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Said: Proust

October 19, 2011
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“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”

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Faces of Qi

April 21, 2011
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It’s easy to become confused about qi if you don’t have any experience with the Chinese language.

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Spiritual Progress

April 5, 2011
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Spiritual Progress

To make certain types of spiritual progress we have to fool the demons, divert the mischevious elementals. There are many ways to do this. One of the best, if you wish to empty the mind of thoughts, it to fill the mind with thoughts. How can this be? After all, you might say, the...

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Qigong Meditation

April 4, 2011
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Qigong Meditation

This is a nice meditation/Qigong book that concentrates on what many people think is a key Qigong exercise, the circulation of the Microcosmic Orbit. Meditation in the Qigong sense is a little different than pure religious meditation which might be practiced by a Buddhist or a Taoist. Here is a good introduction to the...

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Qigong Empowerment: A Guide to Medical, Taoist, Buddhist and Wushu Energy Cultivation

April 2, 2011
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Qigong Empowerment: A Guide to Medical, Taoist, Buddhist and Wushu Energy Cultivation

This is a great reference for many aspects of Qigong. In 348 pages most of the major categories of Qigong are discussed. Here are topics such as Medical Qigong, Martial Arts Qigong, Taoist Qigong, and the basics and principles or Qigong practice. The over all picture is comprehensive and, for most people who develop...

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Swim like a Dragon

April 1, 2011
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Swim like a Dragon

The Swimming Dragon is a great way to learn a basic and simple Qigong. Essentially all you do is clap yor hands together and then move in the manner of a dragon swimming through the stratosphere. Great fun and enlivening movements. SWIMMING DRAGON: A Chinese Way to Fitness, Beautiful Skin, Weight Loss, and High...

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Bigfoot and QG

March 26, 2011
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Bigfoot and QG

There’s a great scene in Close Encounters that perfectly shows the dangers of speaking out loud about the fringes of normal reality.

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Fire and Water

March 24, 2011
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Fire and Water

Chinese philosophy can be like a labyrinth in the dark.

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Relieving Back Pain with Chinese Qigong

February 4, 2011
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Young or old, sedentary or athletic; it is likely that you will experience some sort of back pain injury in your lifetime. Since the spine is the root of all motion, a healthy back is vital to well-being.

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The Art and Practice of Loving

February 2, 2011
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The Art and Practice of Loving

Cunningly designed, this book takes your through most manifestations of the act and art of loving...

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A Course in Chinese Astrology

January 25, 2011
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Click here to see the new Chinese Astrology course held by Narrye Caldwell L.Ac. February to March of 2011. CEU’s available.

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Year of the Metal Rabbit, 2011 | JOURNEYS

January 4, 2011
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Here we have it, the path ahead  for the uphopping Year of the Rabbit. Learn when to jump into those boltholes and when to raise your head and look around for predators or some juicy lettuce … All supplied by one of our authors, Narrye Caldwell, Licensed Acupuncturist. Year of the Metal Rabbit, 2011...

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Read: Rigid

December 28, 2010
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Read: Rigid

“Rigidity of the ego-shell is one of the malformations of the afflicted I; the opposite one is that often with no protective shell whatever. If in the former case the “vessel of life” is too tight, in the latter no proper vessel has ever been formed. Such as it is, it leaks everywhere.  Its...

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Life Purpose

December 28, 2010
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“A person’s life purpose is nothing more than to rediscover, through the detours of art, or love, or passionate work, those one or two images in the presence of which his or her heart first opened.” Albert Camus

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Said Meredith

December 22, 2010
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Dirge in Woods A wind sways the pines, And below Not a breath of wild air; Still as the mosses that glow On the flooring and over the lines Of the roots here and there. The pine-tree drops its dead; They are quiet, as under the sea. Overhead, overhead Rushes life in a race,...

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