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Teachings of Tara

Sacred Place and Human Wellbeing in the Shimla Hills

Jonathan Miles-Watson

of Tara is the Green Tara, whose accompanying mantra invokes both bodily healing and spiritual salvation. To recite this mantra is to ask Tara (through her compassion) to remove the obstacles to our attainment of a deep contentment and serenity ( Hale

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Greagh Smith, Conal McCarthy, Bronwyn Labrum, Ken Arnold, Dominique Poulot, Jill Haley, Jun Wei, and Safua Akeli Amaama

curatorial lenses and “comes closer to the original meaning of the word curare (to heal): the wounds of history, memories of the leprosarium, and the moai , the giant stone figures, who are not dead but can be seen as patients who are alive and in need of

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Heidi Hakkarainen

greatest homeopath: it heals mere symptoms and these only with the smallest doses. There are individual institutions for individual crimes of society, just as there are individual compassionate hearts for the suffering of individuals. However, the world has

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Immigrant Sanctuary or Danger

Health Care and Hospitals in the United States

Beatrix Hoffman

Europe both to heal the sick and, as the word hospital itself shows, to provide hospitality to travelers. (The words hostel and hotel also share the same root, the Latin hospes meaning guest or host.) The special emphasis on welcoming traveling

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Air in Unexpected Places

Metabolism, Design, and the Making of an ‘African’ Aircrete

Michael Degani

Seminar of Jacques Lacan Book VII . Trans. D. Cooper . New York : Routledge , 270 – 290 . Langwick , S. A. 2018 . ‘ A Politics of Habitability: Plants, Healing, and Sovereignty in a Toxic World ’. Cultural Anthropology 33 ( 3 ): 415 – 443

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A gendered ethnography of elites

Women, inequality, and social reproduction

Luna Glucksberg

, which were brought to bear by the instructor to allow the healing and continued functioning of a highly paid, successful woman. Finally, we turn to Aurora, who worked as a carer for very wealthy, old, and infirm individuals. She explicitly argued that

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Pathways to Empowerment

The Social Quality Approach as a Foundation for Person-Centered Interventions

Judith R. L. M. Wolf and Irene E. Jonker

). Hope has been proven to be a protective and healing factor ( Deci and Ryan 2000 ). Hope consists of two elements: (1) an appraisal of one's capability and determination to achieve a goal—this so-called hope agency refers to knowing your personal

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Gender and Empire

The Imprisonment of Women in Eighteenth-Century Siberia

Gwyn Bourlakov

nastoiatelia monastyria mitropolitu v Tobol'sk o soderzhanii manakhini Iusupovoi , 1742–43 , l. 4 92 Muscovite law did not view the imprisonment of those deemed insane to be punishment, rather a step in spiritual and bodily healing. See Levin, “Prison or

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Financialization from the margins

Notes on the incorporation of Argentina's subproletariat into consumer credit (2009–2015)

Hadrien Saiag

labor incomes were obtained through informal economic activities: Esteban works as a DVD street vendor, while Paola sells homemade dolls and works as a healer from her house (this last activity is not badly paid, but its incomes are very irregular). At

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Interruptions: Challenges and Innovations in Exhibition-Making

The Second World Museologies Workshop, National Museum of Ethnology (MINPAKU), Osaka, December 2019

Laura Osorio Sunnucks, Nicola Levell, Anthony Shelton, Motoi Suzuki, Gwyneira Isaac, and Diana E. Marsh

something that transcends the preservation of history, culture, and identity, enabling people today to heal and redefine their relationships with each other and the world, and thereby move forward together. In this way, Collison asserted that Saahlinda Naay