Out of a total of 24 Mannan tribal settlements in Idukki district only two ISBN: Ethnobotany and Medicinal Plants Materials and. ethnobotanical study carried out among the tribal groups of Periyar Tiger Reserve Keywords: Ethnogynecology, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Kerala, Mannan tribes. Fardous Mohammad Safiul Azam, Anup Biswas, Abdul Mannan, Nusrat Anik . G. J. Martin, Ethnobotany: A “People and Plants” Conservation.

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A small evergreen tree 4. A temporary altar is prepared on the raised ground with specially designed sticks of Piro grass and bamboo and many other sacred plant leaves. Support Center Support Center. The plant is a protector of the family.

Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Very rare Oldenlandia corymbosa L. Today the Chuukese love stick is sold primarily as a tourist attraction. The survey was conducted in the official language of Bangladesh, Bengali language, from January to December A large, scandent, ever green shrub with prickles, shrubs or woody climbers, leaves compound, flowers yellow, fruits reddish, subglobose.

Epidemiology of snakebite in Bangladesh. The following is a language cross-reference for plants held in a traditional plant garden on Pohnpei. Fresh leaves extract of about 2 teaspoonfuls is given 4—6 times a day. Leaves are used in Malaria.

All over the world the indigenous people have protected the biodiversity with which they have symbiotic relationship [ 6 ]. Introduction Human beings need food for survival and to satiate their hunger.


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The families dthnobotany larger number of listed medicinal plant species include Verbenaceae for ten speciesfollowed by Papilionaceae and Euphorbiaceae five to each species, Apocynaceae and Asteraceae four species to each, Acanthaceae, Amaranthaceae, Asclepiadaceae, Lamiaceae, and Malvaceae three species to each.

To treat sinus congestion associated with a cold, take a steam bath by placing branches with leaves into boiling water in a pot.

These pictures have not been published previously. Maharashtra, India [ 73 ] 37 Ficus racemosa L. Where a word is used repeatedly in mananns section, sometimes only the lead instance is provided the Kitti alternate.

We also acknowledge the help provided by the Principal, C. If this trend continues their rich traditional knowledge will be lost along with their death. Ethnobotanh Komora; DCH There exists a third line, the line that was once the traditional religious leaders.

Even where knowledge is commonly known, acknowledgment of the source of the cure or treatment mannans always be given. All plants used in Apong preparation have certain medicinal properties. No one chemical compound generates the effects: However, among those possibly the most toxic one is Abrus precatorius.

Indegenous animal healthcare practices from Udaipur district, Rajasthan. It may be noted that the literacy rate ethnobotay the surveyed population was observed to be lower than the Upazila average. Corn from Kansas, chestnuts from Polynesia, cashew nuts from India, cloves and nutmeg from Celebes, alligator pears from Hawaii, lichee nuts from China, Brazil nuts from Brazil, oranges from California, jack fruit from Malaya, mangosteen from Borneo, aloe vera and pomegranate were also brought in.


Root paste is applied as an antidote to snakebite. Available Gomphostemma parviflora Wall. This type of knowledge should be considered private and be kept that way. Gymnosperms are able to store water and many species are able to withstand long periods without rainfall. The materials ethnoboatny for observing Dobur Uie are kept in the leaf or leaf sheath dishes. Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice. The transitive form of it on the other hand is doakoa.

The villagers soon began to lay out rice paddies as well as vegetable plots; nearby, Nantaku leased land for the cultivation of pineapples; and on the southern edge of the settlement the Wakamoto Company started a cassava plantation. Then the sacrifices of the animals like pigs and fowls are done. The authors declare that there is no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this paper. Published online Jun 2.