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Our Neighbors: The Forest Nenets. Traditional Medicine

... filth and of fumigation of the chum, pieces of skin taken from the front paw of an otter are used As a rule, while treating people shamans used their knowledge of human physiology and anatomy, remedies of various nature and such means of healing as searing, massage, psychotherapy. The main therapeutic factor was various forms of hypnotic suggestion that shamans used in order to mobilize the patient’s body’s defensive mechanisms strengthening his or her faith in recovery. Slight ailments did ...

Modified: 30.08.2006
Nenets , Siberia , Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug , hygiene , traditional medicine , treatment , kamlanie , reindeer fat , chaga , broth , Siberian herbs , searing
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