Activity 1. Project Launch-Brainstorm
We will use the Power Point Presentation and the link to the Griqua Shamman to give us some food for thought before we start our discussion. Consider the medicinal as well as the spiritual aspects presented.Used with kind permission from Ms E Rassmann, African culture expert.
File Type: MS PowerPoint Document: 2.25 M
“Give yourself time to wander in the soft light of your soul” AP
|The Griqua Shamman||His Apprentice||The teacher and the pupil|
Share an idea
What do we know about indigenous medicine ?
What do you know about indigenous medicine?
What do you want to know?
Where can you find out?
Who uses indigenous medicines?
Where can we get them?
What are they made from?
What are they used for?
I want to know everything about Sangomas. i am going to ask my Gogo(granny) when we go to the village to visit her.
03 May 2009
We all use medicines there no doubt about that, but what about those who do not have access to western/mordern
day docters? Well they go to sangomas /treditional healers and get healing
also known as indigenous medicines
26 Apr 2009
Mostly Sangomas,Indigenous healers,Traditional healers,The Khoisan,Health shops use indigenous medicines.I know you can get indigenous medicines in Muti shops but I would like to know how they make these medicines and which plants and herbs they use for these medicines.Some of the medicines are used for healing illnesses and life diturbing problems.
25 Apr 2009