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Tao Yin ~ Love Your Spine

Tao Yin is an energy-enlivening exercise that originates from Taoism, China’s oldest philosophical system. Taoism in essence is about the harmony of humans and nature. There is no separation between our physical. emotional, psychological and spiritual selves. Tao Yin is an internal art, a very effective way to cultivate the energy of body, mind and…

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5 Elements ~ Wood ~ Energy Rising

In olden times Taoists observed nature and identified five basic patterns of energy in the external universe, correlating to our internal universe. They organised these into the five elements of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. Each element relates to a season, organ, emotions, sense organ, taste, temperature, sound, colour and a direction! These patterns…