The Resource Marma therapy, Ernst Schrott, J. Ramanuja Raju, and Stefan Schrott ; translated by Marek Lorys

Marma therapy, Ernst Schrott, J. Ramanuja Raju, and Stefan Schrott ; translated by Marek Lorys

Label
Marma therapy
Title
Marma therapy
Statement of responsibility
Ernst Schrott, J. Ramanuja Raju, and Stefan Schrott ; translated by Marek Lorys
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The theory and practice of Marma therapy is explained in this book with step-by-step full colour instructions. This Ayurvedic form of gentle massage can help with everything from headaches and back pain, to exam nerves and skin problems
Member of
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
615.538
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R127.2.S3713
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Marma therapy, Ernst Schrott, J. Ramanuja Raju, and Stefan Schrott ; translated by Marek Lorys
Publication
Note
Translated from the German
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 140-141) and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Marma Therapy -- Dr. Ernst Schrott, Dr. J. Ramanuja Raju and Stefan Schrott, Translated by Marek Lorys; Preface; Gentle Therapy for the Energy Points; Marmas and the Healing Power of Your Hands; Prana, the healing energy; Sensors for finer perception and power centres ; The primordial sound of creation vibrates in the Marmas; Cosmic switchboards; How many Marmas are there? ; The Order and Structure of the Marmas; The five administrative districts of the seven main energy centres; The entire body is reflected in your hands and feet ; The three super-ministries; Ayurvedic Principles and Marmas
  • Marmas and the three DoshasThe three Doshas briefly characterized; Subdoshas -- Five subtypes of the bioregulators; The Marma Point -- Principal Control Centre; Classification of Marmas by the consequences of injury; Differences between Marmas according to the predominant tissue type; Types of Marma Therapy; Different Treatment Methods; Proper touch heals ; Applying ointments, herbs and oils to a Marma point; Rasayanas -- rejuvenation remedies of Ayurveda; Oil bath on a Marma ; Treatment through the five senses ; Marmas respond to sound and music ; Marmas and meditation
  • The Marmas of the pelvis along the lumbar spine The large Marma of the back -- Brihati; The Marma of the shoulder blade [PQ5] -- Amsaphalaka ; The shoulder-neck Marma -- Amsa ; The Marmas of Head and Neck; The neck Marmas -- Nila, Manya and Sira Matrika ; The eye Marmas -- Avarta and Apanga ; The ear Marma -- Vidhura ; The neck Marma -- Krikatika ; Further Reading and Useful Addresses; Index; Acknowledgements; About the authors; Blank Page
  • The heart of the hand -- Talahridaya The wrist Marma -- Manibandha; The forearm Marma -- Indrabasti ; The Elbow Marma -- Kurpara ; Further Marmas on the arm ; The Marma between the toes -- Kshipra ; The heart of the foot -- Talahridaya ; The ankle Marma -- Gulpha ; The calf Marma -- Indrabasti ; The knee Marma -- Janu; Further Marmas on the leg ; The Seven Mahamarmas and Marmas of the Chest; The pelvic floor Marma -- Guda ; The bladder Marma -- Basti ; The navel Marma -- Nabhi ; The great heart Marma -- Hridaya ; Additional Marmas in the chest area; Marmas of the Pelvis and Back
  • Yoga, Mudras and breathing exercises The Yagya ceremony ; Treatment Techniques ; General Rules for Marma Treatment ; Preparing for a treatment; The importance of pressure in massage ; The strokes ; The number of massage strokes -- the 1-3-5-7 format ; The significance and effects of fingers and the palm of the hand; Marmas inside and out -- a harmonious partnership; Choosing the right oil ; The order of treatment of individual Marmas ; Tips for self-treatment ; Tips for partner treatment ; Marmas: Meaning and Treatment; Marmas on the Arms and Legs; The Marmas between the fingers -- Kshipra
Control code
ocn935681528
Edition
English language edition
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857012463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations
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  • jessicakingsleypublishers9780857012463
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.b34464311
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)935681528
  • pebc0857012460

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