Encyclopedia of Thai Massage: A Complete Guide to Traditional Thai Massage Therapy and Acupressure

Encyclopedia of Thai Massage: A Complete Guide to Traditional Thai Massage Therapy and Acupressure

C. Pierce Salguero, David Roylance


Drawing from Thai background, cultural experiences, Buddhist faith, and yogic practices, in addition to a contemporary knowing of anatomy and body structure, this guidebook bridges the distance among conception and perform whereas offering bodywork because it is known in Thailand—as a healing scientific technology. featuring exact research of every step in a Thai therapeutic massage regimen, the heritage, non secular traditions, and moral codes are provided in a fascinating, casual type. a number of pictures and diagrams illustrate the range of ideas used, and examples of exercises for treating particular issues are mentioned. up-to-date with new structure, images, and extended textual content, this exhaustive guide is entire with a piece at the major strength meridians and diagrams of acupressure issues, making it the precise instrument to accompany somebody learning this renowned therapeutic modality.

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