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09 Jhankri




From time immemorial, Jhankris, as the Nepalese faith healers & medicine men are called, have given medical care to the rural people, They are magico – religious specialists, part herbalist, part priests. Their technique is spiritual rather biological, relying on the belief that ghosts and spirits are the causes of the illness. Treatment begins using the slow beating of the drums, which is presented by Artist Khel Bahadur Lama in Dhangro (Drum) and Narendra Ale plays Dhangla (Ghanti).

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    01. Taking Refuge in Buddha, Dharma, Sangha, Master Lama
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    PDCST 08 – mp3
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