TITLE

Folk medicinal plants of the Nagas in India

AUTHOR(S)
Changkija, Sapu
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Asian Folklore Studies;1999, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Offers information on folk medicinal plants used by the Naga indigenous tribes in Nagaland, India. Nagas' beliefs and folk practices as based on past experience with various diseases and their cures; Local and scientific names of the plants; Description of how the Nagas use 109 plant species for medicinal purposes.
ACCESSION #
2684912

 

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