Yogis, Ayurveda, and Kayakalpa

How should we read claims about health and well-being which defy common sense?  Are claims of extreme longevity to be viewed as fraudulent, or as pushing the boundaries of possibility for the human body?  This article will consider the narrative and context around a particularly well-publicized inci...
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Suzanne Newcombe [VerfasserIn]

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Electronic Article

Language:

English ; Sanskrit

Published:

2017

Containing Work:

In: History of Science in South Asia - University of Alberta, 2016, 5(2017), 2, Seite 85-120

Containing Work:

volume:5 ; year:2017 ; number:2 ; pages:85-120

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https://doi.org/10.18732/hssa.v5i2.29 [kostenfrei]

https://doaj.org/article/4483fd3993e04009a098298173c1359f [kostenfrei]

https://journals.library.ualberta.ca/hssa/index.php/hssa/article/view/29 [kostenfrei]

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DOI / URN:

10.18732/hssa.v5i2.29

Catalog id:

DOAJ018582370

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