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Food and Beverage

Hunnu, like any other nomads, consumed animal originated products. In addition, they did hunting, fishing and grew their food. Zhonghan Yue of Han dynasty who surrendered to the Hunnu wrote “Hunnu people eat meat, drink milk and make clothes from animal skin”. It was said that Hunnu milk and Airag are better than Chinese...

Archeological Findings Related to Medical Practice

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Tools for bloodletting and piercing As mentioned in chapter 48, entitled “Characteristics of skeleton” in the book ’’Lunar King for Medicine and External Therapy” (Somaraja), “Different illness roots are shown on the peak of the eastern Azud mountain, seeing, asking, touching are on the peak of the Southern Gunesh mountain, tonic prescription is on the...

Origin of the “Four Medical Tantras”

Some Mongolian and foreign scientists have made surveys on “Four Medical Tantras” and published their works about when it was written, who wrote it, and how it is transmitted to us. For example: Lkhundendash, Darmuu Maaranba Luvsanchoidog (1982, revised version), Vandan (1990), Sh.Bold (2005). We know that the main Tibetan medical creations of the...

Shamannism

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Shamanism is the earliest religious practice in Mongolia. There has not been clear definition of shamanism whether it is religion. However, nowadays, it is formulated as religion as it includes religious components. Researcher O. Purev wrote a book on this topic and named his book as Shamanist Religion of Mongolia (2006). Researchers tend to...

Clothing, Food and Beverage Clothing and Health

According to Chinese records and archeological findings, Hunnu hat, sash, boots were inherited by Xianbe, Nirun and, furthermore, 13 century Mongols and modem Mongols. Hunnu’s appearance was described in Jin shu which was published in the 648. It says about Hunnu kings “they are handsome, 8 chi 4 cun tall, have 3 chi 6 cun...
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Mongolian Empire

“ALTANGEREL” Sutra (MAHAYANA), Chapter 24 on the “Healing of all Ailments”

The “Altangerel,” sutra has been passed down respected and regarded as a superior shrine to the Mongols, a translation of one of the Buddha’s teachings. About 1000 years ago the 21st, 29th, and 31st chapters of the “Altangerel,” sutra were translated into Chinese, Uigur, Tibetan and the Japanese languages in a brief and detailed...

Shatumusu and his “Experimented Prescription of Biligt Khulsan Tankhim

This is one of the biggest medicinal prescription creations of Yuan Dynasty. Chinese scholars appreciated Shatumusu, a Mongolian lord placed in Jang Chin Jung of Jangshi region during Yesuntumur Khaan’s (Taitin Khaan of Yuan Dynasty) period. Complete Writing of Four Foundations66 stated that Shatumusu or Shatimus is a Mongolian. During his assignment period in...

Restrictions for Pregnant Women.

On page 27 of the “Brief Practical Guide to Healthy Diet,” it was said that pregnant mothers must use “mind-food.” Of the entirely repent of reticence the main bodily strength will not be lost as slightly thinking flourishing candle in the front of chest as bright happiness, then to control their drinks will be...

Medical Art and Healling

Origin of the “Four Medical Tantras”

Some Mongolian and foreign scientists have made surveys on “Four Medical Tantras” and published their works about when it was written, who wrote it,...

Shamannism

Shamanism is the earliest religious practice in Mongolia. There has not been clear definition of shamanism whether it is religion. However, nowadays, it is...

The Origin of Moxibustion Treatment

During the 8th century C.E. the principal oriental medical book “Root Tantra” of “Four Medical Tantras” advocated to “heal khii (wind) using smear (to...

Obstetric Services in Ancient Mongolia

Ancient rock paintings, found in Mongolia give a glimpse into the life of the people, their struggles, their armaments and tools, in addition to...

Hunnu Empire