From ancient times until today the basis of the Buryat culture are the two religions are shamanism and Buddhism. Fans of both too many and often believers profess two religions at the same time, periodically visiting and Orthodox Church. Siberia in this sense, is perfectly reasonable, the people here are not without reason believes that the neighbor did not believe, if only the person was good.
Here and now on the rite of opening the gates of heaven on the banks of the Irkut river gathered more number of people. Eleven shamans simultaneously read prayers and talked to the audience.
During the spring rite-telagana presupusele the shamans pray to the spirits. In shamanism it is believed that they awaken in the spring, together with nature. The mission of the shaman to appease the spirits, which, according to legends, can not only bring good luck, but also to harm people.
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The ceremony is traditionally held on the banks of the river. This time the ritual became the Bank of Irkut, immediately opposite the Central part of the city. To open heaven’s door don’t need much, for the spirits of the victims are young birch, sheep and white food. Continue reading
When all the medications already tried, miracle formulations studied, and the disease remains unwilling to back down, comes to the aid of so-called alternative medicine. Folk remedies, decoctions, fees, and other drugs often work wonders and help where chemistry is useless. In addition, the recipes known to our great-grandmothers simply indispensable in the complex treatment of many diseases and is extremely effective in prevention. If you have too, there are a few secrets to health – alternative medicine section reviews waiting for your comments.
Alternative medicine: fairy tale and true story
Actually, under beautiful and modern phrase alternative medicine refers to the treatment that was used by our grandparents. In them days every spring and autumn was supposed to gather herbs to make decoctions in reserve, the jars and bottles with healing potions, jams and other delicious and vitamin means. Now all this Arsenal can be easily found on the shelves in the pharmacy, only to have a beautiful and convenient packaging with instructions for dosage and course of treatment. However, in the natural composition of these drugs have legitimate doubts. Most of them are not based on berries and herbs,and powders and vyjimka. In addition, alternative medicine is and obsolete ceremonies, incantations and other superstitions. The last treatment option is often used by charlatans. Continue reading
Medicinal herbs are now widely used in folk and traditional medicine for the treatment and prevention of various diseases. The effectiveness of natural medicines based on herbs is confirmed by numerous biological, chemical, pharmacological and clinical studies. The therapeutic effect of medicinal plants on the body in the almost complete absence of side effects allows you to apply them to treat children and adults with virtually no restrictions.
Currently in medical practice are used about two hundred plants. Some of them are used in pure form or in combination with other herbs for making teas and infusions, other processed pharmaceutical industry and thus become components of the various phytochemical drugs. In the production of dry medical fees and drugs are used both wild and cultivated plants.
Despite the fact that many of the substances included in the medicinal plants, scientists have managed to obtain by chemical means, in General the Arsenal of drugs natural drugs still occupy a significant place. They are still a major component for the third industrially produced medicines. This is, primarily, the drugs used to treat diseases of the respiratory, cardiovascular and Central nervous system, gastrointestinal tract,liver, kidneys, etc. Drugs obtained from natural raw materials, have a soft effect on the body of the patient and often for this reason their use is preferred. Continue reading