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Tasawur of Malay medicine In Malay traditional medicine book

Kamarudin, Mohd. Qayyuum and Ripin, Mohd. Nasir and Haron, Zulkiflee and Mustafa, Norhissam (2020) Tasawur of Malay medicine In Malay traditional medicine book. UMRAN (International Journal of Islamic and Civilizational Studies), 3 (2). pp. 39-54. ISSN 2289-8204


Official URL: https://dx.doi.org/10.11113/umran2020.6n3-2.420


This study is an attempt to present a holistic Malay medicine practice covering the whole aspects of human life in terms of psychological, emotional, mental and physical. A clear relevance between Malay medicine and the Islamic medicine is also to be presented in this study. The method of treatment and practice of Malay medicine which are wanted to be highlighted in this study is an element have has been already presence in the Malay medical system ever since a long time ago and has continued to be practiced today. The treatment methods described in this study are such as life therapy, massage therapy, bath therapies, herbal therapies and also newborn care and postnatal care practices. However, Malay medicine emphasizes the prevention of disease through the practice of self-care in life therapy rather than the aspect of disease treatment. Hence, through research that has been increasingly done by researchers and academicians today is expected to further developing in Malay medicine knowledge so that it can be applied towards cure various diseases of society today.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Malay medicine practices, Islamic medicine, prevention of disease, disease treatment
Subjects:B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc
Divisions:Islamic Civilisation
ID Code:85532
Deposited By: Fazli Masari
Deposited On:30 Jun 2020 08:50
Last Modified:30 Jun 2020 08:50

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