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Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute

The Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute (TMAI), also known as Men-Tsee-Khang (Men = medicine, Tsee = Astrology, Khang = House/Centre), is a charitable, cultural and educational institution that functions under the guidance and support of His Holiness Dalai Lama, in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the leading centers for the study and promotion of Tibetan medicine (one of the world's oldest known medical traditions) and Astro science.

The institute works to maintain the traditions of Tibetan Medicine by conducting training for doctors and producing the necessary medicine for its 42 branch clinics in India and Nepal. There are departments for Herbal Product Research, Materia Medica Research, Pharmacology, Clinical Research and Astrology.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Kangra
Location: Dharamsala    


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