Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina ابن سینا‎ or Avicenna (c. 980 – June 1037) - a Persian Muslim polymath, physician and astronomer...

Tahu’a

Tahu’a

Tahu’a - A man of religion in Polynesian societies in charge of ritual ceremonies, having a broad knowledge...

Asclepius

Asclepius

Asclepius Ἀσκληπιός - God of medicine in ancient Greek religion, son of Apollo – The rod of Asclepius...

Marabout

Marabout

Marabout مُرابِط‎ - A Muslim religious leader and teacher in North and West Africa – The term may...

Li Shizhen

Li Shizhen

Li Shizhen 李时珍 (1518 - 1593) – A Chinese physician, naturalist, pharmacologist, herbalist and acupuncturist, known for his...

Ayurveda

Ayurveda

Ayurveda आयुर्वॆद - An antic system of medicine in India – Divided into eight canonical components: general medicine,...

Chakras

Chakras

Chakras चक्र “wheel, circle” – Energetic points in the subtle body in old Indian traditions – Although variable,...

Yoga

Yoga

Yoga योग "to attach, join, harness, yoke" - Disciplines or practices resulting from Indian philosophies that seeks through...

Qi Gong

Qi Gong

Qi Gong 气功 "Breath control". - Traditional Chinese gymnastics and a science of breathing based on knowledge and...

Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Acupuncture 针灸 - Traditional therapeutic system of Chinese medicine. Its principle consists to preserve or restore health in...

Hygieia

Hygieia ("Hygiene") is one of the daughters o Asclepios, goddess/personification of health, cleanliness, and sanitation.

Iaso

Iaso is one of the daughters of Asclepios, goddess of recuperation from illness.

Aegle

Aegle is one of the daughters of Asclepios, goddess of the glow of good health.

hurt

To cause damage to living tissue following an accident, a will to harm, or sometimes for a specific...

health

From Ayurvedic knowledge to acupuncture, from the entrance into the inipi to the practice of an angakkuq, from...

needle-ZH

needle-ZH

Chinese character(s): needle - injection - stitch / 针 zhēn Caractère(s) chinois : aiguille - injection - piqûre...

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