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Introduction to Tibetan Medicine

  • Sorig Khang Olympia 101 Rogers Street Northwest Olympia, WA, 98502 United States (map)

Public Talk with Frederico Trancoso

Free of charge

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Also known as Sowa-Rigpa, Tibetan Medicine, is a centuries-old traditional philosophy, science, and healing  system with its own diagnostic and techniques and an integral part of Tibetan culture. It combines Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine, Himalayan folk cures, Buddhist doctrine and its concept of "three poisons;" and restoring the equilibrium, harmony and balance to the body, speech and mind. In this talk we will be introduced to the distinct Tibetan methods of healing and its applications.

Frederico Trancoso is an acupuncturist and Physical Therapist in his homeland (Brazil) and a  Chaplain. He has trained in Tibetan Buddhism for twenty-three years and has completed extensive Vajrayana retreats. He has been a student of Dr Nida since 2009 having spiritual modalities of as his main field of study.

Earlier Event: September 19
Ati Yoga: Body, Speech, and Mind
Later Event: October 20
Yuthok's Healing Activities