Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge

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VOLUME 10

NUMBER 3

JULY 2011

 

 

CONTENTS

 

Fighting pain: Traditional Peruvian remedies for the treatment of Asthma,       Rheumatism, Arthritis and sore bones

397

      Rainer W Bussmann & Ashley Glenn

 

 

 

Home gardens for nutritional and primary health security of rural poor of South Kerala

413

      Ijinu T P, Anish N, Shiju H, George V & Pushpangadan P

 

 

 

Traditional Knowledge from and for elderly

429

      Usha Dixit & Goyal V C

 

 

 

Diversity, indigenous uses and conservation status of medicinal plants in Manali       wildlife sanctuary, North western Himalaya

439

      Rana Man S & Samant S S

 

 

 

Traditional knowledge of medicinal plants among the Malay villagers in Kampung       Tanjung Sabtu, Terengganu, Malaysia

460

      Ong H C, Ruzalila B N & Milow P

 

 

 

Eroding Ethnozoological Knowledge among Magars in Cental Nepal

466

      Usha Lohani

 

 

 

Opportunities of Traditional Knowledge in Natural resource management experiences       from in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh

474

      Mohammed Mohiuddin & Khairul Alam M

 

 

 

Tobacco cultivation in Bangladesh: is it a threat to traditional agro-practice?

481

      Motaleb Mohammad Abdul & Irfanullah Haseeb Md

 

 

 

Hunting practices in the semiarid region of Brazil

486

      José Aécio Alves Barbosa, Veruska Asevedo Nobrega & Rômulo Romeu da       Nóbrega Alves

 

 

 

Fishing crafts and gear in river Krishna

491

      Manna Ranjan K, Das Archan K, Krishna Rao D S, Karthikeyan M & Singh D N

 

 

 

Effects of Sharbat Buzoori Motadil on citrate excretion

498

      Iqbal Aziz, Anis Ismail, Zulkifle M & Ansari A Haseeb

 

 

 

Evaluation of clinical effect of Panchtikta ghrita in viral hepatitis

502

      Kumar Ajay, Singhal Tina & Upadhyaya B N

 

 

 

Nutrient content of sexual and worker forms of the subterranean termite,       Reticulitermes sp

505

      Paul D & Sudipta Dey

 

Indigenous knowledge of soil fertility management in the humid tropics of Arunachal       Pradesh

508

      Gosai Kuldip, Arunachalam A, Dutta B K & Prasanna Kumar G V

 

 

 

Wild edible fungal resources used by ethnic tribes of Nagaland, India

512

      Tanti Bhaben, Gurung Lisha & Sarma Gajen Chandra

 

 

 

Medicinal ferns of North Eastern India with special reference to Arunachal Pradesh

516

      Benniamin A

 

 

 

Plants used for natal healthcare in folk medicine of Kerala, India

523

      Rasiya Beegam A & Nayar T S

 

 

 

Herbal therapy for herpes in the ethno-medicine of Coastal Karnataka

528

      Bhandary M J & Chandrashekar K R

 

 

 

Traditional healthcare practices among the villages of Rawain valley, Uttarkashi,       Uttarakhand, India

533

      Negi Vikram S, Maikhuri R K & Vashishtha D P

 

 

 

Some ethnomedicinal plant species of Jhabua district, Madhya Pradesh

538

      Ashok K Jain, Vijay V Wagh & Chitralekha Kadel

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal plants used by different tribes of Arunachal Pradesh

541

      Khongsai M, Saikia S P & Kayang H

 

 

 

Medicinal plants used for treating body pain by the tribals in Pathanamthitta district,       Kerala, India

547

      Binu S

 

 

 

Indigenous phytotherapy for bone fractures from Eastern Ghats, Andhra Pradesh

550

      Suneetha J, Prasanthi S, Ramarao Naidu B V A & Seetharami Reddi T V V

 

 

 

Folk therapies of Katkaris from Maharashtra

554

      Kulkarni C G & Deshpande Adwait

 

 

 

Ethnomedcinal survey of malayali tribes in kolli hills of eastern ghats of Tamil Nadu,       India

559

      Francis Xavier T, Freeda Rose A & Dhivyaa M

 

 

 

Medicinal plants in Folk medicine for Women’s diseases in use by Konda       Reddis

563

      Raju M Panduranga, Prasanthi S & Seetharami Reddi T V V

 

 

 

Traditional remedies of Joint diseases in Assam

568

      Nath K K, Deka P & Borthakur S K

 

 

 

An ethnobotanical study of Chirus- A less known tribe of Assam

572

      Singh Vivek Narayan, Chanu L Ibemhal, Chiru Community & Baruah M K

 

 

 

Leucas biflora (Vahl) R. Br.( Lamiaceae ): A new distributional record  and its less       known ethno-medicinal usage from Tripura

575

      Majumdar Koushik & Datta BK

 

 

 

Plants used as Agricultural seasons indicator by Mao Naga tribe, Manipur, India

578

      Mao AA & Hynniewta TM

 

 

 

Author Index

581

 

 

Subject Index

582

 

 

 

 

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