The knowledge of healing

The knowledge of healing

DVD - 1996 | Tibetan
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A presentation of Tibetan medical practices based on the original book of medicine, the Gyuschi (Gyushi) or The Knowledge of Healing. Tenzin Choedrak, the Dalai Lama's personal physician, gives a brief outline of the history and principles of Tibetan medicine. Several Tibetan physicians are shown treating patients. Tibetan medicines and medical practice (brought to Europe by Peter Badmajew) are discussed by scientists, pharmacists and patients in Austria, Israel and Switzerland.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : First Run/Icarus Films, c1996.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (89 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.


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