Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge

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VOLUME 11

NUMBER 2

APRIL 2012

 

CONTENTS

 

 

Role of Indigenous Knowledge in Climate Change Adaptation: A Case study of the
Teso Sub-Region, Eastern Uganda

217

        Anthony Egeru

 

 

 

Antimicrobials of plant origin against TB and other infections and Economics of
plant drugs Introspection

225

Debasmita Dubey, Shakti Rath, Mahesh C Sahu, Nagen K Debata & Rabindra
N Padhy

 

 

 

Podophyllum Linn.: An endergered and anticancerous medicinal plant–An overview

234

        OP Chaurasia, B Ballabh, A Tayade, Raj Kumar, G Phani Kumar &
SB Singh

 

 

 

Bamboo shoot: Microbiology, Biochemistry and Technology of fermentation - a review

242

        Debangana Choudhury, Jatindra K Sahu & GD Sharma

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal aspects of angiospermic epiphytes and parasites of Kerala, India

250

        AE Shanavaskhan, M Sivadasan, Ahmed H Alfarhan & Jacob Thomas

 

 

 

Traditional knowledge of Sertanejos about Zootherapeutic practices used in ethnoveterinary medicine of NE Brazil

259

        Wedson Medeiros Silva Souto, Raynner Rilke Duarte Barboza, Jose da Silva Mourao & Romulo Romeu Nobrega Alves

 

 

 

Traditional water management systems - An overview of Ahar-pyne system in South Bihar plains of India and need for its revival

266

        Divy Ninad Koul, Swati Singh, Ganesh Neelam & Gopal Shukla

 

 

 

Culture and Biodiversity Conservation: Case studies from Uttarakhand, Central Himalaya

273

        Chandra Singh Negi

 

 

 

Indigenous methods of seed conservation and protection in Uttarakhand Himalaya

279

        PS Mehta , KS Negi, RS Rathi & SN Ojha

 

 

 

Traditional veterinary healthcare practices in Shimoga district of Karnataka, India

283

        N Rajakumar & M B Shivanna

 

 

 

Folk veterinary medicines in Jalaun district of Uttar Pradesh, India

288

        Rajesh Kumar & Kumar Avinash Bharati

 

 

 

Design for human energy-A design methodology that incorporate traditional manufacturing techniques

296

        Yathindra L

 

 

 

Biological motifs and designs on traditional costumes among Karbis of Assam

305

        Robindra Teron & S K Borthakur

 

 

 

Traditional textiles and costumes of Karbi and Biate tribes of Meghalaya

309

        Anjali Karolia & Baiahunlang Ladia

 

 

 

Traditional Knowledge on Mud Crab; Ethnoecology of Scylla serrata in Ratnagiri coast, Maharashtra

317

        Nirmale VH, Gangan SS, Yadav BM, Durgale P & Shinde KM

 

 

 

Shidal -A traditional fermented Fishery product of North east India

323

        Armaan Ullah Muzaddadi & S Basu

 

 

 

Pashmina shawl - A traditional way of making in Kashmir

329

        Ishrat Yaqoob, Asif H Sofi, Sarfaraz A Wani, FD Sheikh & Nazir A Bumla

 

 

 

Bird hunting techniques practised by War Khasi community of Meghalaya,
North-east, India

334

        Tynsong H, Tiwari BK & Dkhar M

 

 

 

Traditional beekeeping of stingless bee (Trigona sp) by Kani tribes of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu, India

342

        M Suresh Kumar, A J A Ranjit Singh & G Alagumuthu

 

 

 

Traditional management of Red Pumpkin beetle, Raphidopalpa foveicollis Lucas in Cachar district, Assam

346

        Dilip Nath & DC Ray

 

 

 

Traditional methods for storage of vegetables in cold arid region of Ladakh, India

351

        Zulfikar Ali, Ashish Yadav, Tsering Stobdan & Shashi Bala Singh

 

 

 

Weed management through salt application: An indigenous method from shifting cultivation areas, Eastern Himalaya, India

354

        SS Rathore, N Krose , Moa Naro, Kapila Shekhawat & BP Bhatt

 

 

 

A study on the impact on ESR level through Yogic Relaxation Technique Yoga nidra

358

        Kamakhya Kumar & Pranav Pandya

 

 

 

REG investigation of the consciousness field: Effects of an Apthoryama yajña

362

        Ghanshyam Singh Thakur, Nagendra H R & Nagarathna R

 

 

Some belief, practices and prospects of folk healers of Sikkim

369

        Panda Ashok Kumar & Mishra Sangram

 

 

 

 

Author Index

374

 

 

Subject Index

375

 

 

Book Review

376

 

 

Book Review

377

 

 

 

 

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