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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 353–379.
Published: 01 September 2013
... post-Imperial China. 17 10 2011 06 4 2013 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Bon medicine Bumshi Gyüshi Tibet There is now an abundant literature, both academic and popular, on Tibetan medicine. The bulk of this literature has identified Tibetan medicine as an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 335–351.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Gyüshi 2 medicine, as well as by the term we use here, Sowa Rigpa, which is Tibetan for the science or art of healing. 3 While there was already a significant body of research on Sowa Rigpa before the year 2000, as one can see from Jürgen Aschoff's quite substantial bibliography ( 1996 ), very...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 467–486.
Published: 01 September 2013
... gives central importance to the Gyüshi ( rgyud bzhi ), 1 the main text of Tibetan medicine. Lobsang's story catalogues the historical changes that have occurred to Tibetan medicine in last fifty years from the perspective of a medical practitioner who has experienced them directly. In this story we...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2016
... editors, is Sowa Rigpa (traditional Tibetan medicine) “sensibilities.” This is a methodological and analytical approach that understands Tibetan medical tradition to be more than the classical body of Tibetan medical texts—the Gyüshi . Furthermore, it includes a range of various practitioners and healing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 505–511.
Published: 01 September 2013
... © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Medical revival naming Sowa Rigpa East Asian medicine The early twenty-first century has seen an explosion of anthropological studies on “Tibetan medicine” ( Meyer 1981 ), “ Rgyud bzhi [ Gyüshi ] medicine” (e.g., Adams and Li 2008 : 105), or Sowa Rigpa...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 September 2013
...” and that because his teacher was a fully qualified teacher of the main medical text of Tibetan medicine known as the Gyüshi ( rgyud bzhi ), “the fourfold tantra,” 6 as his teacher had been before him, he was part of a gyu pa lineage, not an hereditary one but a “dharmic” one. The age when...