Parable about Yin and Yang

Chinese parables are often very tricky, eloquent, and so folded in such a way that the devil himself will break his leg, and while you finish reading it to the end, you can fall down from boredom and deep sleep. However, it must be admitted that in such parables there is a lot of interesting things: the thoughts, the ancient wisdom of the people, and just funny stories come across. One of these parables [...]

Yellow Emperor and Cinema

The now famous Yellow Emperor (he is Huang Di) was not always so. Instead of a real historical personality, it was a mythical personality, born of the heavenly spirit, who did good to his mother. He destroyed all demons, was a member of the immortal group, united all of China into a single state, became the first emperor, carried out various reforms and was engaged in many others. For example, entered into [...]

Western or Eastern acupuncture?

I think everyone understands that between Western and Eastern medicine - if not the abyss, then such a solid break. What about the difference between western and eastern doctors? Of course, it is, even what. And nothing surprising, because we began to learn about Chinese culture only in the 20th century, and acupuncture gained a theoretical basis in Europe [...]

So what is Qi, Part III

In the previous two articles we tried to understand what Qi is, what it is eaten with and how tasty it is. Qi is a multifaceted and abstract concept, and with all of this, it is extremely concrete. That is why it has been used for thousands of years and helps in the treatment of a wide variety of diseases. Now we talk about Qi [...]

So what is Qi, ch.II

So, we will continue our ordeals on the path to the knowledge of subtle psychic energy, which, as we already understand, is Chi. Earlier we tried to find a clear and understandable explanation for this word, but we did not find anything concrete, solid “invisible energies” and a full stop. In general, it is clear that nothing is clear. In the second part of this article we will try to figure out what is [...]

So what is Qi?

We are all reasonable people and although there are those among us who love the esoteric, Castaneda, oriental chiropractors and generally believe in miracles, the majority are pragmatists, who give a concrete and clear definition. Therefore, it is not surprising that when learning about acupuncture and reading that it is based on the impact with the energy of Qi, many people ask a fair question - [...]

Energy Qi against aging

Since when does youth end its rapid flight and we are increasingly starting to think about health. And although the risk of getting sores with age is constantly increasing, but old age does not mean poor health. If you lead a youth in the right way of life, then in old age life will be full of colors. Many chronic diseases can be prevented by standard preventive measures. [...]

Traditional Chinese Medicine: Newbie Tips

This article is not intended for big fans of traditional Chinese medicine, who ate all the dogs in it (joke). While the experts are walking, we will talk with the newcomers about what it is - Chinese medicine and whether it is worth looking for a friend of the Chinese instead of visiting a district therapist. First of all, let's look at the three key delusions that often come to mind [...]