Tradisi Pengobatan Betemas Suatu Kajian Etnografi Di Desa Sengkati Gedang Kecamatan Mersam Kabupaten Batanghari

Juraidah, AS.160955 and Hadi, Syamsu and Mailinar, Mailinar (2020) Tradisi Pengobatan Betemas Suatu Kajian Etnografi Di Desa Sengkati Gedang Kecamatan Mersam Kabupaten Batanghari. Skripsi thesis, UIN Sulthan Thaha Saifuddin Jambi.

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The tradition of medicine cannot be separated from culture. With technological advances in the health sector that are increasingly sophisticated and growing rapidly, not a few people still use traditional medical systems, one of which is the community in Sengkati Gedang Village, Mersam District, Batanghari Regency. The treatment system is called "Betemas" a traditional treatment system that is still maintained to cure various diseases. Starting from this problem the authors conducted research for the purpose of describing why the tradition of this Betemas treatment is still maintained today. Then how is the treatment procession and how it functions in the Betemas treatment system. This research is a qualitative research using descriptive method. Field data collection using interview, observation and documentation techniques. From the data the writer got in the field, it was concluded that the community still retains the Betemas tradition because betemas is a culture that was abandoned by ancestors and became a local cultural identity which is influenced by economic factors because this Batemas treatment does not cost a large amount so that making this Betemas treatment as first alternative in the treatment system. Betemas treatment system works to cure headaches, high fever, obstinacy and interference from spirits. Batemas treatment uses herbal ingredients that are obtained in nature, by performing several processes namely, Betemas turmeric, Betemas Bathing and Betemas Berabun.

Item Type: Thesis (Skripsi)
Keywords / Katakunci: Tradition, Traditional Medicine, Batemas, Function
Subjects: 2x6 Sosial dan Budaya > 2x6.9 Adat Istiadat
Divisions: Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora > Sejarah Peradaban Islam
Depositing User: Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2020 04:43
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2020 04:43

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