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Herbal remedies for improved health, longevity

  • Slamet Susanto

    The Jakarta Post

Bantul, Yogyakarta | Wed, March 5 2008 | 02:17 am
Herbal remedies for improved health, longevity

PREMIUM Suwarmi prepares traditional jamu in her home. Kiringan residents make a living from the manufacture and sale of jamu gendong -- medicinal herbs that are sold from door to door. (JP/Slamet Susanto) Kampong Jamu, or the village of medicinal herbs, is the name people refer to when they are talking about the village of Kiringan, in Bantul, Yogyakarta. For the past century or so, Kirin...