Tibetan Medicinal Plants
- by Tsewang J. Tsarong
- Tibetan Medical Publications, Kalimpong, India
- 132 pages, 7” x 4.5”, paperback, 96 color photos of plants
A handy pocketbook on the medicinal plants of Tibet, complete with color photos, and their native and botanical names, plant taste, potency, and uses. This information is directly translated from the rGyud-bZhi - the main source text of Tibetan medical knowledge said to have been taught by Medicine Buddha, the supreme of healers.
The author, Tsewang J. Tsarong is born in Lhasa, Tibet and is a scholar of Tibetan medicine and pharmacology. He has also published a few other books such as Fundamentals of Tibetan Medicine & Handful of Traditional Tibetan Drugs.