Sacred Plant Medicine: The Wisdom in Native American Herbalism

Sacred Plant Medicine: The Wisdom in Native American Herbalism

Stephen Harrod Buhner

the 1st in-depth exam of the sacred underpinnings of the area of local American medicinal herbalism

• unearths how shamans and healers “talk” with crops to find their medicinal properties

• comprises the prayers and medication songs linked to all the crops examined

• by means of the writer of The mystery Teachings of Plants

As people developed on the earth they used vegetation for every little thing imaginable--food, guns, baskets, outfits, defend, and drugs. Indigenous peoples across the world were capable of assemble wisdom of plant makes use of through speaking at once with crops and honoring the sacred dating among themselves and the plant international.

In Sacred Plant Medicine Stephen Harrod Buhner appears to be like on the long-standing courting among indigenous peoples and vegetation and examines the suggestions and states of brain those cultures use to speak with the plant international. He explores the sacred size of plant and human interactions and the territory the place crops are an expression of Spirit. for every therapeutic plant defined within the publication, Buhner provides medicinal makes use of, preparatory instructions, and ceremonial components equivalent to prayers and drugs songs linked to its use.

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