Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge

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VOLUME 10

NUMBER 2

APRIL 2011

 

CONTENTS

 

Ethnomedical knowledge of plants and healthcare practices among the
Kalanguya tribe in Tinoc, Ifugao, Luzon, Philippines

227

      Teodora D Balangcod & Ashlyn Kim D Balangcod

 

 

 

Evaluation of clinical effect of Kushmandadi Ghrita in generalized anxiety disorder

239

      Yogita Ahir, Ila Tanna, B Ravishankar  & HM Chandola

 

 

 

Validated method for estimation of curcumin in turmeric powder

247

      Arunava Gantait, Topu Barman & Pulok K. Mukherjee

 

 

 

Cereal based Traditional alcoholic beverages of Lahaul and Spiti area of
Himachal Pradesh

251

      SS Kanwar, MK Gupta, Chhaya Katoch & Promila Kanwar

 

 

 

Snakelore and indigenous snakebite remedies practiced by some tribals of
Rajasthan

258

      Anita Jain, SS Katewa, SK Sharma, Praveen Galav & Vartika Jain

 

 

 

Traditional management practices of natural resources of forest dependent communities in Arunachal Pradesh — A case study of fringe villages in Banderdewa forest range

269

      G Pangging, A Arunachalam, I S L Mawphlang & s Biswas

 

 

 

Role of indigenous knowledge system in conservation of forest resources – A case study of the Aka tribes of Arunachal Pradesh

276

      Gibji Nimachow, RC Joshi & Oyi Dai

 

 

 

Indigenous knowledge and uses of medicinal plants in Macchegaun, Nepal

281

      Kunjani Joshi, Ranju Joshi & AR Joshi

 

 

 

Less known ferns and fern-allies of Manipur with ethnobotanic uses

287

      SD Yumkham & PK Singh

 

 

 

A note on the ethnobotanical studies of some pteridophytes in Assam

292

      Aniruddha Sen & PD Ghosh

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal survey of some wetland plants of South Orissa and their conservation

296

      Anima Panda & Malaya K Misra

 

 

 

Extraction of apricot kernel oil in cold desert Ladakh, India

304

      Konchok Targais, Tsering Stobdan, Ashish Yadav & Shashi Bala Singh

 

 

Indigenous technical knowledge in duck production in Tamil Nadu

307

      K Gajendran & SMK Karthickeyan

 

 

 

Indigenous pest management practices prevalent among hill farmers of Uttarakhand

311

      Manish Chandola, Surya Rathore & B Kumar

 

 

 

Traditional knowledge of processing and value addition to dromedary camel wool

316

      Khem Chand, Jangid BL & Rohilla PP

 

 

 

Weaving technique of a traditional door screen Dhalapathar Parda woven by Rangani at Dhalapathar

319

      Iswar Chandra Nayak, SK Patra & G Thilagavathi

 

 

 

Efficacy of Majoon Khabsul Hadeed in Faqruddam ba Sabab-e-Qillat-e-Faulad (iron deficiency/ microcytic-hypochromic anaemia)

323

      Md Wasi Akhtar, MY Siddiqui, MMH Siddiqui & Badarudduja Khan

 

 

 

Clinical efficacy of Al Hijamah (cupping) in Wajaul Mafasil Muzmin (osteo arthritis)

327

      Zarnigar & Arshi Riaz

 

 

 

Standardization of Majith (Rubia cordifolia Linn.)

330

      Aisha Siddiqui, Tajuddin, KMY Amin, RH Zuberi & Anwar Jamal

 

 

 

Traditional phytotherapy of Balaghat district, Madhya Pradesh, India

334

      SP Jain, Sarika Srivastava, J Singh & SC Singh

 

 

 

Traditional pre- and post natal dietary practices prevalent in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh

339

      Promila Kanwar & Neetu Sharma

 

 

 

Ethnoveterinary medicine from Jalna district of Maharashtra state

344

      Deshmukh RR, Rathod VN & Pardeshi VN

 

 

 

Documentation of folk knowledge on medicinal plants of Gulbarga district, Karnataka

349

      SR Ghatapanadi, Nicky Johnson & AH Rajasab

 

 

 

Some ethnomedicinal plants used by the Garasia tribe of district Sirohi, Rajasthan

354

      KL Meena & BL Yadav

 

 

 

Herbal remedies used against arthritis in Kishtwar High Altitude National Park

358

      Satish Kumar & Irshad Ahmed Hamal

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal uses of some plants in the Kashmir Himalaya

362

      Akhtar H Malik, Anzar A Khuroo, GH Dar & ZS Khan

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal plants used by tribals of East Nimar region, Madhya Pradesh

367

Sudip Ray, M Sheikh & S Mishra

 

 

 

Documenting Grandmas’ prescriptions for skin ailments in Valsad district, Gujarat

372

      Brijesh Shah, Falguni Sheth, & Minoo Parabia

 

 

Evaluation of self-life and organoleptic aspects of fruits stored in a modified traditional earthen pot cool chamber

375

      Murugan AM, Ranjith Singh AJA & Vidhya, S

 

 

 

Indigenous grain storage structures of South Tamil Nadu

380

      M Sundaramari, S Ganesh, GS Kannan, M Seethalakshmi & K Gopalsamy

 

 

 

Traditional knowledge used in paddy cultivation in Raipur district, Chhattisgarh

384

      Rizwana & Lyaqet

 

 

 

Traditional fishing techniques of tribes in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh

386

      Pradhan Adikant, Nag S K & Patil S K

 

 

 

Book Reviews

388

 

 

Author Index

389

 

 

Subject Index

390