Author: Jan Scholten
“Curiosity is the father of discovery“
Provings have been the first and main source for remedy pictures from the beginning of homeopathy. They are very useful, especially in case of unknown remedies and families.
Provings are done to get a start of the remedy picture and to be able to prescribe them. It is like a discovery journey into unknown territories. One has to have a glimpse of a remedy in order to be able to develop the remedy picture.
There are many proving methods:
The theory of provings clarifies the advantages and disadvantages of the different proving methods. The proving qualities become clear.
A proving is a process in which the remedy picture can unfold and discovered. In this process one can discern basically 3 phases.