Traditional medicinal practices among the Sri Vaishnavas of Doddakyatanahally village, Mandya district of Karnataka state

Dore Raj, M. L. (2015) Traditional medicinal practices among the Sri Vaishnavas of Doddakyatanahally village, Mandya district of Karnataka state. International Journal of Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Studies, 2 (6). pp. 105-109. ISSN 2348 – 0343

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Abstract

A survey was carried out to study the traditional medicinal practices among the Sri Vaishnavas of Doddakyatanahally village of Mandya District of Karnataka State, India. A total of ten plant species that are locally available in the village were reported with the help of an interview schedule among the three Sri Vaishnava families practicing the traditional medicine. The use of the medicines of the plants among the people shows the originality and uniqueness and restoration of importance in traditional medicines. The medicinal plants used by Sri Vaishnavas of Doddakyatanahally village are depicted by botanical name, local name, parts used, administration, method of preparation and specific indications of the medicine

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Traditional Medicine and Sri Vaishnavas and Health Care and Medicinal Plants
Subjects: A Arts and Humanities > Anthropology
Divisions: Department of > Anthropology
Depositing User: Shrirekha N
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2019 06:15
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2019 06:15
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/4859

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