13 : 022614934X

The Alchemical Body excavates and centers within its Indian context the lost tradition of the medieval Siddhas. Working from previously unexplored alchemical sources, David Gordon ..

Helmand To The Himalayas

Pub Date : 2014-09-05 | Author : David Wiseman | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472809155
ISBN 13 : 1472809157

David Wiseman was the first soldier on the scene of one of the most devastating attacks on British soldiers in Afghanistan, witnessing the horrific aftermath of an attack on unsusp..

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