yoruba medicine - yoruba name for medicinal plants

Yoruba names for herbs and plants – Nigerian medicine

Yoruba Medicine – History  The medical traditions of the Yoruba people of western Nigeria developed within a culture that deeply respects and venerates ancestors. The orishas, or gods of the Yoruba, were former ancestors such as Oduduwa, the legendary ancestor of all Yoruba people, and his son Ogun. Respect for family and ancestors is so …

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About quartz crystal benefits and properties

About Quartz Crystal ~ Powerful Benefits and 27 Configurations

FACTS Group: Silicates  Crystal system: Monoclinic or Orthorhombic Chemical formula: Cu2H2Si2O5(OH)4 Hardness: 2 -4  Density: 2 – 2.4  Cleavage: None Fracture: Conchoidal  Colour: Blue to Green Streak: White to Green Lustre: Vitreous to waxy Fluorescence:  None Quartz makes up more than 12% of the earths crust. In addition to being one of the most abundant minerals …

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Crystal therapy ~ crystals for guidance

Healing with Crystals ~ Chakras and Crystal Therapy ~ Benefits

Just about all clocks and watches use quartz as a component. That is because quartz vibrates at a specific rate, never any faster nor slower, and this is where your watch or clock gets it’s timing. Different crystals however vibrate at different rates. Scientists have long known, that at the atomic level, everything is energy. …

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Egyptian hieroglyphics - the origins of writing

The origins of writing

As you read this, you are taking advantage of an invaluable communications tool that has its roots in ancient Mesopotamia 3000 years ago: the written word. But accepted therories on the origin of writing are in question since a 1998 discovery. At the time Reuters reported a German archaeologist’s Egyptian hieroglyphic find which gave rise …

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