Ethno-Medical knowledge of Kaani Tribes of Tirunelveli District, Tamilnadu, India: photo review

Allimuthu, M.; Soundararajan, S.; Thomas M, Walter and Murugan, V. (2008) Ethno-Medical knowledge of Kaani Tribes of Tirunelveli District, Tamilnadu, India: photo review. P.G. Dept. of Pharmacology, Palayamkottai, T.N., India..

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Abstract

The Kaani tribes of Tirunelveli district, Tamilnadu has rich Traditional medicine heritage carried over generations. This survey is done in order: • To document the Ethno-medical knowledge of the Kaani Tribes of Tirunelveli District, Tamilnadu, India. • To compile their age old medical practices, diagnostic methods, home remedies etc. • To assess further scope of exploring their medicines scientifically.

EPrint Type:Book
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tribes, Kaani karan, Tribes of Western Ghats, Ethno-medicine, Siddha, Traditional Healers.
Subjects:Therapeutics > Complementary Therapies > Medicine, Traditional
Geographic Locations > Asia > Asia, Western > India
Persons > Vulnerable Populations
Investigative Techniques > Diet
Immunologic and Biological Factors > Biological Products > Plant Preparations
Lipids > Oils > Plant Oils
Plants > Plants, Medicinal
ID Code:2600
Deposited By:Dr Thomas M Walter
Deposited On:21 February 2008

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