Jamupedia

Tracing back Records of Jamu Nusantara in Javanese and Balinese Manuscripts

Lately, many people hunted jamu for an immune-boosting drink so that they are not susceptible to disease. Many people are ...[More]

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Calm Yourself with Maternity Pilis

If you live in the Java region, you may be familiar with the use of pilis by post-partum mothers. Especially ...[More]

Bir Pletok, Won’t Make You Drunk, It’s Rich in Betawi Spices Instead

Bir pletok emerged during the Dutch colonial administration. At that time the Dutch aristocrats had a habit of serving beer, ...[More]

‘Scientification’ of Jamu, the Jamu Proving Ground in the Scientific Field

Public knowledge about plants for medicine has been empirically proven from generations, since ancient times. This local wisdom in this ...[More]

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Param, the Timeless Traditional Javanese Herbs

Quoted from perpusnas.go.id, param comes from the Javanese language, parem, which means a mixture of rice and kencur (galangal) or ...[More]

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Pala, a Natural Way to Get Rid of Insomnia

Insomnia (sleeping difficulties) is not a dangerous health problem; it can’t even be said as a disease. However, insomnia can ...[More]

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Pijat Urut: A Long-tested Massage Therapy for You to Try

Once the firm fingers touch the acupoints on your body, you immediately feel far more relaxed. The aches disappear and ...[More]

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Kerokan: Facts and Myths

As one of the popular traditional therapy in local community, there are many information about kerokan (coin rubbing) circulate around ...[More]

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Param After Giving Birth: Is It Safe?

Quoted from perpusnas.go.id, comes from the Javanese language which means a mixture of rice and kencur (galangal) or other spices ...[More]

Jamu Cekok to Restore Your Child’s Appetite

Cekok is a term from the Javanese language. It means to squeeze jamu directly and forcibly into the mouth of ...[More]