Post Tagged : medical

A Healing Hand: Bali Organisations Improving Health on the Island

Bali's Unsung Heroes | Aug 06, 2018

Underneath the glamorous life of Bali, there is another layer of this island that many of us are not aware of or decide to ignore; the enormous scale of poverty. Extreme poverty forces these unfortunate people to struggle with daily life, even down to the most basic food necessities. It is not easy to find […]

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Pan Kaler, Balinese Healer

Culture | Jun 11, 2018

There are in Bali several kinds of traditional healers. The closest to the Western idea of a doctor is the balian usada: his knowledge rests on the control and knowledge of sacred lontar books and on the availability of medicinal herbs he alone knows where to collect and how to concoct. Although the potency of […]

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