Welcome to TME
TME - Tibetan Medicine Education center is a non-profit organization dedicated to the transmission and preservation of traditional Tibetan medicine and its related sciences to the West. Its purpose is to not only teach the Tibetan medicine traditional concepts and salient characteristics, but also to share and be the witness of its contemporary practice and developments all around the world. It is directed and led by Prof. Pasang Yonten Arya T. Sherpa. [more]
On Saturday, April 25, a massive 7.8- magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. In particular, the capital of Kathmandu and surrounding remote villages have suffered tremendous loss of life and damage to property. Present estimates are that more than 5,000 people have been killed and 10,000 injured. There is an immediate need to help the survivors of the earthquake.
TME is unable to accept donations in support of Nepal earthquake relief efforts, and is not affiliated with any relief organization. However, if you are able, and have not yet done so, please consider donating to aid the efforts in Nepal of your favorite relief organization. Below are a few organizations that are providing relief to the earthquake survivors, that you may also wish to consider:
Doctors without Borders (Medicins sans Frontières)
Swiss solidarity (La chaîne du Bonheur)
Under the Microscope:
The headache phenomenon and the view of Tibetan Medicine
It is with the greatest of pleasure, that we announce the start of a new program of online advanced courses.
IN THEIR OWN WORDS
Thoughts and perspectives of a few students on their just completed 3-years of online study of Tibetan Medicine.
THE BILE HUMOR
The Bile humor is one of the three humors described in Tibetan Medicine. It is based on the energy of fire and is an essential life support.