are always warmly welcome -

Thursday, March 02, 2006, announced, Milano, Italy

Supplied note:
" [..] website is dedicated to the transmission of Sowa Rigpa, the Tibetan art of healing. An extensive resource on Tibetan medicine, astrology, history, materia medica, and other related sciences. - sb."

"Prof. Pasang Yonten Arya Tendi Sherpa's website is an informative and educational site dedicated to the transmission of the Tibetan culture's world heritage to the West. Its contents go from Tibetan shamanism to Buddhist philosophy, and its healing knowledge and practices. The goal of the website is to become a source of information as well as a meeting point between interested people, serious students and specialized professionals."

Site contents:
* History (Short History of Tibetan Medicine, Buddhism & Medicine, Schools & Training, Development in the West, Current legal status of Tibetan Medicine in the West); * Theory & Teachings (Tibetan Medicine, Tibetan Astrology, Tibetan Buddhist Psychology, Tantric Yoga, Dreams, Bardo, Tsa-rlung Therapy, Tibetan Gynecology, Materia Medica, Moxibustion, Body/Mind Cleansing, Medicine Buddha practice, Buddhist Philosophy); * Practice (Medical practice; Self-evaluation; FAQs); * General Information (Dr P.Y. Arya, Publications, Events, Medicine Buddha Hall, Library Project, Links, Contact, Newsletter, Website map).

[Dr P.Y. Arya is the author of "History of Tibetan Medicine" (published in Tibetan, India, 1988); "Dictionary of Tibetan Materia Medica" (published in English and Tibetan, India, 1994; and in German as "Handbuch aller Heilmittel der Traditionelle Tibetischen Medizin", Scherzverlag, Deutchland, 2001); and "Handbook of common illnesses and their treatments in Tibetan medicine" (published in Tibetan, Delhi, India, 1995) - ed.]


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