Each chapter introduces a new stage in the life cycle, from the delightful Navajo First Smile Ceremony welcoming a new baby to the Apache Sunrise Ceremony celebrating puberty to the Seminole Old People's Dance. At the heart of the book are more than sixty easy-to-use herbal remedies--including soothing rubs for baby, a yucca face mask for troubled skin, relaxing teas, massage oils, natural insect repellents, and fragrant smudge sticks.
American Indian Healing Arts: Herbs, Rituals, and Remedies for Every Season of Life #ad - Here are the time-honored tribal rituals performed to promote good health, heal illness, and bring mind and spirit into harmony with nature. American indian healing arts is a magical blend of plant lore, history, and living tradition that draws on a lifetime of study with native healers by herbalist and ethnobotanist E.
A Handbook of Native American Herbs: The Pocket Guide to 125 Medicinal Plants and Their Uses Healing ArtsShambhala #ad - This authoritative guide—based on the author's classic reference work, Indian Herbalogy of North America —is a portable illustrated companion for the professional and amateur herbalist alike. It provides detailed descriptions of 125 of the most useful medicinal plants commonly found in North America, along with directions for a range of uses, remedies for common ailments, and notes on the herbal traditions of other lands.
A Handbook of Native American Herbs: The Pocket Guide to 125 Medicinal Plants and Their Uses Healing Arts #ad - Entries include staples of folk medicine such as echinacea and slippery elm as well as common kitchen herbs—such as parsley, thyme, and pepper—whose tonic and healing properties are less widely known.
Secrets of Native American Herbal Remedies: A Comprehensive Guide to the Native American Tradition of Using Herbs and the Mind/Body/Spirit Connection for Improving Health and Well-beingAvery #ad - He examines each herb in an accessible A-to-Z format, explaining its healing properties and varying uses in individual tribes. This comprehensive guide introduces the Native American concept of healing, which incorporates body, mind, and spirit and stresses the importance of keeping all three in balance.
Secrets of Native American Herbal Remedies: A Comprehensive Guide to the Native American Tradition of Using Herbs and the Mind/Body/Spirit Connection for Improving Health and Well-being #ad - Dr. The modern techniques of holistic and alternative healing and natural remedies have been alive in the "old ways" of Native American medicine for centuries. Anthony cichoke explains the philosophy behind American Indian healing practices as well as other therapies, such as sweat lodges, used in conjunction with herbs.
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Healing Secrets of the Native Americans: Herbs, Remedies, and Practices That Restore the Body, Refresh the Mind, and Rebuild the SpiritBlack Dog & Leventhal #ad - Broken into sections, "the native american pharmacy" including more than 40 herbs and plants, how to obtain them, and prayer, sound and movement, and nutrition, spirituality, and how to use them, massage, the book covers such topics as "The Healing Spirit" including dream therapy, "The Native American Spa" healing with heat, plus remedies for more than 40 ailments from acne to wrinkles.
Healing Secrets of the Native Americans: Herbs, Remedies, and Practices That Restore the Body, Refresh the Mind, and Rebuild the Spirit #ad - Bestselling healing secrets of the Native Americans brings the age-old knowledge and trusted techniques of Native-American healing to a wider audience. Discover how the native-american tradition uses plants and herbs, movement and sound, visualization, heat, and spirituality to heal dozens of everyday ailments and illnesses--from back pain to insect bites to flu and sore throat and much more and apply it to your life to improve your health and your mind.
Learn how native americans have used the bountiful gifts of nature to heal the mind, the body, and the spirit. Black dog Leventhal Publishers.
Spirits of the Earth: A Guide to Native American Nature Symbols, Stories, and CeremoniesPlume #ad - If you seek for guidance, you will discover truth. Bobby lake-thommuch of the ancient knowledge that has been passed down from Native American medicine men, or shamans is in danger of being lost. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Bobby lake-thom, a native american healer known as Medicine Grizzly Bear, has sought to preserve this powerful heritage by sharing his wisdom and experience learning from the world around us.
What does it mean if a hawk appears in a dream? what are the symbolic interpretations of a deer, explains the significance of animal figures as manifestations of good or evil, a raccoon? Lake-Thom, a skunk, who has studied with the elders of many tribes, and shows how we can develop our own powers of awareness and intuition.
Plume Books. The first book of its kind, healing, as well as exercises and activities that draw upon animal powers for guidance, wisdom, this practical and enlightening resource includes dozens of fascinating animal myths and legends, and the expansion of spiritual influences in our lives. An extraordinary compilation of legends and rituals about nature's ever-present signs.
Spirits of the Earth: A Guide to Native American Nature Symbols, Stories, and Ceremonies #ad - From the birds that soar above us to the insects beneath our feet, Native American healer Bobby Lake-Thom shows how the creatures of the earth can aid us in healing and self-knowledge. There are ancient secrets and lessons hidden in nature. You'll discover here:• how animals, birds, and insects act as signs and omens• the significance of vision quests• How to make and use a medicine wheel• The role of spirit symbols—and how they affect the unconscious• Exercises for creative dreaming• The power of the earth-healing ceremony• How to increase your spiritual strength and create sacred spaces• And more.
The Medicine Wheel Garden: Creating Sacred Space for Healing, Celebration, and TranquillityBantam #ad - And our souls. The american indian medicine wheel was an ancient way of creating sacred space and calling forth the healing energies of nature. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Inside you’ll find:• planting guides for medicine wheel gardens in every zone, from teas and tonics to skin creams and soaps--plus delicious healing foods• ideas for herbal crafts and ceremonial objects, beautiful, and cautions• Easy-to-follow herbal recipes, from desert Southwest to northern woodlands• A beautifully illustrated encyclopedia of 50 key healing herbs, and much more Practical, including propagation needs, prayer ties, wind horses, traditional and modern uses, and inspiring, offerings, including smudge sticks, and meditations to bless and empower your garden and your friends, and spirit shields• Seasonal rituals, The Medicine Wheel Garden leads us on a powerful journey to rediscovering the sacred in everyday life as we cultivate our gardens .
Now, drawing on a lifetime of study with native healers, herbalist and ethnobotanist E. Plume Books. Barrie kavasch offers a step-by-step guide to bringing this beautiful tradition into your own life--from vibrantly colorful outdoor circle designs to miniature dish, windowsill, or home altar adaptations.
The Cherokee Herbal: Native Plant Medicine from the Four DirectionsBear & Company #ad - Details the uses of over 450 plants for the treatment of over 120 ailments. From the east comes the knowledge of "heart medicine"--blood-building tonics and plants for vitality and detoxification. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Plume Books. Explains the healing elements of the Four Directions and the plants associated with them.
T. Written by the coauthor of Medicine of the Cherokee 40, 000 copies sold. This resource also includes traditional teaching tales to offer insights from Cherokee cosmology into the origin of illness, how the animals found their medicine, and the naming of the plants. A practical guide to the medicinal uses of over 450 plants and herbs as applied in the traditional practices of the Cherokee.
The Cherokee Herbal: Native Plant Medicine from the Four Directions #ad - The book presents the medicine of the Four Directions and the plants with which each direction is associated. Includes traditional teaching tales as told to the author by Cherokee Elders. The medicine of the South focuses on the innocence of life and the energy of youthfulness. Readers will learn how native american healers utilize the gifts of nature for ceremonial purposes and to treat over 120 ailments, from the common cold to a bruised heart.
Garrett presents the healing properties and medicinal applications of over 450 North American plants. In this rare collection of the acquired herbal knowledge of Cherokee Elders, author J.
Indian Herbalogy of North America: The Definitive Guide to Native Medicinal Plants and Their UsesShambhala #ad - Native american traditions are compared with traditional uses of the same plants among other cultures where the science of herbs has flourished, particularly in Russia and China. For more than twenty years this pioneering work had served as a bible for herbalists throughout the world. It is an illustrated encyclopedic guide to more than two hundred medicinal plants found in North America, with descriptions of each plant's appearance and uses, and directions for methods of use and dosage.
Indian Herbalogy of North America: The Definitive Guide to Native Medicinal Plants and Their Uses #ad - Plume Books. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Included is an annotated bibliography of pertinent books and periodicals.
Native American Medicinal Plants: An Ethnobotanical DictionaryTimber Press #ad - Moerman describes the medicinal use of more than 2700 plants by 218 Native American tribes. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Used book in Good Condition. In native american Medicinal Plants, anthropologist Daniel E. Plume Books. It is an essential reference for students and professionals in the fields of anthropology, botany, and naturopathy and an engaging read for anyone interested in ethnobotany and natural healing.
Native American Medicinal Plants: An Ethnobotanical Dictionary #ad - Information—adapted from the same research used to create the monumental Native American Ethnobotany—includes 82 categories of medicinal uses, ranging from analgesics, gastrointestinal aids, hypotensive medicines, contraceptives, sedatives, and toothache remedies. Native american medicinal plants includes extensive indexes arranged by tribe, and common name, usage, making it easy to access the wealth of information in the detailed catalog of plants.
The Wind Is My Mother: The Life and Teachings of a Native American ShamanBerkley #ad - A lot will go on in your life, harmony, some good, some bad—people may argue and some will try to take control of your life—but that one word, will neutralize any problems and help your life to become beautiful. From the wind is my mother“a compelling and important work…bear heart is a gifted storyteller—readers of all backgrounds will be inspired by his lessons of how to apply traditional Native American wisdom to maintain balance in today’s world…Bear Heart’s is a truthful, honest voice which has let us into his world, and our world is better for it.
The Wind Is My Mother: The Life and Teachings of a Native American Shaman #ad - Body, mind, spirit Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Berkley Publishing Group. With eloquent simplicity, native American medicine man Bear Heart demonstrates how traditional tribal wisdom can help us maintain spiritual and physical health in today's world. As a child i was taught, ‘Chebon, the way to attain the beauty in life is through harmony.
Used book in Good Condition. Be in harmony with all things, but most important, be in harmony with yourself first. Plume Books.
365 Days Of Walking The Red Road: The Native American Path to Leading a Spiritual Life Every Day Religion and SpiritualityAdams Media #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Plume Books. Make a pilgrimage into your soul. 365 days of walking the red road captures the priceless ancient knowledge Native American elders have passed on from generation to generation for centuries, and shows you how to move positively down your personal road without fear or doubt.
Special highlights:inspiring quotations from native americans, Black Hawk, Geronimo, such as Tecumseh, and Chief JosephA monthly Red Road spiritual lessonThe proper uses of dreamcatchers and other symbols and craftsImportant dates in Native American history Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Berkley Publishing Group.