Heaven Earth and Human in Unity

What is “天人合一”, the so called unity of the heaven, earth and human”? The “天” sky here stands for nature and the universe. “人” people stand for us, the whole human being. “一” one, means unity. The word “合” has many meanings. In modern society, “合” has the meanings of “combination”, “cooperation”, “reasonable”, “conforming” andContinue reading “Heaven Earth and Human in Unity”

Qi and Blood are like Twin Brothers

Qi and Blood are like twin brothers. This intimate relationship makes them both irreplaceable to each other, mutually depend on, support, restrict, and complement each other. And this mutual relationship is just like the relationship between: Bones and MusclesHead and FeetMan and WomanWater and FireCurrent and VoltageElectricity and MagnetismOdd and EvenCore and SurfaceSun and MoonDayContinue reading “Qi and Blood are like Twin Brothers”

From Qi Monism to Yin and Yang

Ancient Chinese culture is the long-term precipitation and development of monistic system thought. Its fundamental theory is always about the change of the energy of Qi. “Yi Jing” and “Tao Te Ching” both tell us: Everything is inseparable from Yin and Yang, and it must have both Yin Qi and Yang Qi. Changes in theContinue reading “From Qi Monism to Yin and Yang”

How Much Life is For Anger?

There are 6 things we shall learn to forget as our age grows: Age: Don’t care too much about your age. A young mindset is more important than a young body. Modern science shows that a positive mindset can promote good health. Sickness: Forgetting about sickness does not mean giving up treatment. Too much anxiousContinue reading “How Much Life is For Anger?”

The Ancestor of Medicine Is Music

Beautiful music can cultivate people’s sentiments, purify people’s hearts, and give people wonderful enjoyment. But, do you know music might originally be created for healing? For the Chinese word “药”-medicine, if we look into its ancient way of spelling, it is “藥”. Unscramble this word “藥”, it contains two simple words: “草”-grass at the top,Continue reading “The Ancestor of Medicine Is Music”

Summer – Fire – Heart

The summer solstice is the most northerly day of the year, and it is the extreme northward movement of the sun. On this day, the northern hemisphere receives the most solar radiation, nearly twice that of the southern hemisphere. After the summer solstice, the altitude of the sun at noon began to decrease day byContinue reading “Summer – Fire – Heart”