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Come join us on this herbal walk to: - Familiarize yourself with a wide range of native plants and herbs - Learn to identify herbs by sight, smell, and taste - Gain insight into the techniques and practices of traditional and contemporary Balinese herbal healing - Explore various methods for diagnosing and treating common ailments - Learn how you can interpret various plants effects for individual constitution - Be Introduced to the plants that are used for first aid, emergencies and the treatment of chronic illnesses Balinese people have maintained our ancient relationship to the natural world. It is an integral part of our life and culture. For centuries Balinese have used a wide range of native plants & herbs for therapeutic, medicinal & health enhancing purposes. This herb walk is a unique opportunity to explore the prolific plant life that flourishes here. The herb walk takes about 3.5 hours, including a short break at an organic restaurant. In addition to discovering herbs that grow along the edges of the sawahs, you will learn about the methods that the farmers use to cultivate rice and about the rich history & culture of farming in Bali. Although it doesn’t seem obvious how ownership of the farmlands are established, narrow Subak irrigation channels and different ground levels apparently delineate who owns what patch of land. Lilir believes it is crucial for young people to spend time working in the rice fields to get a feel for their land and to learn how they are connected to it. Unfortunately, many are reluctant to embrace the old ways when new technology beckons. Similarly, when it comes to treatment of ailments, most young people seek cures through modern medicines, eschewing traditional methods. Come learn the traditional way with us.

Come join us on this herbal walk to: - Familiarize yourself with a wide range of native plants and herbs - Learn to identify herbs by sight, smell, and taste - Gain insight into the techniques and practices of traditional and contemporary Balinese herbal healing - Explore various methods for diagnosing and treating common ailments - Learn how you can interpret various plants effects for individual constitution - Be Introduced to the plants that are used for first aid, emergencies and the treatment of chronic illnesses Balinese people have maintained our ancient relationship to the natural world. It is an integral part of our life and culture. For centuries Balinese have used a wide range of native plants & herbs for therapeutic, medicinal & health enhancing purposes. This herb walk is a unique opportunity to explore the prolific plant life that flourishes here. The herb walk takes about 3.5 hours, including a short break at an organic restaurant. In addition to discovering herbs that grow along the edges of the sawahs, you will learn about the methods that the farmers use to cultivate rice and about the rich history & culture of farming in Bali. Although it doesn’t seem obvious how ownership of the farmlands are established, narrow Subak irrigation channels and different ground levels apparently delineate who owns what patch of land. Lilir believes it is crucial for young people to spend time working in the rice fields to get a feel for their land and to learn how they are connected to it. Unfortunately, many are reluctant to embrace the old ways when new technology beckons. Similarly, when it comes to treatment of ailments, most young people seek cures through modern medicines, eschewing traditional methods. Come learn the traditional way with us.

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