Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Ethnomedicinal knowledge among Tharu tribe of Devipatan division
Authors: Kumar, Akhilesh
Tewari, D D
Tewari, J P
Keywords: Ethnomedicine
Folk medicine
Medicinal plants
Terai region
Tharu tribe
Uttar Pradesh
Issue Date: Jul-2006
Publisher: CSIR
Series/Report no.: Int. Cl.8: A61K36/00, A61P1/02, A61P1/16, A61P11/00, A61P15/00, A61P15/06,A61P17/02, A61P27/00, A61P27/02, A61P29/00, A61P29/02, A61P31/00, A61P33/02, A61P33/06, A61P39/02
Abstract: Rich phytogenic diversity and Tharu tribal population characterize Devipatan division situated in Terai belt of Uttar Pradesh. Tharu tribe endowed with vast knowledge of medicinal plants have strong believes in supernatural powers (magicotherapeutic properties) of plants in the treatment or prevention of various ailments. An attempt has been made to document the ethnophytotherapeutics and folk claims.
Description: 310-313
ISSN: 0975-1068 (Online); 0972-5938 (Print)
Appears in Collections:IJTK Vol.05(3) [July 2006]

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
IJTK 5(3) (2006) 310-313.pdf126.59 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in NOPR are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.