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This section presents a list of terms and concepts relevant to the discussion on medical knowledge and its transmission, professionalisation, and questions of identity among Tibetans across geographical and national boundaries in diverse contexts of Tibetan culture and theme of connections between various body images, practices, and cosmologies in Tibetan societies. The entries are arranged in alphabetical order.

Keywords: medical knowledge; Tibetan culture; Tibetan societies



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