An integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty, Indonesian jamu has a 1,year-old history, yet it is virtually unknown outside of thatcountry. Now. An integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty, Indonesian jamu has a year-old history, yet it is virtually unknown outside of that country. Now. Indonesian jamu—part of an integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty, encompassing powders, pills, ointments, lotions, massage.
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Amazon Ineonesian Cloud storage from Amazon. An attractive introduction to its subject, though it comes close to being a sales pitch. Harlina rated it really liked it Mar 01, A book without an index is like a house without windows. WIth all the redundancies removed this would have been an even skimpier book.
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Anthony Suryaputra rated it liked it May 16, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. But still it is a very well written and informative book. Ms Susan Jane Beers, on a well researched and written piece of “jamu” work. Katharina rated it really liked it Aug 29, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.
Geoff B rated it really liked it Sep 09, As foreigners, I admit, the writer understands very well about Indonesian Jamu, all the recipes that written in the book were spices in our kitchen.
If you use the book correctly, readers can discover traditional medicinal practices that will lead to a healthier life. Its publication coincides with the increasing availability in the West of modern preparations of these time-honored herbal remedies.
Massage therapists, healers, herbologists, botanists, beauty experts, spa staff, and travelers will all find this book to be a keeper. Anna Demchenko rated it liked it Jul 18, The gendongor practitioner, of jamu may come from any level of education and society, and much of jamu lore is in poetic form and so can be learned by anciemt illiterate.
I would go one step further and hope that her book will be a catalyst to generate greater interest in jamu. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Marianne rated it liked it Aug 13, While i hadn’t expected much and i certainly didn’t expect this book to unlock all the ancirnt of Indonesian jamu, i still got less than i had expected.
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An integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty, Indonesian jamu has a 1,year-old history, yet little is known about it outside this diverse island nation. I know about jamu more when I lived at Jogjakarta during my college. I thoroughly enjoyed reading your book; made more enjoyable by my rather basic knowledge of and experience with jamu. Jau book was talking to me. And the tiny selection of recipes at the end was a real let down.
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Jamu: The Ancient Indonesian Art of Herbal Healing by Susan-Jane Beers
Open Preview See a Problem? Paperbackpages. The act of drawing attention to the preservation of this culture by the author is something to commend. The New Paper wrote that the volume is “…the most comprehensive book on the subject in English.
Jane rated it really liked it Dec 05, indonesoan But unfortunately it didn’t available, just some simple remedies on page This led to ten years of in-depth research into the archipelago’s traditional health and beauty industry and its applications, resulting in this book.
Periplus Editions; Original ed. Wishing you success on your future literary endeavours. A holistic healing system that treats everything from colds to chronic illnesses to acne, Indonesian herbal medicine is probably one of the most simple, yet nacient the same time complex, forms of healing. Advice is offered on where to find these age-old remedies, including formulae that can be made safely at home. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I was searching for information on Herbal Massage Healing, and this is the only sensible rat material that came up.