Medicine of the Cherokee: The Way of Right Relationship

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By J. T. Garrett

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

Medicine of the Cherokee: The Way of Right Relationship

ABOUT J. T. Garrett

J. T. Garrett
J.T. Garrett, Ed.D., and his son, Michael Garrett, Ph.D., are members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee from North Carolina. As students and teachers of Indian Medicine, they draw on the ancient wisdom teachings of their Medicine Elders on the Cherokee Reservation in the Great Smoky Mountain More...



Discover the holistic experience of human life from the elder teachers of Cherokee Medicine. With stories of the Four Directions and the Universal Circle, these once-secret teachings offer us wisdom on circle gatherings, natural herbs and healing, and ways to reduce stress in our daily lives.

"Medicine of the Cherokee will be a valuable addition to the library of anyone striving to become a true human being."

Steven McFadden, author of Profiles in Wisdom: Native Elders Speak About the Earth

"The truth, beauty, and simplicity of this book are almost overwhelming. The Garretts have captured the essence of mind, body, soul, and spirit healing through harmony and balance. All who read it will greatly benefit from its depth of sharing the old ways in new understandings."

Oh Shinnah Fast Wolf, Native American ceremonial teacher and author of Goddess as the Weaver of Life