Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge

 

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VOLUME 9

NUMBER 4

OCTOBER 2010

 

CONTENTS

 

Pharmacognostical studies on the root of Nothosaerva brachiata Wt. – a botanical source of the Ayurvedic drug, Pashanabheda

629

      V Madhavan, Priyanka Goswami K Gurudeva MR & SN Yoganarasimhan

 

 

 

Preparation techniques of pigments for traditional mural paintings of Kerala

635

      Mini PV

 

 

 

Plant patterns of silk based needlework

640

      Yunus Dogan

 

 

 

Rogan, the traditional hand painted textile of Gujarat

644

      Amita Pandya & Arpita Vishwakarma

 

 

 

Handloom weaving, the traditional craft of Manipur

651

      Amita Pandya & Joymati Thoudam

 

 

 

An open, prospective, labeled clinical study to evaluate and compare the efficacy of New Rhumatil Gel with Diclofenac Gel on osteoarthritis & other musculo-skeletal conditions

656

      Naresh Dhaniwala, KR Kohli & Gaurav Sharma

 

 

 

Animal healthcare practices by livestock owners at Pushkar animal fair, Rajasthan

660

      Praveen Galav, Anita Jain, SS Katewa & Ambika Nag

 

 

 

Ethnoveterinary plants of Jhansi district, Uttar Pradesh

664

      Gaurav Nigam & Narendra Kumar Sharma

 

 

 

Indigenous fish processing and preservation practices amongst women in Southwestern Nigeria

668

Oluwatoyin D Kolawole, Stella B Williams & AF Awujola

 

 

 

Pest management beliefs and practices of Manipuri rice farmers in Barak Valley, Assam

673

      Partha Pratim Bhattacharjee & DC Ray

 

 

 

Alder based farming system a traditional farming practices in Nagaland for amelioration of jhum land

677

      SS Rathore, K Karunakaran & B Prakash

 

 

 

Traditional technique of harvesting and processing for small millets in tribal region of Bastar

681

      Adikant Pradhan, SK Nag & SK Patil

 

 

 

Harvest and processing of Makhana (Euryale ferox Salisb.) – An   unique assemblage of Traditional Knowledge

684

      RN Mandal, GS Saha & N Sarangi

 

 

 

Biological geographical indicators of traditional knowledge based products and green technology from Arunachal Pradesh: An initiative for safeguarding IPR of communities

689

      Ranjay K Singh, RC Srivastava, Adi Community, Monpa Community

 

 

 

Sacred groves in conservation of plant biodiversity in Mahendergarh district of Haryana

693

      Sanjay Yadav, JP Yadav, Vedpriya Arya & Manju Panghal

 

 

 

Ethnozoological study in a tropical wildlife sanctuary of Eturunagaram in the Warangal district, Andhra Pradesh

701

      G Benarjee, K Srikanth, G Ramu & K Narasimha Ramulu

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal usages of some wild plants of North Bengal plain for gastro-intestinal problems

705

      S Mitra & Sobhan Kr Mukherjee

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal uses of some plants used by Gond tribe of Bhandara district, Maharashtra

713

      Rakhi Gupta, MG Vairale, RR Deshmukh, PR Chaudhary & SR Wate

 

 

 

Ethno-medico-botany of the Dimasa Kachari of North Cachar Hills district of Assam

718

      P Tamuli & P Sharma

 

 

 

New ethnomedicinal practices by the Akas, Nepalese and Dirang Monpas of West Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh

721

S Panda & RC Srivastava

 

 

 

Ethnopharmacology of single herbal preparations of medicinal plants in Asendabo district, Jimma, Ethiopia

724

      Nayyar Parvez & Suman Yadav

 

 

 

Insecticides and ethnomedicine of HIV/AIDS at Tokombere (Far North Cameroon)

730

      E Noumi & B Anguessin

 

 

 

Treating fibromyoma with herbal medicines in South Cameroon

736

      Emmanuel Noumi

 

 

 

Antibacterial activity of medicinal plants of Northern Peru – can traditional applications provide leads for modern science?

742

      Rainer W Bussmann, Ashley Glenn & Douglas Sharon

 

 

 

Bioculturally important plant diversity of Arunachal Pradesh: Learning from Adi and Monpa communities about ‘Future crops of India’

754

      Ranjay K Singh, RC Srivastava, Adi Community & Monpa Community

 

 

 

Ethno-medico-botanical aspects of Hmar tribe of Cachar district, Assam (Part I)

760

      Mautushi Nath & M Dutta Choudhury

 

 

 

Herbal remedies for eye infections used by the tribals of Nallamala forests, Andhra Pradesh

765

      Venkata Ratnam K, G Tirupati Reddy & RR Venkata Raju

 

 

 

Ethno-medico-botanical survey in the Malligainatham village, Kandarvakottai Taluk, Pudukottai district, Tamil Nadu

768

      D Natarajan, B Balaguru, N Nagamurugan, S Soosairaj & E Natarajan

 

 

 

Effect of Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. leaf latex in the treatment of jaundice at Bargarh district in Orissa

775

      SK Sen, P Sahu & LM Behera

 

 

 

Traditional medicine of the Nicobarese

779

      Chitralekha Verma, Shashi Bhatia & Shuchi Srivastava

 

 

 

Some fodder yielding trees of Meghalaya, Northeast India

786

      RB Chhetri

 

 

 

Evaluation of nutritional value and protein quality of an under-utilized tribal food legume

791

      V Vadivel & M Pugalenthi

 

 

 

Plants used by the rural communities of district Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh

798

      Jyotsana Sharma, RM Painuli & RD Gaur

 

 

 

Author Index

804

 

 

Subject Index

804

 

 

Book Reviews

806

 

 

Conferences/ Seminars

808

 

 

Annual Contents

809

 

 

Annual Author Index

817

 

 

Annual Subject Index

818

 

 

List of Referees

822

 

 

Guidelines to Authors

825

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Corrigendum

 

            "Indigenous biodiversity of Apatani plateau: Learning on biocultural knowledge of Apatani tribe of Arunachal Pradesh for sustainable livelihoods", RC Srivastava, et al.; Indian J Traditional Knowledge, 9 (3) 2010; 432-442: Apatani community has no social division and all are socially and culturally combined one community.

 

            Due to some technical reasons, the paper entitled “Minangmose (Gymnocladus assamicus) and Dekang (Gymnocladus burmanicus P.C. Kanj): Culturally important and endeared trees of eastern Himalayas: Conservation perspective, published in Indian J Traditional Knowledge 9 (3), 2010: 419-429 is hereby withdrawn.

 

Editor, IJTK