The Lost Language of Plants: The Ecological Importance of Plant Medicines to Life on Earth

The Lost Language of Plants: The Ecological Importance of Plant Medicines to Life on Earth

Stephen Harrod Buhner

this may be crucial e-book you are going to learn this 12 months. round the workplace at Chelsea eco-friendly it really is often called the "pharmaceutical Silent Spring." recognized writer, instructor, lecturer, and herbalist Stephen Harrod Buhner has produced a e-book that's bound to generate controversy. It includes 3 parts:

A critique of technological medication, and particularly the hazards to the surroundings posed by way of prescribed drugs and different artificial components that individuals use in reference to health and wellbeing care and private physique care.
A new examine Gaia thought, together with an evidence that vegetation are the unique chemistries of Gaia and people phytochemistries are the basic communications community for the Earth's ecosystems.
Extensive documentation of ways vegetation speak their therapeutic characteristics to people and different animals. Western tradition has obliterated so much people's ability to understand those messages, yet this publication additionally includes necessary details on how we will repair our schools of perception.
The booklet will impact readers on rational and emotional planes. it truly is grounded in either a brand new Age non secular sensibility and difficult technology. whereas many of the author's claims may perhaps strike conventional thinkers as outlandish, Buhner offers his arguments with such authority and documentation that the medical underpinnings, notwithstanding unconventional, are thoroughly credible.

The total impression is a strong, eye-opening expos' of the possibility that our allopathic Western scientific approach, together with our unquestioning religion in technology and expertise, poses to the first life-support platforms of the planet. At a time once we are preoccupied with the terrorist assaults and the potential for organic conflict, maybe it's time to take heed to the planet. This publication is vital studying for a person interested by the kingdom of our surroundings, the country of wellbeing and fitness care, and our cultural sanity.

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