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Bloodletting points and moxa points on the human body. Gouache painting, Tibet.

Credit: Wellcome Collection

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The chart indicates points on the body which are important according to Saṅs-rgyas rGya-mtsh's medical textbook "Vaiḍurya sṄon po" of the 17th century, which is a commentary on the rGyud bźi ("Four tantras")

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1 painting : gouache on canvas ; sheet 36 x 25.5 cm

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  • Tibetan

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Bloodletting points and moxa points on the human body. Gouache painting, Tibet. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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